Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Conferences & Workshops Details

24 April 2015, India Habitat Centre (Maple), New Delhi


10:45 11 am Registration&tea/ coffee*  


11:00 11:05 Welcome remarks Dr Rajat Kathuria Director & CE, ICRIER, New Delhi  


11:05 11:20 Inaugural address 

Dr David Bloom,Clarence James Gamble Professor of Economics and Demography,Harvard School of Public Heath, USA  


11:20 11:30 Keynote address 

Dr Anindya Chatterjee, Regional Director (Asia), IDRC, New Delhi 


11:30 11:45 Challenges in primary prevention of chronic diseases

Mr Ali Mehdi Project Leader, Health Policy Initiative, ICRIER  


11:45 12:00 Chronic disease surveillance and statistics

Dr Udaya Mishra Associate Professor, CDS, Trivandrum


12:00 1:00 DISCUSSION: How do we develop a primary health care system which can effectively deal with chronic conditions?



1:00 2:00 Lunch



2:00 03:00 DISCUSSION: What sort of questions should we ask various stakeholdersduring national and international field research?



3:00 pm Vote of thanks Mr Ali Mehdi  


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