Program

DAY 1 – WEDNESDAY 18 OCTOBER 2017 SPEAKER
Delegate Welcome ASMI Chair – Lindsay Forrest
WSMI Chair – Brian McNamara, CEO Consumer Healthcare, GSK Consumer Healthcare
Session 1 – Self Care in Global Health Policy Moderator – Erica Mann, President Consumer Health Division, Bayer Consumer Health 
WHO Perspective on Self Care  Presenter TBC 
Role of the NGO Patient Groups in Self Care Jolanta Bilinska, Chair – International Alliance of Patient’s Organizations (IAPO)
Role of Pharmacy in Self Care  Paul Sinclair – International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) – President FIP Community Pharmacy section
Morning Tea
Role of GP’s in Self  Care  Dr Mukesh Haikerwal AO – Former Chair World Medical Association (WMA)
Role of Nurses in Self Care  Dr Sally Pairman- Chief Executive of the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM)
Panel Discussion with Session 1 Presenters Moderator – Erica Mann President Consumer Health Division, Bayer Consumer Health 
Lunch
Session 2 – New Self Care Models Moderator – Scott Melville, CEO Consumer Health Products Association (CHPA)
Japan OTC Tax Deduction Program for Greater Self Care Mr. Yoshihiro MIWA – Chair for Japan Federation of Self-Medication Industry (JFSMI)/CEO of Kowa Company, Ltd. 
Role & Impact of Consumer Advertising on Pharmacist Only Medicines  Prof Rosalie Viney – Centre for Health Economic Research & Evaluation, University of Technology, Sydney
Overview of Minor Ailment Management Schemes in Pharmacy from around the World Prof Charlie Benrimoj – Graduate School of Health, University of Technology, Sydney
Panel Discussion with Session 2 Presenters Moderator – Scott Melville, CEO Consumer Health Products Association (CHPA)
Afternoon Tea
Session 3 – Consumer Self Care Trends & Insights Moderator – Catherine M. Devine, President, Global OTC Franchise, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Healthcare 
Consumer Healthcare – Trends and Future Predictions Andy Tisman – Global Senior Principal, Consumer Health at QuintilesIMS 
The “New Consumer” in Consumer Healthcare Mathew Oster – Consumer Health Industry Manager, Euromonitor International
Impact of Digital Technology on Self Care in the Future Monica Feldman – Consumer Health Strategist & Global Director of Client Services at Nicholas Hall Group of Companies
Consumer Healthcare Trends & Impact on Government Policy Presenter TBC 
Panel Discussion with Session 3 Presenters Moderator – Catherine M. Devine, President, Global OTC Franchise, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Healthcare 
Day 1 Closing Remarks Dr Deon Schoombie CEO ASMI
Gala Dinner – Doltone House – 6.00pm – 11.30pm 
   
DAY 2 – THURSDAY 19 OCTOBER 2017 SPEAKER
Session 4 – The Health Economic Value of Self Care Moderator – Alan Main, Executive Vice President Sanofi Consumer Healthcare
WSMI Economics of Self Care – Research Toolkit Josh Noone – Precision Health Economics (PHE)
Health Economic Framework to inform Prescription to OTC Switch Dr Bonny Parkinson – Senior Research Fellow at the Macquarie University Centre for the Health Economy (MUCHE)
Value of Self Care in Mexico  Mr Sánchez y Tépoz, Head of COFEPRIS & Hector Bolanos, Executive Director AFAMELA
Doctor Visits Before & After Prescription to OTC switch of Proton Pump Inhibitors for Gastroesophageal Reflux in the United States Prof Eric P Brass, University of California
Panel Discussion with Session 4 Presenters Moderator – Alan Main, Executive Vice President Sanofi Consumer Healthcare
Morning Tea 
Session 5 – Optimising Self Care through Switch Moderator – Dr Hubertus Cranz, Director General Association of the European Self-Medication Industry (AESGP)
Increasing Access to Non Prescription Medicines – A Global Public Health Challenge & Opportunity Edwin Hemwall, PhD, Principal – Edwin Hemwall LLC Consulting Services
The Impact of Switching Prescription Medications to Over-the-Counter – Canadian Case Studies Karen Proud, President CHP Canada
Future Switch Candidates – Australian Pharmacists perspective Denise Hope – School of Pharmacy, Griffith University, Queensland
New Zealand Rx to OTC Switch Case Study Dr Natalie Gauld, Natalie Gauld Ltd. & Alison van Wyk, Executive-Professional Services, Green Cross Health NZ
Panel Discussion with Session 5 Presenters Moderator – Dr Hubertus Cranz, Director General Association of the European Self-Medication Industry (AESGP)
Conference Close Remarks Dr Gerald Dziekan, Director General WSMI 
Lunch
Split Afternoon Sessions
Regulators Forum ASMI Diamond Awards
Closing Drinks – 5.30pm – 6.30pm