Thursday 13 Dec 2018

 

8:00– 9:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Track

Workshops

Meeting room

W1

Vigilance of medical devices in hospitals

Amravati

W2

Assessment of medical devices: IFMBE HTA methods

Faraday

W22

Biomedical engineering

Curie

W4

National biomedical equipment maintenance program of India

Visakha

W5

National free diagnostic service initiative in India

NTR plenary hall*

W7

Methodology for the design of health technologies

Tesla

W28

Nomenclature and classification of medical devices

Celsius

9:00– 9:30

Break

 

09:30 –11:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Track

Workshops

 

W8

Management of medical equipment

Celsius

W9

Real-World data and evidence for medical devices HTA

Tesla

W10

Open-Source medical devices: safety and reliability

Curie

W11- W12

WHO Essential Diagnostic List: introduction and towards implementation

Amravati

W13

Tools and resources for oxygen system planning and procurement

NTR plenary  hall *

W27

Regulation of medical devices

Faraday

W23

Procurement and safe use of medical imaging and radiotherapy equipment

Visakha

11:00–11:30

Break

 

11:30–13:00

 

 

WS

Welcome session Auditorium

 

 

 Welcome session  of the Fourth WHO Global Forum on Medical Devices

NTR plenary hall*

13:00-13:45

Lunch break

 

13:45-14:30

 EXP

Exhibit and poster  sessions

 

14:30 –16:00

Track

Plenary sessions Auditorium

 

 

PP1

Plenary panel session 1

 

 

Donations of medical devices: consequences to patients and health workers.

NTR plenary hall*

PP2

Plenary panel session 2

 

 

Priority medical devices for non-communicable diseases towards Universal Health coverage

NTR plenary hall*

16:00–16:30

Break

 

16:30–18:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Track

Pre-conference workshops

 

W15

Clinical Engineering and information technology best practices

Visakha

W16

The role of biomedical engineers in HTA

Celsius

W17

3D printing, AI and design of medical devices for low resource settings

Celsius

W18 - W19

WHO guidance on procurement and post-market surveillance for IVDs

Amravati

W20

Clinical and technical roll-out of oxygen therapy

NTR plenary *

W21

Guidance on blood pressure devices

Tesla

W14

Technologies for cervical cancer

Visakha

W24

Regulation of medical devices

Curie

W26

Metrology of medical devices

Curie

18:00

Break (18:00)

 

18:10-

19:00

W6

WHO methodology for the selection of priority medical devices for NCDs

Faraday

W25

BME global capacity building

Visakha

CM1

Medical devices in African francophone countries

Curie

CM2

Technical specifications for cervical cancer

Tesla

CM3

Oxygen supply systems

Celsius