CALISIA WORLD CONFERENCE ON FAMILY HEALTH
9-10 June 2019, KALISZ

CALISIA WORLD CONFERENCE ON FAMILY HEALTH

Hundred Years of Health in Poland

CALISIA WORLD CONFERENCE ON FAMILY HEALTH

Healthy Ageing

CALISIA WORLD CONFERENCE ON FAMILY HEALTH

Tobacco Endgame

CALISIA WORLD CONFERENCE ON FAMILY HEALTH

Smog and clean air

CALISIA WORLD CONFERENCE ON FAMILY HEALTH

Cardiovascular Revolution

CALISIA WORLD CONFERENCE ON FAMILY HEALTH

Building Healthy Communities

CALISIA WORLD CONFERENCE ON FAMILY HEALTH

Kalisz – the city of healthy families

CALISIA WORLD CONFERENCE ON FAMILY HEALTH

Towards the Calisia Declaration for Public Health

CALISIA WORLD CONFERENCE ON FAMILY HEALTH

CALISIA WORLD CONFERENCE ON FAMILY HEALTH

Organized by:

European Observatory of Health Inequalities at the President Stanisław Wojciechowski State University of Applied Sciences in Kalisz, World Prevention Alliance in Lyon, France, “Health Promotion” Foundation in Nadarzyn, the City of Kalisz

Organizers

Including speakers from

American Cancer Society

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Colorado School of Public Health

Harvard University

Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology in Warsaw

International Prevention Research Institute, Lyon, France

“Life” Advocacy Center, Ukraine

Medical University of Warsaw

National Cancer Institute, USA

Norwegian Institute of Public Health

Polish Academy of Sciences

University College London

University of Bath, UK

University of Milan, Italy

U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Poland

World Prevention Alliance in Lyon, France

Program

9 June, Sunday

14:00-16:00

The National Sanctuary of Saint Joseph in Kalisz

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"Cult of Saint Joseph at the National Sanctuary of Saint Joseph in Kalisz" – Father Prelate Jacek Plota, Ph.D.

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Ecumenical ceremony

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“Religion and health” – Professor Krzysztof Wojcieszek

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"Role of Cardinal Józef Glemp in building a healthier Poland"

Concert - Frederic Ensemble of Kalisz Philharmonic

Recital - Professor Ewa Iżykowska (soprano), Marek Gasztecki (bass)

17:00-19:30

Wojciech Bogusławski Theatre in Kalisz

Inaugural Ceremony of the Conference

  • His Magnificence Rector, the President Stanisław Wojciechowski State University of Applied Sciences in Kalisz, Professor Andrzej Wojtyła
  • The Mayor of the City of Kalisz, Krystian Kinastowski
  • Representatives of the guests
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Inaugural lectures

  • Professor Jonathan Samet, Colorado School of Public Health, USA
  • Professor Witold Zatoński, European Observatory of Health Inequalities PWSZ
  • Professor Peter Boyle, Professor PWSZ Andrzej Wojtyła, International Prevention Research Institute (iPRI) Lyon, France Collaborating Center in Kalisz, Poland
  • Piano recital – Professor Zbigniew Raubo

10 June, Monday –
Didactic Centre, the President Stanisław Wojciechowski State University of Applied Sciences in Kalisz

8:00-9:00 - Registration of participants

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9:00-11:00 Session I

Smoking and health: preparing for the tobacco endgame?

11:00-11:30 Coffee break

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11:30-14:00 Session II

Completing the cardiovascular revolution: smoking, alcohol, diet, and air pollution

13:30-14:30 Lunch

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14:30-16:00 Session III

Building a healthier community: Kalisz as the city of healthy families

16:00-16:30 Coffee break

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16:30-18:00 Session IV

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8:00-18:00 Poster session

Session I

Video address: Allan Brandt, Professor of the History of Science, Harvard University, USA

Chair: Mateusz Zatoński, Health Promotion Foundation, Poland

Speakers:

  • The three stages of the tobacco epidemic in Poland Mateusz Zatoński, Health Promotion Foundation, Poland
  • Combating youth e-cigarette use while aiming at the bull’s eye: the end of combustible tobacco use – Cliff Douglas, Vice President for Tobacco Control, American Cancer Society, Professor of University of Michigan, USA
  • Tobacco Taxation: A key tool for public health – Rob Branston, Associate Professor, Institute for Policy Research, University
    of Bath, UK
  • Tobacco control advocacy in Ukraine: recent progress and tobacco industry opposition – Lilia Olefir, Executive Director, “Life” Advocacy Center, Ukraine

Discussant: Mark Parascandola, Program Director, National Cancer Institute, USA

 

Session III

Introduction: Krystian Kinastowski, the Mayor of the City of Kalisz, Poland

Chair: Kinga Janik-Koncewicz, Health Promotion Foundation, Nadarzyn, Poland

Speakers:

  • City healthy environment. What is possible? Case of New YorkSonia Angell, Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons; former Deputy Commissioner NYC Health Department, USA
  • Halving premature mortality in Calisia region: diagnosis and future prevention and capacity building programmes Kinga Janik-Koncewicz, Project Director at the Health Promotion Foundation, Nadarzyn, Poland
  • The future of treatment of tobacco dependence – harnessing the technology to deliver hybrid interventionsAleksandra Herbeć, University College London, UK
  • Cervical cancer – still a serious problem for public health in Poland. What is needed to solve it? Małgorzata Stelmach, President of the MSD Foundation for women’s health, Warsaw, Poland

Discussant: Krystian Kinastowski, the Mayor of the City of Kalisz, Poland

 

Session II

 Chairpersons: Tomasz Zdrojewski, Chairman of the Public Health Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland; Marcin Wojnar, Medical University of Warsaw, Poland;

Speakers:

  • TBC Piotr Bandosz, Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland; University of Liverpool, UK
  • Alcohol and the heartZbigniew Gaciong, Director of the Clinic
    of Internal Medicine, Hypertension, and Angiology, Medical University
    of Warsaw, Poland
  • Evolution of alcohol policy in Poland in transition period – Jacek Moskalewicz, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology in Warsaw, Poland
  • Mediterranean diet, cancer and cardiovascular risk in a network  
    of Italian studies
    – Carlo La Vecchia, Professor at the Department
    of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, University of Milan
    “La Statale”, Italy
  • Gender differences in smoking related diseases – Eva Negri, Professor at the Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, University
    of Milan “La Statale”, Italy
  • Summary and remarks – Christina Ciecierski, Professor
    at Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, USA

Discussant: Tomasz Zdrojewski, Chairman of the Public Health Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland; Mindaugas Stelemekas, Health Research Institute, Lithuanian University
of Health Sciences, Lithuania

Session IV

  • Professor Leif Aarø, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Norway
  • Professor Michał Kleiber, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland

Kalisz Town Hall

18:30-20:00 Declaration from the World Conference on Family Health, Calisia, 2019

The National Sanctuary of Saint Joseph in Kalisz

Wojciech Bogusławski Theatre in Kalisz

Didactic Centre, the President Stanisław Wojciechowski State University of Applied Sciences in Kalisz

Kalisz Town Hall

Nowy Świat 4

62-800 Kalisz

Conference Secretariat

+48 62 76 79 591

E-mail

conference@pwsz.kalisz.pl

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