Program Rundown

29 August 2019

Bloom Hall, LL Floor, GLAD Yeouido Hotel, Seoul – Korea

08:30 – 09:00Registration
09:00-09:05Welcome Remarks
Prof. Emeritus OkRyun Moon, Chairman of Korea Harm Reduction Association (KHRA), Graduate School of Public Health, Seoul National University (Korea)
09:05-09:10Opening Remarks
Prof. Dr. Achmad Syawqie Yazid, Drg., M.S, Founder & chairman of YPKP, Indonesian Public Health Observer Foundation (Indonesia)
09:10-09:15Congratulatory Remarks
09:15-09:45Global Harm Reduction Overview
Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Konstantinos Farsalinos, Cardiologist & researcher at Onassis, Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center, University of Patras, and National School of Public Health (Greece)
09:45-10:15Asia Harm Reduction Overview
Prof. Tikki Pangestu, Professor at Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (Public Health), National University of Singapore (Singapore)
10:15-10:35Coffee break
10:35-11:05Rethinking Nicotine: The Role of Public Health Policy in Ending an Epidemic
Keynote Speaker:
Prof. David T. Sweanor J.D., Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa / Advisory Board of the Centre for Health Law, Policy & Ethics, University of Ottawa (Canada)

Session I

11:05-12:25How to be Part of the Change? - Policy Interventions for Differentiated Products

  • Dr. Carrie Wade, Director, Harm Reduction Policy, R Street (USA)
  • Dr. Marewa Glover, Director, Center of Research Excellence: Indigenous Sovereignty & Smoking (New Zealand)
  • Dr. Hiroya Kumamaru, Vice-Director AOI Universal Hospital (Japan)
  • Dr. Tan Kok Kuan, Founder, Dr. Tan and Partners (Singapore)
  • Dr. Hyuck-Myun Kwon, Research Professor, University Industry Foundation, Yonsei University (Korea)
12:25-13:25Lunch break

Session II

13:25-14:55How to be Part of the Change? - Harm Reduction Efficacy and Its Application
  • Dr. Ng Yee Guan, Senior Lecturer, Occupational Safety and Health, Universiti Putra Malaysia (Malaysia)
  • Dr. Willy Wong, Specialist in Psychiatry, Director, Hong Kong Psychiatry And Integrated Medical Centre (Hong Kong)
  • Grzegorz Król, Director at a British public health agency, Knowledge•Action•Change (UK)
  • Dr. Tri Budhi Baskara, S.Ked, General Practitioner in Primary Care and Hospital Bali (Indonesia)
  • Dr. Jong-Tae Park,  Professor, Occupational & Environmental Medicine, Korea University Ansan Hospital (Korea)
Additional Speakers to be confirmed
14:55-15:15Coffee break

Session III

15:15-17:30How to be Part of the Change? - Views from Korea

Presentation 1:
Introducing Alcohol Harm Reduction policy into Korea
Prof. Aeree Sohn, Professor, Health Management, Sahmwook University (Korea)

Presentation 2:
Views from Harm Reduction on Addiction Treatment
Keun Ho Joe, Director, Mental Health Service, National Center for Mental Health (Korea)

Presentation 3:
Introducing Tobacco Harm Reduction Policy into Korea
Prof. Jae Wook Choi, Professor, Preventive medicine, Korea University (Korea)

Prof. Emeritus OkRyun Moon, Chairman of Korea Harm Reduction Association (KHRA), Graduate School of Public Health, Seoul National University (Korea)

  • Prof. Ki Kyun Kim, Air Quality & Materials Application Lab, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Hanyang University (Korea)
  • Tae-Yeon Hwang, Director, Mental Health Service & Planning, National Center for Mental Health (Korea)
17:30-17:35Closing Remarks