Thursday, 20 April schedule

The schedule for the Thursday of the NTD Summit.

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8.45am to 9am

Opening session
Room: Ballroom

9am to 10.30am

We are Uniting: A comprehensive approach to combat NTDs and achieve the SDGs
Room: Ballroom

10.30am to 11am

Coffee break
Foyer

11am to 12.30pm

We are Uniting: A comprehensive approach to combat NTDs and achieve the SDGs
Room: Ballroom

12.30pm to 2pm

Lunch
Foyer

ESPEN’s Luncheon: For an Africa Free of Neglected Tropical Diseases 
12.45pm to 1.45pm
Room: Madrid, Rome and Bruxelles combined

2pm to 3.30pm

Skin and limb care in NTDs
Room: Ballroom (B and C)

Chagas session
Room: Berne

Visceral Leishmaniasis elimination in South-East Asia Region: Success and Challenges
Room: Londres

Schistosomiasis and STH: Where efforts overlap in STH and SCH control and elimination efforts​
Room: Madrid, Rome and Bruxelles combined

WHO Alliance for GET2020 session (starts at 1.45pm)
Room: Ballroom (A and E)

Towards a country dialogue on NTD financing session
Room: Moscou

3.30pm to 4pm

Coffee break
Foyer

4pm to 5.30pm

GAELF and onchocerciasis: Synergies in elimination of onchocerciasis and LF​
Room: Ballroom (B and C)

Chagas session
Room: Berne

Visceral leishmaniasis control in East Africa and Latin America: progress and challenges
Room: Londres

Schistosomiasis and STH: Country experiences with regards to joint STH and SCH elimination efforts​
Room: Madrid, Rome and Bruxelles combined

Podoconiosis - NTD mapping: How to accelerate the global atlas of podoconiosis
Room: Amsterdam

Leprosy - Putting the person at the centre of disease control: lessons for and from leprosy
Room: Paris

WHO Alliance for GET2020 session starts at 3.30pm
Room: Ballroom (A and E)

Towards a country dialogue on NTD financing session
Room: Moscou

6pm to 7.30pm

EMRO regional update
Room: Moscou

SEARO regional update
Room: Ballroom (B and C)

 

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Uniting to Combat NTDs, the World Health Organization and the NTD community are hosting the NTD Summit in Geneva, Switzerland in April 2017.

We'll celebrate the community's achievements over the past 5 years and plan for the future as we aim to control, eliminate and eradicate 10 neglected tropical diseases.

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