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Transforming Aging with Health Innovation

This “Transforming Aging with Health Innovation” forum organized by National University of Singapore (NUS), Bayer and Channel News Asia is to address and empower aging in Asia Pacific. It will bring together industry, policymakers, innovators, academia,  NGOs and media across Asia Pacific to discuss the aging challenges in Asia Pacific and the critical role of health innovation in addressing some of these challenges.

The event will be held in Singapore on Thursday, 1 December 2016. Other speakers at the forum include senior executives from the Singapore Ministry of Health, National University Health System/ National University of Singapore, and Macular Disease Foundation Australia. The forum will commence with a key note from the Regional Director of the United Nations Population Fund Asia and Pacific.


Topics to be discussed in the panel discussion:

Channel News Asia Perspectives Panel Discussion – Transforming Aging in Asia: The Value of Health Innovation

  • How can health innovations such as new medicines and healthcare technologies transform the way we manage the aging challenges in Asia Pacific?
  • How can we maximize the benefits of these health innovations?
  • How should we rethink health systems in the region in terms of embracing these innovations to meet the needs of the older populations?
  • How can we truly drive and sustain health innovation through a multi-stakeholder approach to benefit patients and society?
  • Q&A

The panel discussion will be recorded and broadcasted on Channel News Asia Perspectives programme.

To register, please email Abigail Tan at abigail.tan@bm.com.