Plenary Sessions

Thursday 13th December 2018
Thursday 13, 11:30–13:00 WS Welcome session Auditorium

Welcome session  of the Fourth WHO Global Forum on Medical Devices
Thursday 13, 14:30 –16:00 Track Plenary sessions Auditorium

PP1 Plenary panel session 1

Priority medical devices for non-communicable diseases towards Universal Health coverage
PP2 Plenary panel session 2

Donations of medical devices: consequences to patients and health workers.
Friday 14th December 2018
Friday 14, 09:30 –11:00  OS Opening session Auditorium

Inaugural  session  of the 4th WHO Global Forum on Medical Devices
Friday 14, 11:30–13:00

PP3 Plenary panel session 3

Essential in vitro diagnostics, selection and use
PP4 Plenary panel session 4

Oxygen supply systems, needs and challenges
Friday 14, 16:30–18:00


Plenary panel session 5
PP5 Classification, coding and Nomenclature of medical devices, challenges and opportunities

Plenary panel session 6
PP6

Innovation of medical devices, challenges to scale up
Saturday 15th December 2018
Saturday 15, 9:30 –11:00 P Plenary Session Auditorium

Access to medical devices
Saturday 15, 15:45–16:30  Track Plenary sessions Auditorium
PP9 Plenary session 9

Conclusions and action plan
CS Closing session

Proposal for 5th Global Forum in 2020 and Closing Ceremony

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