The USAID-funded Systems for Improved Access to Pharmaceuticals and Services (SIAPS) is holding an end-of-program event on March 1, in Arlington, VA.
We’ll be discussing progress made toward ensuring that quality, life-saving essential medicine and services are available and affordable to those who need them. We’ll also explore goals and challenges for the future of pharmaceutical systems strengthening and advance a vision of what it takes to build resilient, responsive pharmaceutical systems that promote good health outcomes.
The US Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded Systems for Improved Access to Pharmaceuticals and Services (SIAPS) Program, led by Management Sciences for Health (MSH), in collaboration with the Stop TB Partnership Global Drug Facility, will host a technical conference titled, “Building the Post-2015 Agenda: Novel Approaches to Improving Access to TB Medicines and Pharmaceutical Services” from March 2-6, 2015 at the Conrad Bangkok Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand.
Health systems stengthening drives our response to the tuberculosis epidemic. In over 30 countries MSH is working with international, national, and local partners to strengthen the capacity of health systems, national TB programs, and health managers to improve the lives of those affected by TB and prevent the spread of disease. Our work addresses all elements of the health system: service delivery; leadership and governance; medical products, vaccines, and technologies; health financing; health information; and human resources.
The USAID-funded Leadership, Management & Governance (LMG) Project led by Management Sciences for Health (MSH) will host a high-level side event in conjunction with 67th World Health Assembly (WHA) on May 21, 2014 from 12:00-14:00 CET at the Geneva Press Club, located near the Palais at Route de Ferney 106, La Pastorale, in Geneva, Switzerland. The event, “Governance for Health: Priorities for Post-2015 and Beyond,” will feature an interactive panel (panelists listed below) and will discuss the following questions: