2019 Symposium on HPH & Environment

27th The International HPH Network Conference, Warsaw 2019

Workshop: Climate Change and Health- the Role of Health Care Professionals

Host by: Ming-Nan Lin, M.D.

 Chair of Task Force on HPH & Environment, International HPH Network

Vice Superintendent, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation

Dalin Tzu Chi Hospital

 

 

 

Time

Events

Speaker

Moderator

11:00-11:10

Opening Remarks

 

 

11:10-11:30

Planetary Health: Family doctors on the frontline

Dr. Alice McGushin

Vice Chair, World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA) Working Party on the Environment

Dr. Ming-Nan Lin

Chair of Task Force on HPH & Environment, International HPH Network

Vice Superintendent, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation Dalin Tzu Chi Hospital, Taiwan

11:30-11:50

Youth-led advocacy toward Environment, Climate Change & Health

Mr. Tarek Ezzine

Liaison Officer for Public Health Issues, International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations (IFMSA)

Dr. Ying-Wei Wang

Director-General, Health Promotion Administration, Ministry of Health & Welfare, Taiwan

11:50-12:10

Carbon or Care? Development of HPHs towards 'Climate-Smart' Healthcare

Ms. Cai- Ru Gan              

Ph.D. Candidate, Centre for Environment and Population Health (CEPH), Griffith University, Australia

Dr. Chin-Lon Lin

Former Chair, Task Force on HPH and Environment

CEO, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Taiwan

12:10-12:30

Panel Discussion

 

Dr. Chin-Lon Lin

CEO, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Taiwan

Dr. Ying-Wei Wang

Director-General, Health Promotion Administration, Ministry of Health & Welfare, Taiwan

Dr. Alice McGushin

Vice Chair, WONCA Working Party on the Environment

Mr. Tarek Ezzine

Liaison Officer for Public Health Issues, IFMSA

Ms. Cai- Ru Gan              

Ph.D. Candidate, CEPH, Griffith University, Australia

Dr. Ming-Nan Lin

Chair of Task Force on HPH & Environment, International HPH Network