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European Public Health WEEK

22-26 May 2023


Public health: Global issues, local actions


Thursday 25 May - Prevention and control of chronic diseases

Below is a list of the events, click here to return to the search page.

This list is in chronological order, starting with the events that begin earlier in the day.

Events with a star are highlighted by EUPHA.

Please check the time zones here.

In-person with live streaming

  HW131 - Children's education - a bridge to healthy behaviour (MU-Varna, Faculty of Public Health, Bulgarian Public Health Association)

  HW204 - Outdoors Of Course! Spread the 20-20-2 rule. (AJN, Oogfonds, Netwerkpartners 'Zicht op Buiten')


  HW12 - Managing diabetes; Self-management education on diabetes (MU-Plovdiv, Faculty of Public Health)

  HW31 - Social campaign "You don't need it!" (Drug, tobacco and alcohol department; Government of Lithuania)

  HW60 - Prevention of HPV associated diseases (MU-Pleven, Faculty of Public Health, Bulgarian Public Health Association)

  HW91 - Prevention of osteoporosis for women of active age (Medical University of Plovdiv)

  HW92 - Diabetic Retinopathy Screening (Department of Optometry and Occupational Diseases, Sector of Optometry, Faculty of Public Health, Medical University of Varna, 9000 Varna, Bulgaria; Specialized Eye Hospital for Active Treatment- Varna;)

  HW137 - Screening the best way for prevention (University of Georgia; Screening Units)

  HW10 - How to tackle the physical inactivity epidemic (Faculty of Public Health, Health Care and Sports, South-West University “Neofit Rilski”)

  HW11 - Behavioural science and chronic diseases (Faculty of Public Health, Health Care and Sports, South-West University “Neofit Rilski”)

  HW106 - Redesigning school services in the Post-pandemic era (Cyprus University of Technology and Ministry of Health, the Republic of Cyprus)

  HW85 - Healthy lifestyle among students (Medical university - Varna, Facuty Public Healthcare, Departrment of Health Care, Bulgarian Public Health Association)

  HW127 - Stand - Chronic Illness Awareness: Be Informed (Aydın Adnan Menderes University Faculty of Medicine, Aydın Adnan Menderes Training and Research Hospital)

  HW37 - Assessment of post-COVID effects on communication and swallowing (South-West University Neofit Rilski)

  HW64 - Needs assessment of people with chronic neurological diseases (Ass. Prof. Violeta Staneva, PhD Assoc. Prof. Stanislava Pavlova, PhD Assoc. Prof. Aneta Dokova, PhD Medical University of Varna, Faculty of Public Health, Dept. of Speech Therapy and Medical Pedagogy)

  HW98 - The stigma of epilepsy – a medical and social problem (Medical University of Plovdiv)

  HW227 - 26. Annual Conference Austrian Public Health Association (Gesundheit Österreich GmbH & Sozialversicherung der Selbstständigen)

  HW81 - The foundation of preventive medicine - even from the student bench (Trakia University - Stara Zagora, Faculty of Medicine)

  HW128 - Walk to Wellness (Aydın Adnan Menderes University Faculty of Medicine, Aydın Adnan Menderes Training and Research Hospital)

  HW138 - Prevent obesity (-NCPHA, BPHA)

  HW161 - Risk factors causing chronic diseases (-NCPHA and BPHA)

  HW177 - The sugar tax (University of Manchester, EUPHA Urban Public Health section)

  HW216 - Fifth International Summer School on Public Mental Health (Day 4) (European Public Health Association (EUPHA), EUPHA Public mental health Section, Instituto de Saúde Pública da Universidade do Porto (ISPUP), Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar (ICBAS), University of Hochschule Emden/Leer (Hs-Emden-Leer), the Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region (ASPHER), and the Mental Health Association of South-Eastern Europe (MHASEE).)

  HW8 - Prevention and control of chronic diseases in Peja (NIPH of KOSOVA)

  HW111 - Measure your blood pressure - live longer (National Institute of Public Health of Kosova, Department of Social Medicine, Health Promotion and Education Unit in collaboration with The Accessible Quality Healthcare (AQH) project funded by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and implemented by Swiss TPH, Kosova.)


