Program

 

 DAY 1 – WEDNESDAY 18 OCTOBER 2017
 0830 – 0930 Delegate Welcome Traditional Landowners Welcome – Uncle Chicka Madden
MC and Housekeeping – Deon Schoombie, ASMI CEO
ASMI Chair – Lindsay Forrest 
Federal Health Minister, The Hon Greg Hunt MP
WSMI Chair – Brian McNamara, CEO Consumer Healthcare, GSK Consumer Healthcare
 0930 – 1305 Session 1 – Self Care in Global Health Policy Moderator – Erica Mann, Head of the Consumer Care Division, Bayer Consumer Health
0930 – 1025    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 – President FIP Community Pharmacy section, International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP)
1025 – 1055 Morning Tea
1055 – 1205    Role of GP’s in Self  Care  Dr Mukesh Haikerwal AO – Former Chair, World Medical Association (WMA)
Role of Midwives in Self Care  Dr Sally Pairman – CEO, International Confederation of Midwives (ICM)
Panel Discussion with Session 1 Presenters

Moderator – Erica Mann, Head of the Consumer Care Division, Bayer Consumer Health
Panelists:
Jolanta Bilinska – Chair, International Alliance of Patient’s Organizations (IAPO)
Paul Sinclair – President FIP Community Pharmacy section, International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP)
Dr Mukesh Haikerwal AO – Former Chair, World Medical Association (WMA)
Dr Sally Pairman – CEO, International Confederation of Midwives (ICM)
Adj Prof Jane Halton – Former Secretary of the Commonwealth Department of Health, Non-Executive Director

1205 – 1305 Lunch
 1305 – 1445 Session 2 – Novel Approaches to Enhance Appropriate Self Care Moderator – Scott Melville, President & CEO, Consumer Health Products Association (CHPA)
 1305 – 1445    The Japan-Model of Self-Care and Self-Medication for Extending “Healthy Life Expectancy” Mr. Motohito (Michael) Nishizawa – Japan Federation of Self-Medication Industry (JFSMI) 
Role & Impact of Consumer Advertising on Pharmacist Only Medicines  Prof Rosalie Viney – Director of the Centre for Health Economic Research & Evaluation (UTS CHERE)
Innovation of New Self Care Models – Minor Ailment Services Prof Charlie Benrimoj – Head of Graduate School of Health, UTS Graduate School of Health
Panel Discussion with Session 2 Presenters

Moderator – Scott Melville, President & CEO, Consumer Health Products Association (CHPA)
Panelists:
Prof Rosalie Viney – Director of the Centre for Health Economic Research & Evaluation (UTS CHERE)
Prof Charlie Benrimoj – Head of Graduate School of Health, UTS Graduate School of Health
Adj Prof Jane Halton – Former Secretary of the Commonwealth Department of Health, Non-Executive Director

1445 – 1515 Afternoon Tea
 1515 – 1715 Session 3 – Consumer Self Care Trends & Insights Moderator – Katie Devine, Global President, OTC Franchise, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Healthcare
 1515 – 1715     Consumer Healthcare – Trends and Future Predictions Andy Tisman – Global Senior Principal, Consumer Health at QuintilesIMS 
The “New Consumer” in Consumer Healthcare Matthew Oster – Industry Manager, Consumer Health, Euromonitor International
Impact of Digital Technology on Self Care in the Future Monica Feldman – Group Director of Client Services, Nicholas Hall
Advertising Impact on Consumer Self Care Behaviour Dr Isabell Koinig – Postdoctoral Researcher, Alpen-Adria-Universitaet Klagenfurt, Austria
Panel Discussion with Session 3 Presenters Moderator – Katie Devine, Global President, OTC Franchise, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Healthcare
Panelists:
Andy Tisman – Global Senior Principal, Consumer Health at QuintilesIMS 
Matthew Oster – Industry Manager, Consumer Health, Euromonitor International
Monica Feldman – Group Director of Client Services, Nicholas Hall
Dr Isabell Koinig – Postdoctoral Researcher, Alpen-Adria-Universitaet Klagenfurt, Austria
Prof Scott Koslow – Department of Marketing & Management, Macquarie University
 1715 – 1725 Day 1 Closing Remarks Deon Schoombie – CEO ASMI
1800 – 2130  Gala Dinner – Doltone House Jones Bay Wharf
     
