Program Rundown *

15 November 2018

Mayuree Ballroom II, Dhusit Thani Hotel, Manila - Philippines

08:30 – 09:00
Registration
09:00 – 09:15
Opening remarks by YPKP & HARAP
09:15 – 09:45
Keynote Speech by Congressman Anthony M. Bravo, Ph.D (Philippines)
09:45 – 10:30
Evidence-informed Public Health Policies for Harm Reduction
Prof. Tikki Pangestu, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS (Singapore)
10:30 – 10:45
Lunch break
10:45 – 11:30
The New Zealand Approach to Tobacco Harm Reduction
Dr. Marewa Glover, Centre of Research Excellence: Indigenous Sovereignty & Smoking (New Zealand)
11:30 – 12:40
Policy Panel Session :“How to regulate alternative products in support of tobacco harm reduction”
Panelists:
Congressman Rodel Batocabe (Philippine)
Mr. Andrew da Roza, Promises Healthcare (Singapore)
Mr. Samrat Chowdery, Association of Vapers India (India)
Dr. Khamami Zada, Nahdatul Ulama Research Center (Indonesia)
Mr. Atakan Erik Befrits, COO of INNCO (Sweden)
15:00 – 15:15
Coffee break
12:40 – 13:30
Lunch break
13:30 – 14:15
Alternative Tobacco Products in Japan & Impact to Smoking Rate
Dr. Hiroya Kumamaru, AOI Universal Hospital (Japan)
14:15 – 15:30
Tobacco Harm Reduction in South Africa – lessons for Asia
Dr. Kgosi Letlape, Health Professionals Council of South Africa
15:30 – 16:15
Vaping & Vulnerable Populations
Prof. Helen Redmond, New York University (US)
16:15 – 16:30
Coffee Break
16:30 – 17:45
Science Panel Session
“Scientific developments in tobacco harm reduction”Presenter:
Prof. Rajesh Sharan, North-Eastern Hill University (India)
Prof. Dr. Shamsul Bahri Md. Tamrin, University Putra Malaysia
Prof. Jay Jazul, University of Santo Tomas (Philippines)
Dr. drg. Amaliya MsSc. Phd, University of Padjajaran (Indonesia)
17:45 – 18:00
Closing remarks