  HW13 - Physical activity for all (Institute of Social Medicine, Medical Faculty, Belgrade University)

  HW86 - Knowledge, professional attitude and practices in Bulgaria, related to cervical cancer screening (Medical University “Prof. Dr. P. Stoyanov” - Varna Faculty „Public Healthcare” Department of Health Care Bulgarian Public Health Association)

  HW141 - Ndikimi i ndotjes se ajrit ne semundjet kardiovaskulare & respiratore (QKMF-te)

  HW61 - NCDs – levels and tools of prevention (Medical University – Pleven, Bulgaria Bulgarian Public Health Association)

  HW58 - Social workers’ ethical dilemmas in chronic diseases (Medical University - Pleven)

  HW207 - Sex'Attitude Health Workshop - Meeting on the Docks of Bordeaux (Santé Médiée)

  HW202 - People's Voice Survey: Measuring population perspectives (QuEST Network at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Ministries of Health of Ethiopia and Greece)

Online only

  HW146 - Chronic Diseases, Social Media Campaign (Aydın Adnan Menderes University Faculty of Medicine Department of Public Health, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Department of Public Health)

  HW235 - Cardiovascular diseases affect everyone, but not equally (Amsterdam UMC)

  HW82 - Familial hypercholesterolemia & women: Guidelines & case presentations (Cyprus University of Technology Cyprus Atherosclerosis Society Hellenic Atherosclerosis Society Cyprus Epidemiology and Public Health Association)

  HW104 - Connection between oral hygiene and chronic diseases (Kaunas City Municipality Public Health BureauKaunas City Municipality Public Health Bureau)

  HW221 - Promoting Public Health: follow IgieneUnito! Day 4 (School of Public Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Torino, Italy)

  HW226 - Measures of prevention and control of chronic diseases (Department of Public Health, Babeș-Bolyai University)

  HW4 - Daily kick-off event: Exploring the Link Between Weight and Cancer - Effective Communication and Structural Action (Association of European Cancer Leagues)
      Featured: Daily kick-off event

  HW165 - Four pillars for action in life after cancer therapy for YCS (University of Patras)

  HW148 - Benefits and side effects of salt (-NCPHA -National Center for Publuc health and analyses and BPHA)

  HW195 - Prevention Strategies - Interactive Discussion with Students (Prof. Ivanichka Serbezova, Assist. Prof. Daniela Lyutakova, Assoc. Prof. Despina Georgieva, Ruse University "Angel Kanchev", Bulgarian, Bulgarian Public Health Association)

  HW30 - Prevention of ischemic heart disease (MU-Plovdiv-Faculty of Public Health)

  HW166 - Designing and Implementing Urban Health Projects (European Health Management Association)

  HW56 - Green Exercise-Yoga for All-Moving together outdoors (Laura Scott)

  HW183 - Prevention and control of chronic diseases (Folkehelseforeningen)

  HW169 - ÖGD Inside - Prevention and control of diseases (Academy of Public Health Services and German Public Health Association)

  HW24 - Treat NCDs to prevent syndemics (Unicamillus-International University of Health and Medical Sciences, Medis- International School of Maxiemergencies and Catastrophes)

  HW83 - Physical activity bootcamp (OECD; WHO-Europe)

  HW149 - Organisational and professional health literacy: What is it and why is it important? (EUPHA Health Literacy Section, The Swedish Health Literacy Network, WHO M-POHL Action Network, Karolinska Institute`s Aging Research Center, Technical University of Munich)

  HW162 - Risk factors - prevention (-NCPHA,BPHA)

  HW121 - Enteral nutrition in patients with oncological diseases (Marieta Gunovska, Veronika Spasova, Kalina Kancheva, Bulgarian Public Health Association, MU-Pleven, Medical College)

  HW133 - Schools' health promotion and health literacy in the digital age (University of Minho; Unidade de Saúde Publica de Braga; Câmara Municipal de Sintra.)

  HW49 - Hospices in Bulgarian healthcare system (Bulgarian Public Health Association)

  HW84 - The Obesity Epidemic: A Ticking Time Bomb (University of Nicosia Medical School)

  HW153 - Chronic disease management in disasters from public health perspective (Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Aydın Adnan Menderes University Faculty of Medicine)

  HW150 - Drawing Inspiration: Virtual Art Exhibitions in the Fight Against Chronic Diseases (Association of European Cancer Leagues, European Student Think Tank, #Students Against COVID)

  HW36 - IV International Symposium Research Advances in Physical Activity (Universidad Santo Tomás)

  HW211 - Integrated Challenges for a New Era in Public Health (Portuguese Society of Public Health)

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