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World Health Assembly Diagnostics Briefing

May 20, 2014
Hotel InterContinental

AdvaMedDx, the European Diagnostics Manufacturers Association (EDMA), and the Global Medical Technology Alliance (GMTA) held the third annual diagnostics briefing at the World Health Assembly on Tuesday, May 20 in Geneva.  This year's briefing was titled "The Fight Against Antimicrobial Resistance: Are Diagnostics Winning?"

Over 60 representatives from health ministries, WHO, and NGOs attended this briefing. 

Featured Speakers:

  • Jennifer Cohn, Medical Coordinator, Médecins Sans Frontières Access Campaign
  • Philippe Jacon, Executive Vice President of International Commercial Operations, Cepheid (Moderator)
  • Martha Gyansa Lutterodt, Director of Pharmaceutical Services, Ghana Ministry of Health
  • Robert Matiru, Portfolio Manager HIV/AIDS, UNITAIDFrancis Moussy, Scientist, World Health Organization