P1 - “FIP Talks”: Changing science, practice and education outcomes for the better


Organised by the FIP Programme Committee


Lars-Åke Söderlund (FIP Programme Committee, Sweden) and Arijana Meštrović (FIP Programme Committee, Croatia)


09:00 – 09:10 Introduction by the chairs


  1. 09:10 – 09:45 Transforming outcomes on the global level: Meeting the global health challenges
    Jim Campbell (Health Workforce Department/World Health Organization, UK)
  2. 09:45 – 10:20 Transforming outcomes on the organisational level: Needs-based healthcare system reforms
    Catherine Duggan (International Pharmaceutical Federation, the Netherlands)

10:20 – 10:40 Coffee/tea break

  1. 10:40 – 11:15 Transforming outcomes on the national/regional level: Transformational change and involving stakeholders
    Nicola Gray (NCD Child, UK)
  2. 11:15 – 11:50 Transforming outcomes on the patient level: Meeting the personal health challenges
    Sofia Crisostomo (Grupo de Ativistas em Tratamentos, Portugal)

11:50 – 12:00 Conclusion by the chairs

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe how the combined healthcare workforce improves patient outcomes;
  2. Identify why healthcare reforms are necessary and pharmacy’s new and enhanced role in these reforms;
  3. Explain the concept of transformational change and how to involve different stakeholders for improved outcomes;
  4. Describe how pharmaceutical activities and strategies — in the new healthcare eco-system — can meet the global challenges of healthcare, and improve outcomes by being developed into the new health hub.

Type of session: Knowledge-based