Programme

Day 1: Sunday, March 2nd 2014

12:00pm Registration
5:00pm – 7:00pm Karibu Cocktail
Welcome Remarks from Private Sector Representatives (EAHF)
Official Welcome by EAHF Conference Director
Remarks from Health Partners

 

Day 2: Monday, March 3rd 2014

8:30am – 10:00am Opening Ceremony
About the Conference
Speech by East African Health Ministries
Address by keynote speakers
Official opening by Mr James W. Macharia, Cabinet Secretary for Health Kenya
10:00am – 10:30am Health Break
11:00am – 12:30pm Plenary Sessions
Session # 1 Addressing Challenges in Human Resources for Health Speakers Title Organization
Session Lead Dr. James Mwanzia Chief of Party FUNZO Kenya
Chair Pape Gaye President and CEO IntraHealth International
Speakers Micah Matiang’i Principal AMREF Virtual Training School AMREF
Dr. Ian Clarke Chairman Uganda Heathcare Federation
Dr. Ben Ngoye Director – Institute Of Healthcare Management Strathmore Business School(SBS)
Panelists Dr. Patrick Lyimo Board Member APHTA
Dr. Praxedes Okutoyi Chair Kenya Medical Womens Association
12:30pm – 2:00pm Session # 2 Options For Financing Healthcare Business Speakers Title Organization
Session Lead Dr. Rachel Njeri Mwaura  Operations Officer, Health in Africa Initiative IFC
Chair Biju Mohandas  Head – Health & Education Sub Saharan Africa IFC
Speakers Dr. Bernard Olayo
Panelists Alex Alexander Managing Director CIEL Healthcare Africa
Mark Achola Managing Director AAR Group
Roelof Assies General Manager Philips East Africa
James Agin  Chief Business Officer Kenya Commercial Bank
Dr. Henderson Irimu Senior Assistant Director – Special Programs Kenyatta National Hospital
Merceline Obuya Program Manager -East Africa PharmAccess
2:00pm – 3:00pm Lunch Break
3:00pm – 5:00pm Parallel sessions
Session #3A Growing Market for Pharmaceutical, Supplies, Equipment Speakers Title Organization
Session Lead Rachel Waireri-Onyango Program Manager – Africa GE Healthcare
Chair Pierre Claver Niyonizigiye Burundi Healthcare Federation(BHF)
Speakers Mr. Isaiah Okoth GM -East Africa GE Healthcare
Dr. Lucy Njogu -Muturi Consultant
Ms. Monique Dolphing – Vogelenzang Chief Operating Officer PharmAccess
Dr.Lenias Hwenda Consultant -Access to Medicines and Global Health policy Medicines For Africa
Dr. Steve Mburu  CEO Phillips Medical Technologies Limited
Dr. Ahmed Kalebi Specialist Pathologist &Managing Director Lancet Pathologists
Panel Chairs Dr. Nelson Gitonga GE Healthcare
Ms. Lillian Kidane GE Healthcare
Session# 3B New Technologies New Frontiers Speakers Title Organization
Session Lead Dr. Felix Olale Chairman Excelsior Group
 Speakers Prof. Dr. Kress Bodo HoD Department of Neuroradiology Jerudong Park Medical Centre, Germany
Mike Macharia  Founder & CEO Seven Seas Technologies
Ms. Sanda Ojiambo Head Of Corporate Responsibility Safaricom
Ms. Carolyne Mbindyo AMREF
Panelists Maeghan Orton  Founder & CEO Medic Mobile
Kenfield Griffith MSurvey
Session # 3C New Opportunities in Auxilliary Service Provision Speakers Title Organization
Session Lead Dr.Kanyenje Gakombe Chairman Metropolitan Hospitals
Chair Dr. Patrick Luwaga Board Member Uganda Healthcare Federation
Speakers Dr Amish Kanabar Regency Medical Centre
Tedd Moya  Partner Waweru & Gatonye Advocates
Phillip Kisembo  Technical Manager Intaka
Panelists Dr. Gerard Ngendahimana  Secretary Rwanda Healthcare Federation(RHF)
Dr. Ayodele Cole Benson Chair Healthcare Federation Of Nigeria
 Allan Odhiambo  General Manager  GS1 Kenya
5:00pm – 6:00pm Health Break and Business Networking Sessions
6:00pm – 9:00pm Gala Dinner : ASFH Launch , Awards , Recognition of Sponsors

