Conference programme

8th International HIA Conference

Healthy Public Policy - Is HIA the Cornerstone?

The following speakers presented at the conference demonstrating international case study examples and stimulating current thinking in HIA. The programme outlines the plenary and parallel session topics and speakers which were presented at the conference.  All presentations may be sourced here

  • Ms Anthea Cooke, HIA Associate of London Health Observatory, UK
  • Ms Joan Devlin, Programme Director, Belfast Healthy Cities
  • Dr Josep Figueras, Director of European Observatory and Health System and Policies, WHO European Centre on Health Policy
  • Ms Gail Findlay, Co-ordinator, London Health Commission
  • Ms Mary Harney T.D., Minister for Health and Children
  • Prof Paul Hunt, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health
  • Mr Fintan Hurley, Scientific Director, Institute of Occupational Medicine, Scotland
  • Ms Dianne Katscherian, Department of Health, Western Australia
  • Dr Ross Marshall, National Environment Assessment Service (NEAS) Manager, Environment Agency England and Wales
  • Dr Michael McBride, Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety in Northern Ireland
  • Mr Owen Metcalfe, Associate Director, Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH)
  • Dr Emer O'Connell, School of Public Health, University College Dublin  
  • Dr Catherine Ross, Director of Centre for Quality Growth and Regional Development, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
  • Dr Matthias Wismar, Health Policy Analyst, European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies

Access the conference programme here.