This one day International Conference will combine various types of discussion formats:
The first part of the programme is dedicated to sessions highlighting differences and common points of the various fields which deal with mHealth and cancer supportive care.
The second part of the day is dedicated to 5 different parallel sessions aimed to explore the main topic of the conference from the viewpoints of different stakeholders, namely: Clinicians, Policy makers, Payers, It, telecommunicatios and software providers and Patients.
The objectives of the parallel sessions are:
to bring together an interdisciplinary group of individuals to exchange their expertise and experiences in many areas;
to stimulate further interest through well organized presentations and by providing ample time for discussion after the oral presentations;
to draft position statements to contribute to advancements in these fields of study.
Welcome Address, Andrea Sironi, Rector, Università Bocconi
Introduction, Riccardo Braglia, CEO, Helsinn Group
Opening Keynote, Gunther Eysenbach, Professor University of Toronto, Editor-in-chief of the Journal of Medical Internet Research
The burden of cancer supportive care, Rosanna Tarricone, Director, CeRGAS Bocconi
mhealth and cancer supportive care for better life, Greta Nasi Director, Public Management and Policy Department SDA Bocconi
The use of innovative Technologies to improve the delivery of cancer supportive care, Clifford A. Hudis, President American Society of Clinical Oncology
The role of Regulators in enhancing cancer supportive care, Paola Testori Coggi, Director-General in the European Commission’s DG SANCO
Cancer supportive care in China Xiaoling Qin, Deputy Director-General at China State Food & Drug Administration
Conclusion & Discussion
Lunch - Networking
Plenary session - Moving forward assuring better quality of life to cancer patients: recommendations and next steps, Rosanna Tarricone Director, CeRGAS Bocconi
APP AWARD, Rewarding the best mobile application for enabling accessible and High-quality cancer supportive care, Riccardo Braglia, CEO, Helsinn Group
Final Remarks, Gunther Eysenbach, Editor-in-chief of the Journal of Medical Internet Research
The event will also be webcast live. To connect from 09:00 AM, please click on http://stream.sdabocconi.it/direttaweb/bocconi/gobbi.htm