Præsentation i Washington DC

indsendt 7. aug. 2013 00.34 af Finn Kristensen   [ opdateret 9. okt. 2013 02.25 ]
Initiativet Danmark som foregangsland på diabetesområdet blev præsenteret for en  gruppe af vigtige "stakeholders" ved en reception på den danske ambassade  i Washington DC.

Programmet så således ud:

Opening
Peter Taksøe-Jensen, Denmark’s Ambassador to the United States

Denmark on the Global Forefront in Diabetes
Finn Stensbjerg Kristensen, CEO, JDRF Denmark

Diabetes as a Competence Area, and the Importance of Competence Areas for Denmark
Flemming Møller Mortensen, S, Sundhedsordfører/Parliament Health Spokesperson

The Tradition and Status of Diabetes Research in Denmark
Tore Christiansen, Managing Director, Danish Diabetes Academy
John Bagterp Jørgensen, Associate Professor, DiaCon

Commercial R&D and Diabetes Industry in Denmark
Michael Mawby, Chief Government Affairs Officer, Novo Nordisk USA
Adam Steensberg, Vice President, Head of Development, Zealand Pharma
Henrik Egesborg, Managing Director, Medtronic R&D

Treatment and Caregiving, Ambitions and Opportunities
Martin Ridderstråle, Head of Clinic, Steno Diabetes Center

Next Steps
Liselott Blixt, DF, Sundhedsordfører/Parliament Health Spokesperson

Q&A

Host
Peter Taksøe-Jensen, Denmark’s Ambassador to the United States, Embassy of Denmark in Washington DC
Co-host
Finn Stensbjerg Kristensen, CEO, JDRF Denmark

Participants
- Adam Steensberg, Vice President, Head of Development, Zealand Pharma
- Flemming Møller Mortensen, Parliament Health Spokesperson
- Griffin P. Rodgers, M.D., M.A.C.P., Director National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
- Henrik Egesborg, Managing Director, Medtronic R&D
- Ives, Ralph, Excecutive Vice President, AdvaMed
- Joakim Steen Mikkelsen, Health Care Counselor, Embassy of Denmark in Washington DC
- John Bagterp Jørgensen, Associate Professor, DiaCon
- Leonard Pogach, MD, MBA, FACP National Director Medical Services/Diabetes and Endocrinology, VACO Office of Specialty Care/Office of Patient Care Services, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- Lina Gandløse Hansen, Commercial Counselor, Embassy of Denmark in Washington DC
- Liselott Blixt, Parliament Health Spokesperson
- Martin Ridderstråle, Head of Clinic, Steno Diabetes Center
- Michael Mawby, Chief Government Affairs, Novo Nordisk, USA
- Peter Bernstorff, International Policy Advisor, the Confederation of Danish Industry
- Peter Cleary, Vice President for Communications, JDRF International,
- Robert Ratner, Chief Medical Officer, American Diabetes Association
- Tore Christiansen, Managing Director, Danish Diabetes Academy
- Volney (Jim) Warner, Chief Learning Officer, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
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