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EPP Group Hearing on 'The prevention of age-related diseases of women'

07.06.2012 - 09:00
- 07.06.2012 - 12:30
Last Updated: 22.01.2013 - 17:41
Room ASP 3E2, European Parliament, Brussels
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Thursday
09:00
Opening
Speakers
Roberta ANGELILLI, MEP, Vice-President of the European Parliament (EP), Rapporteur
Introduction
Speakers
Manfred WEBER, MEP, Chairman of the EPP Group Working Group Legal and Home Affairs
09:30
PANEL 1: 2012: European Year for Active Ageing. The European approach to increase awareness and prevention of age-related diseases of women
chaired by
Speakers
Mariya GABRIEL, MEP, EPP Group Coordinator in the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality of the EP
Mid-term evaluation of 2012 - the European Year of Active Ageing
Speakers
Lenia SAMUEL, Hors Class Advisor, DG Employment, Social Affairs & Equal Opportunities, European Commission
Statistical evaluation of healthy ageing
Speakers
Eduardo BARREDO CAPELOT, Director, Social Statistics, Eurostat
Prevention of age-related diseases of women - a global overview
Speakers
Zsuzsanna JAKAB, Regional Director for Europe, World Health Organisation
Women in Europe - Towards Healthy Ageing
Speakers
Hildrun SUNDSETH, Head of EU Policy, European Institute of Women's Health
Questions and Answers
11:00
PANEL 2: Increasing knowledge, exchanging information and identifying priorities: the role of stakeholders, associations, NGOs, universities and research institutes
chaired by
Speakers
Teresa JIMÉNEZ-BECERRIL BARRIO, MEP, EPP Group Vice-Coordinator in the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality of the EP
How to promote active ageing in Europe - EU support for local and regional actors
Speakers
Anne Sophie PARENT, Secretary-General, Age Platform Europe
Putting societal needs at the centre of healthy ageing policies
Speakers
Prof. Walter RICCIARDI, President, European Public Health Association (EUPHA)
Gynaecological aspect of ageing
Speakers
Geneviève NAOMÉ, Gynaecologist, Erasmus Hospital, Belgium
Gender Identity, sexual well-being and ageing
Speakers
Prof. Chiara SIMONELLI, Sapienza University of Rome, President European Federation of Sexology
Questions and Answers
Conclusions
Speakers
Roberta ANGELILLI, MEP Vice-President of the EP, Rapporteur

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