Day 3: Tuesday, March 4th 2014

8:30am – 10:30am Parallel Sessions
Session # 4A Creating an Enabling Environment for Improved Service Delivery Speakers Title Organization
Session Lead Mr. Chris Jones Country Representative PS Kenya
Chair Dr. Jean Nyirinkwaya Chair Rwanda Healthcare Federation
Speakers Donika Dimovska Program Director Results 4 Development(R4D)
Dr. Alma Okudo Social Franchise Advisor SHOPS
Rebecca Kohler Senior VP Corporate Strategy & Development IntraHealth
Panelists Mr.Gituro Wainaina Director General Vision 2030
Mr. Andrew Makaka Director Health Financing Ministry Of Health Rwanda
Mr. Paul Mwaniki Chair Pharmaceutical Society Of Kenya
Session # 4B Key Challenges for Raising Standards and Quality Speakers Title Organization
Session Lead Dr. Lennie Bazira Kyomuhangi Country Director Kenya Healthcare Federation
Chair Dr. Samwel  Ogillo CEO APHTA
Speakers Dr. Francesca Odhiambo Senior Technical Advisor University of Maryland – Kenya Programs
Nicole Spieker Director, Quality Program PharmAccess
Panelists Dr. Katumba Ssentongo Uganda Medical Dental Council
Prof. Dr. Rolfe Korte Senior Health Policy Advisor GIZ
Session # 4C Innovation in Public Private Partnerships (PPP) Speakers Title Organization
Session Lead Dr. Jacqueline Kitulu Secretary Kenya Medical Association( KMA)
Chair Dr. Sam Were PPP-Head Ministry of Health- Kenya
Speakers Joe Aluoch Board Member Kenya Association For Prevention Of TB and Lung Diseases (KAPTLD)
Laban Kariuki Imperial Holdings
Barbara O’Hanlon  CEO O’Hanlon Consulting
James Bernstein CEO Eniware Sterile
Panelists Jacinta Mutegi National Executive Secretary Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB)
Timothy Musila Head PPP Unit Ministry of Health-Uganda
10:30am – 11:30am Health Break and Business Networking Sessions
11:30am – 1:00pm Session #5 Models for Access to Affordable Healthcare Speakers Title Organization
Session Lead Kwasi Boahene  Director Advocacy and Program Development PharmAccess
Chair Dr.Khama Rogo  Lead Health Specialist IFC/World Bank
Speakers Dr. Agnes Gatome  Health Financing Advisor SHOPS
Onno Schellekens Managing Director PharmAccess
Mr. Simeon Ole Kirgotty CEO NHIF
Panelists Elkanah Onguti Chief Economist Ministry of Health-Kenya
Monica Oguttu KMET
Dr. Peter Maduki Director Christian Social Services Commission
Plenary Sessions:
2:30pm – 4:00pm Session # 6 Emerging Trends in Healthcare Business: Social Enterprises and Franchises Speakers Title Organization
Session Lead Aline Wachner PhD Candidate Zeplin University, Germany
Chair Joyce Wanderi Chair Association of Social Franchising in Health(ASFH)
Panelists Faith Muigai Director Jacaranda Health
Melissa Menke Co – Founder & CEO Access Afya
Sam Agutu Managing Director Changamka
Lawrence Mbae Director Gold Star
4:00pm – 5:30pm Session # 7 Emerging Trends in Healthcare Business: Medical Travel and Health Tourism Speakers Title Organization
Session Lead Dr. John Tole Associate Dean Clinical Affairs and Chief Of Medical Staff Aga Khan University Hospital(AKUH)
Chair Mr.Gituro Wainaina Director General Vision 2030
Speakers Mwenesi Musalia Regional Operations Director A&K Global Health
Dr. Harun Otieno Senior Lecturer Aga Khan University Hospital(AKUH)/Africa Heart Assiociates
Dr.Louise Lwai-Lume In Patient Coordinator Nairobi Hospital
Panelists Dr. Nazir Arab Deputy Secretary General APHTA
5:30pm – 6:30pm Closing Ceremony
Vote of Thanks

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