SESSION DETAILS

Parallel Session 2.3

The imperative need for paradigm shift of health systems: a holistic response to NCDs

BACKGROUND :

This session will look at the key challenges and barriers in the health system response to NCDs, and identify the paradigm shifts that are required to develop holistic approaches to NCDs, exploring the lessons learned from other proven public health approaches such as the global HIV responses in the context of weak health systems

OBJECTIVES :