Day 1 : 21.06.2017

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Opening: Welcome 09:00 - 09:15


Dean Stefan Nehrer (Danube-University Krems)
Elfriede Riesinger (Director of the Health and Social Fund of Lower Austria)

Member of Parliament Martina Diesner-Wais
as a representative of Governer of Lower Austria Johanna Mikl-Leitner

Plenary I 09:15 – 10:45

Topic: Child and Adolescent Health in Europe: Where Do We Stand?

  1. David Taylor-Robinson; Department of Public Health an Policy, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom; Honorary Consultant in Public Health, Alder Hey Children´s Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom: "Health Status and Determinants of Child and Adolescent Health in Europe"

  2. Claudia Wiesemann; Institute of Ethics and the History of Medicine, University Medical Centre Göttingen, Germany: "Child and Adolescent Health: Societal or parental responsibility"

  3. Mike Kelly; Primary Care Unit, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom: "Top-Down and Bottom-Up Approaches in Public Health Policy"

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    Chair: Gerald Gartlehner and Ursula Griebler
Coffee Break 10:45 - 11:00
Panel Discussion 11:00 – 12:00

Topic: "Child and Adolescent Health: Health Promotion and Prevention - Public Service Obligation and Parental Responsibilities"

With: Claudia Wiesemann (University Medical Centre Göttingen), Mike Kelly (University of Cambridge), Bert Ehgartner (science journalist), Irene Promussas (Lobby4Kids)

Chair: Andrea Fried

Workshop for Journalists (Topic: Vaccination) 10:00 - 12:00
Lunch Break 12:00 - 13:15
Session 1 13:15 - 14:15

Topic: Voluntarily Vulnerable: From Opposing Vaccination to Mandatory Vaccination

  1. Ursula Wiedermann-Schmidt; Institute of Tropical Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria: "Evidence-based Recommendations for Vaccination Programs"

  2. Mark Muscat; WHO Regional Office for Europe – Vaccine-preventable Diseases and Immunization Programme, Copenhagen, Denmark: "International Vaccination Policies: Maximizing benefit of vaccines – measles vaccination as an example"

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    Chair: Karl Zwiauer
Session 2 14:15 - 15:15

Topic: Resilience: Keeping Mental Health in Balance

  1. Michael Fingerle; Institute of Special-Needs Education, Goethe University, Germany: "Resilience in Children and Adolescents as Well as Approaches to Foster Them"

  2. Christina Salmivalli; Department of Psychology, University of Turku, Finland: "Mental Health Promotion Through Bullying Prevention: Implementation of the KiVa Anti-Bullying Program"

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    Chair: Hans Salzer
Departure for the Evening Event: World Café (Stift Göttweig) 15:30
World Café 16:15 - 17:30

In the relaxed atmosphere of Stift Göttweig, we invite all EUFEP participants to delve deeper into certain topics and exchange ideas and solutions with experts in the fields:

  • Energy drinks and energy products (Martin Hulpke-Wette)
  • Top-Down and Bottom-Up Approaches in Public Health Policy (Mike Kelly)
  • International Vaccination Policies (Mark Muscat)
  • Bullying Prevention (Christina Salmivalli)
Dinner Starting from 17:45