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Keynote Speakers

Plenary 1 – IFIC Latin America
Shared Values and Visions – Realising an Integrated Care approach to health and care system reform: lessons from Latin America

Monday, 3 May at 12:00pm-2:00pm (Local time, Argentina) This session will be presented in Spanish with English translation.

Dr Galileo Pérez-Hernández
Senior Consultant
National Center of Prevention Programs and Disease Control
Ministry of Health of Mexico

Dr. Osvaldo Artaza Barrios
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
University of the Americas

Gastón Perman
Clinical Lead
Health and Social Care Integration
Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires

María Soledad Barría
former Minister of Health of Chile and Director of Primary Care of the Faculty of Medicine
University of Chile (Chile)

Dr James Fitzgerald
Health Systems and Services

Dionne Alexandra Cruz Arenas
Colombian Association in Public Health

Dr Luis Miguel Gutiérrez
General Director
National Institute of Geriatrics at the National Institutes of Health (Mexico)

Professor María del Rocío Sáenz Madrigal
Professor of Health Promotion
University of Costa Rica (Costa Rica)

Dr Ingrid Gomez Duarte
School of Public Health
Costa Rica

Plenary 2 – IFIC Scotland
Population Health and Wellbeing and Resilient Communities

Tuesday, 11 May at 2:00pm – 3:30 pm (Local time, Edinburg)

Anne Hendry 
IFIC Scotland

Dr Katherine Trebeck
Advocacy and Influencing Lead
Wellbeing Economy Alliance

Dr Bola Owolabi
Health Inequalities
NHS England and NHS Improvement

Dr Toni Dedeu
Senior Expert
WHO European Office for Primary Health Care
Division of Country Health Policies and Systems
World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe

Ian Welsh
Chief Executive
Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland

Angela Leitch
Chief Executive
Public Health Scotland

Dr Anna Dixon
Chief Executive
Centre for Ageing Better and Author of The Age of Ageing Better? A Manifesto for Our Future

Plenary 3 – IFIC Australia
System wide Governance, Leadership and Aligned Payments

Wednesday, 12 May at 8:00am – 9:30am (Local time, Sydney)

Frank Tracey
Health Service Chief Executive
Children’s Health Queensland and IFIC Board member

Professor Nick Goodwin
Central Coast Research Institute
College of Health, Medicine and Wellbeing
University of Newcastle and Central Coast Local Health District

Alison Verhoeven
Chief Executive
Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA)

Melissa Fox
Chief Executive Officer
Health Consumers Queensland

Tamsin Greulich-Smith
School of X Design
Singapore Council

Helen Parker
Pinnacle Midlands Health Network (MHN), New Zealand

Plenary 4 – IFIC Ireland
Digital Solutions and Transparency of Progress, Results and Impact

Wednesday, 19 May at 10am – 11:30pm (Local time, Dublin)

Dr Sloan Harper
IFIC Ireland

Professor Jeffrey Braithwaite
NHMRC Leadership Fellow
Professor of Health Systems Research
Founding Director
Australian Institute of Health Innovation

Donna Henderson

Martin Curley
HSE Digital Transformation

Dan West
Chief Digital Information Officer (CDIO)
Health and Care in Northern Ireland

Leo Lewis
Director of Research and Development
International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC)

Dr. Carolyn Steele Gray
Bridgepoint Collaboratory in Research and Innovation
Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Michelle Kearns
Head of I.T.
Boots Ireland

Plenary 5 – IFIC Canada
Workforce and People as Partners in Care & Closing Ceremony

Thursday, 27 May at 10:00am – 12:00pm (Local time, Toronto)

Jodeme Goldhar
International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC)

Walter Wodchis
Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation
University of Toronto

Dr Kerry Kuluski
Research Chair
Dr. Mathias Gysler in Patient and Family-Centered Care
Associate Professor
Institute of Health Police
Management and Evaluation
University of Toronto

Christa Haanstra
Clarity Hub

Philiz Goh
Lived Experience Partner
Registered Oncology Nurse

Viktoria Stein
Co-Founder and Co-CEO
VM Partners Integrating Health and Care

Robin Miller
Global Engagement for College of Social Sciences
University of Birmingham

Dr Anne Wojtak
Integrated Care East Toronto Health Partners