SCHEDULEDAY 0 ~ BHSS Official Launch Dinner, Opening Ceremony, 05 December2012Time: 1830hrs 2100hrs 1. Welcome Remarks - Prof S. Vento 2. Keynote Speaker Professor Sheila Tlou, Director UNAIDS regional Support team, Eastern and Southern Africa 3. BHSS Organising Committee President 4. GHETS- Executive Director Meenakshi Menon 5. Vote of thanks Dean Faculty of Health SciencesPerfomances by the Maruapula theatre group and the Quartet DRINKS! DRINKS! DRINKS! DRINKS! DRINKS!
DAY 1- PRIORITIES IN HEALTHCARE: NCDs , 06December 20120730hrs 0900hrs (Early Morning Session) 1. Panel Discussion 1- Making the right Decisions0730hrs Botswana s Healthcare System Dr Kolaatamo Malefho (PS) 20mins0750hrs Lessons and leverage from HIV Dr Themba Moeti (Outgoing ACHAPdirector) 15 mins0805hrs NCDs care in Botswana currently Dr Eugene Nyarko (WHO countryrep) 15mins0835hrs Models of approach In Education and training (Dr Billy Tsima,UB familymedicine) 15 mins 2. 0900hrs REMIX ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS, panellists + delegates and invited guests 3. Panel Discussions 2- Shaping the future-HIV way or the NCD avenue?1000hrs Cervical cancer the rising epidemic Dr Doreen Ramogola-Masire(BUPcountry director) 20mins1020hrs Mental health reforms to meet the 21st century care Dr Mpho Thula(Sbrana Supritendent)
1035hrs HIV care in Botswana 20 years down the line NACA1050hrs Dr M. Havekamp(Lead HIV specialist BUP), Experiences, the new HIVpatient, Challenges of HIV resistance, Medically induced disorders and the futurecare of HIV in Botswana1105-1200hrs Dr Onen(Endocrinologist GPH) 4. REMIX roundtable discussions,panellists+ delegates and invited guests1200- 1330hrs LUNCH 5. Panel Discussion 3 ~ HEALTH INEQUITIES-The road to vision 20301330hrs Community based organization s local experiences ~ Kuru1350hrs Equity and health Systems: Making it work for the poor ~ CecilHaverkamp1405hrs Men for health and gender Justice, Mr R. Letlhogile1430hrs REMIX ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS, speakers, delegatesPanel Discussion 4~ HEALTH INFORMATICS- A young field that istransforming health and healthcare across the globe o 1535hrs Health Informatics 1.0: The Basics- Mr. Martin Stimela (CDC) 10 minutes o 1545hrs Revolutionizing Healthcare Provision with Health Informatics- Mr. Tom Achoki (MoH) 10 minutes o 1555hrs Re-engineering Education via mLearning- Ms. Masego Kebaetse (UB)- 10 minutes o 16:05hrs Health Informatics Capacity Building for Health Professionals- Cynthia (Botswana-UPenn Partnership)- 10 minutes o 16:15hr The Landscape of Health Informatics in Botswana- All Panelists- 15 minutes
· Remix Session~ Mixing it up with mHealth 1630-1730hrs1800hrs DINNER2000hrs 2200hrs Social Event (TBA)DAY 2 07 December 20120730hrs 1000hrsPanel Discussion 1 ~ Paving the way for the Next generation,Professionalism and Career development 1. Career options in healthcare and gaps in the healthcare sectors 0730hrs Nursing 0750hrs Medicine 2. 0810hrs Healthcare system reforms to address junior doctors and junior healthcare professionals challenges (Botswana Junior Doctors Association) 3. 0830hrs Barriers and opportunities in professional development0845- 1000hrs Sponsored Discussion and Side events1000hrs 1230hrsPanel Discussion 2 ~ YOUTH TAKING THE LEAD IN HEALTH DECISIONS1000hrs Youth empowerment in healthcare decision making ~ Mr UyapoNdadi
1020hrs How young doctors revolutionized healthcare in South Sudan DrHiba Salih1035hrs University of Botswana medical Students Association1050hrs Building capacity for youth heath organisations CDC1120hrs 1200hrs REMIX SESSION (P) (How is Botswana fairing re: healthindicators, and what role are medical students/healthcare students going toplay? Where are the gaps and how can med students be involved inaddressing them now and in the longer term)1200hrs 1330hrs LUNCH1330hrsPanel Discussion ~ RESEARCH1330hrs Overview of research (why it is important, scope of research thatmedical students can be involved in, IRB application process) Dr Kebaabetswe1350hrs how is the Faculty of health sciences going to fund student led healthresearches? Prof Mazonde1410hrs Presentations by med students and residents involved in research1415 1500hrsBreakoff Workshops (Exploring potential research areas in groups andpresentations by GHETS)1500hrs 1630hrs CLOSING CEREMONY AND AWARDING OFCERTIFICATES 1. Presentations from breakoff workshops (P) (Resolutions and recommendations) 2. Closing speech