How to Improve Access to Medicines without Jeopardizing Innovation?

How to Improve Access to Medicines without Jeopardizing Innovation?

How to Improve Access to Medicines without Jeopardizing Innovation?

Day by day, prices of medicines increase worldwide. Faced with this reality, governments are adopting different regulatory measures that have brought substantial savings in pharmaceutical spending, but that can also involve potential supply problems. In this webinar, hosted by Red CRITERIA and in partnership with Health Systems Global, three experts in pharmaceutical policy and health economics will debate whether it is possible to improve access to medicines without endangering supply and innovation.

Featured speakers

  • Veronika J. Wirtz – MSc, PhD -Associate Professor in the Department of Global Health at the Boston University School of Public Health
  • David Bardey – PhD -Tenured Professor at Universidad de Los Andes (Colombia)
  • Carlos Durán – PhD candidate-Policy maker for drug policy in Ecuador

Moderator

  • Ferdinando Regalia – PhD-Division Chief, Social Protection and Health, Inter-American Development Bank

Please note: this webinar will be in Spanish.

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