ENCORE program presents: How we can respond to the growing burden of NCD’s in low- and middle-income countries?

9:00-3:00 pm, Thu 5th May 2016
Basement Theatre 1, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton, The University of Melbourne.

Professor Prabhakaran, Vice President (Research & Policy), Public Health Foundation of India, Executive Director of Centre for Chronic Disease Control, New Delhi, India; Professor Thankappan, Professor and Head, Achutha Menon Centre, Sree Chitra Triunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Kerala India; Professor Sharon Lewin, Director, Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, University of Melbourne; Professor Brian Oldenburg, Chair of Non-Communicable Disease Control Unit, Director of the Centre for Health Equity, University of  Melbourne; Professor Barbara McPaker, Director, Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne.

The ENCORE Program will present its inaugural research forum on health trends and drivers of the non-communicable disease epidemic in India and how the global community can build capacity to respond. Innovative ways to halt the growing burden of non-communicable diseases will be discussed and their intersection with approaches to infectious disease control.

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