European Health Policy Group Autumn 2013 Meeting

1920 Sep 2013
Thursday 19th, 12.30pm-Friday 20th, 1.00pm
The King's Fund, London
Event type: 
Invitation only

About this event

The 2013 autumn meeting of the European Health Policy Group (EPHG) will discuss papers on the theme of integrated care.

About the European Policy Health Group

The EHPG is a forum for health policy analysts, political scientists, economists and policy makers to discuss the structure of, and changes to, health care systems.

The meeting is limited to a maximum of 50 participants to ensure it is conducive to discussion and exchange.


Day one: Thursday 19 September

12.30pm: Registration and lunch

Session one

1.50pm:Welcome and introduction
Professor John Appleby, Chief Economist, The King's Fund

Chair: Dr Jan-Kees Helderman, Assistant Professor, Radboud University Nijmegen

2pm: Paper one
Organisational and contractual collaborations for the future of integrated primary care in England
Rachael Addicott, The King's Fund
Maria M. Hofmarcher, European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research, Vienna

3pm: Paper two
The multiple purposes of policy pilots and why they matter
Stefanie Ettelt, Professor Nicholas Mays, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Adam Oliver, London School of Economics

4pm: Refreshment break

Session two

Chair: Zeynep Or, Research Director, Institute for Research and Information in Health Economics

4.30pm: Paper three
From performance measurement to performance management: the case of the integrated path of care of the diabetic foot
S. Nuti, B. Bini. T. Grillo Ruggieri, Management and Health Laboratory, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa
Roland Bal. Dept. of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University 

5.30pm: Lecture
Dr Jocelyn Cornwell, Director of the Point of Care Foundation and Senior Fellow, The King's Fund

6.30pm: Close

7.30pm: Dinner at The King’s Fund

Day two: Friday 20th September

9am: Arrival and refreshments

Session one

Chair: Professor John Appleby, Chief Economist, The King's Fund

9.30am: Paper four
Children's journey through organisations: how inspectors evaluate co-ordination of care
Suzanne Rutz, Antoinette de Bont. Erasmus University, Rotterdam
Discussant: Dr Rachael Addicott, The King's Fund

10.30am: Refreshment break

Session two

Chair: Anna Dixon, Director of Strategy and Quality and Chief Analyst, Department of Health

11am: Paper five
Trust matters for integrated care
Karen Williams, Michael Calnan, Stephen Peckham, University of Kent
Discussant: Paul Batchelor, Consultant in Dental Public Health, Public Health England Thames Valley and Hon. Senior Lecturer University College London

12noon: Business meeting