 DAY 2 – THURSDAY 19 OCTOBER 2017
 0830 – 1035 Session 4 – The Health Economic Value of Self Care Moderator – Alan Main, Head of Consumer Healthcare, Sanofi
0830 – 1035      WSMI Economics of Self Care – Research Toolkit Josh Noone – Health Economist, Evidence Strategy & Generation, Precision Health Economics
Health Economic Framework to Inform Prescription to OTC Switch Dr Bonny Parkinson – Senior Research Fellow, Macquarie University Centre for Health Economics (MUCHE)
Value of Self Care in Mexico  Benni Boruchowski – President of AFAMELA and Country Division Head of Bayer Consumer Health Consumer Mexico
Doctor Visits Before & After Prescription to OTC Switch of Proton Pump Inhibitors for Gastroesophageal Reflux in the United States Prof Eric P Brass – Professor Emeritus of Medicine, University of California
Panel Discussion with Session 4 Presenters Moderator – Alan Main, Head of Consumer Healthcare Sanofi 
Panelists: 
Prof Eric P Brass – Professor Emeritus of Medicine, University of California
Dr Sean Sullivan – President & CEO, Institute for Health and Productivity Management
Sam Crosby, Executive Director McKell Institute
1035 – 1105 Morning Tea 
 1105 – 1305 Session 5 – Optimising Self Care through Switch Moderator – Dr Hubertus Cranz, Director General, Association of the European Self-Medication Industry (AESGP)
1105 – 1305 Increasing Access to Non Prescription Medicines – A Global Public Health Challenge & Opportunity Dr Edwin Hemwall – Principal, Edwin Hemwall LLC – Consulting Services
The Impact of Switching Prescription Medications to Over-the-Counter – Canadian Case Studies Karen Proud – President, Consumer Health Products Canada
Australian pharmacy perspectives on demand and readiness for increased non-prescription availability of medicines Denise Hope – School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Griffith University, Queensland
New Zealand Rx to OTC Switch Case Study Dr Natalie Gauld –  Consultant, Natalie Gauld Ltd. & Alison van Wyk – Head of Professional Services, Green Cross Health
Panel Discussion with Session 5 Presenters Moderator – Dr Hubertus Cranz, Director General, Association of the European Self-Medication Industry (AESGP)
Panelists: 
Dr Edwin Hemwall – Principal, Edwin Hemwall LLC – Consulting Services
Karen Proud – President, Consumer Health Products Canada
Denise Hope – School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Griffith University, Queensland
Dr Natalie Gauld –  Consultant, Natalie Gauld Ltd.
Alison van Wyk – Head of Professional Services, Green Cross Health
Prof Eric P Brass – Professor Emeritus of Medicine, University of California
Prof Scott Koslow – Department of Marketing & Management, Macquarie University
 1305 – 1310 Conference Close Remarks Deon Schoombie – CEO ASMI
1310 – 1400 Lunch
Split Afternoon Sessions
1400 – 1700 

Regulators Forum
– Regulators Forum is now full. Seats no longer available

ASMI Diamond Awafrds
1700 – 1800 Closing Drinks
Regulator Forum - Full, no seats available

Time

Session and Speaker
1400 – 1425

Opening – Setting the Scene

  • Brian McNamara – CEO of GSK Consumer Healthcare, Chairman, World Self-Medication Industry (WSMI) Board of Directors
  • John Skerritt – Deputy Secretary, Australian Department of Health
1425 – 1545

Innovation in Medicines Reclassification (“Switch”)

  • UK Incentives with Regards to Switching 
    – Dr Jan MacDonald – Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency, UK
  • The Search for Switch Candidates – The Irish Experience
    – Ms Lorraine Nolan – CEO, HPRA, Ireland
  • Adoption of a Proactive Approach Towards Reclassification of Medicines in the Singaporean Context
    – Mr Mark Wong – Health Sciences Authority, Singapore
  • Discussion
1545 – 1600 Afternoon Tea
1600 – 1720

Regulatory Reform Initiatives for OTC Medicines

  • The Canadian Experience – Reforms to the Regulation of Self-Care Products
    – Mr Matthew Bown – National and Non-Prescription Health Products Directorate, Health Products and Food Branch, Health Canada
  • South Africa’s Experience on the Regulatory Framework of OTC Medicines
    – Dr Neil Gower, Chairpreson Complementary Medicines Committee, South Africa
  • Encouraging Consumer Health Literacy about OTC Medicine Use
    – Dr Javier Humberto Guzman Cruz, INVIMA Colombia
  • Discussion
ASMI Diamond Awards
Time Session and Speaker
1400 –
1430
Networking and Afternoon Tea
1430 –
1445
Welcome
1445 –
1530

Keynote Speaker
Is Australia ready for Next Practice Marketing?
David Morgan

1530 –
1630
ASMI Diamond Awards 2017
1630 –
1700
Networking