Preliminary program is now published. Detailed program will be published in May 2017.
WEDNESDAY June 7th 2017
14:15–16:15 Pre-conference workshops and conference workshops
Clinical pharmacy session organized by the Finnish Society of Clinical Pharmacy. Sirpa Hartikainen & Raimo Ojala: Psychotropic use as risk factor for falls and fractures.
Other pre-conference and conference workshops will be announced after the closing of the abstract call
16:15–16:40 Coffee break
16:40–17:00 Opening of the conference
17:00–17:45 Plenary session I: Marja Airaksinen: Research in Nordic countries in the area of safe and effective treatments
18:15 Welcome get-together
THURSDAY June 8th 2017
9:00–11:45 Plenary session II: Does efficacy equal effectiveness?
9:00–10:00: Hannes Enlund (45 min including discussion + short break 15 min): The road from evidence to better pharmaceutical care and back
10:00–11:00: Teppo Järvinen (45 min including discussion + short break 15 min): Evidence-based and sustainable health care
11:00–11:45: Anna Birna Almarsdóttir (45 min including discussion): The patient perspective on medicines - an important aspect when narrowing the efficacy-effectiveness gap
12.45–14:05 Research topics 1-3
14:05–14:25 Coffee break
14:25–15:25 3MT® (Three-Minute Thesis)
19:30 Conference dinner
FRIDAY June 9th 2017
8:30–10:00 Plenary session III: Practical implementation of narrowing the efficacy-effectiveness gap (pharmaceutical policies, research and regulations)
8:30–9:15: Shane Desselle: Narrowing the efficacy-effectiveness gap: Mentoring for productivity and collaboration: addressing needs in policies, research, and regulations
9.15–10.00: Aukje Mantel-Teeuwisse: Narrowing the efficacy-effectiveness gap: the role of drug regulatory science
10:15–12:15 Research topics 4-6
13:15–14:00 Final remarks, next conference site and organizers and announcing the winner of 3MT®