12 - 14 December
Divani Caravel
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We should like to invite you to the premium congress in the fields of health policy & services, with an important impact to health policy in Greece.

The 13th Congress on Management, Economics and Health Policy is organised by the Department of Health Economics, National School of Public Health, in collaboration with the Hellenic Society of Health Economics and Policy (EEEOPY). Therefore, we should like to invite all of you, healthcare sector agencies, health professionals, economics and social sciences specialists, public sector officials, scientific associations, and academia members, to participate in the Conference and contribute to the introduction, the discussion and formulation of views on healthcare reform at the 13th Congress.

Congress Themes & Topics

Assessment of Adult and children vaccination programmes
Integrated management of major risk factors for health
Screening: the need for a comprehensive national programme
Prioritising needs and choices in health economics and policy
The contribution of public health services and preventive medicine to the national health policy
Prioritizing of choices in cancer management
Political and economic scope of Primary Health Care
Referral system in Primary Healthcare and freedom of choice for the user
Hospital care
Managing biomedical and pharmaceutical technology: innovation and efficient use of resources
Health technology assessment on the basis of outcomes and added value for health
Adapting assessment and reimbursement systems to emerging health technology
Reimbursement methods and techniques in medical, pharmaceutical, and hospital care
Allocating resources within the healthcare system
Public health policy and economics
Growth policies and investment priorities in the health sector
Redefining relations among health professionals
Public and private insurance
Social security, contributions, taxation and incentives for the use of healthcare services
Sin taxes - “virtue” taxes
Incentives and counter-incentives in the utilisation of healthcare services
Political and economic dimensions of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Pharmaceutical Innovation: the case of Biosimilars
Medical Protocols: Modifications based on pharmaceutical innovation
“Health and Wellfare study”, 2001-2016: Survey Results
Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics
Big Data: Growth tool and Reform gateway for the healthcare sector reform

Official Language

The official language of the Congress will be Greek. There will be English to Greek interpretation & vice-versa for the sessions with foreign guest speakers.


There will be an on-site trade exhibition where healthcare organisations and companies from the fields of health, insurance and publishing will be represented.

Congress Venue

Divani Caravel Hotel, Leoforos Vasileos Alexandrou 2, 161 21, Athens, Greece

+30.210 6231305

+30.210 8014247

How to get here
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