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2019 Conference

The 12th Annual Conference Theme: “Task Sharing, a sustainable solution to global healthcare needs”

Dates: 16 – 19 October 2019

Venue: Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Winterthur, Switzerland

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME OVERVIEW:

16 October, Wednesday, 18:30 Meet and Greet; Opening Ceremony of IAPAE Conference

Welcome to new conference delegates and familiar friends as we begin the 12th Annual IAPAE Conference with the theme of  “Task Sharing, a sustainable solution to global healthcare needs”. Join us for an evening reception. Venue: TBA

Conference Day 1: 17 October, Thursday

 08:30 Conference Registration

09:00 Conference Opening

Join us for a full day of Keynote speakers, Short Paper presentations and poster presentations. (Lunch included. Venue: Zurich University of Applied Sciences)

Conference Day 2: 18 October, Friday

09:00 am start time

The second day continues with Keynote speakers, Short Paper presentations from colleagues around the world and posters presentations. The afternoon session is for PA education development in Switzerland. (Lunch included. Venue: Zurich University of Applied Sciences)

18:30 Gala Dinner

Evening Conference Celebration Dinner is planned for time with friends, networking with new colleagues and awards for short papers and posters. Join us for an evening dinner. Venue: TBA Winterthur, Switzerland

Conference Day 3: 19 October, Saturday

09:00 am start time

The third day starts with parallel workshops and includes the IAPAE General Meeting with elections for open positions on the Executive Board and Subcommittees. 3rd Day continues with break-out sessions for the five Subcommittee planning meetings: Advocacy & Education Subcommittee, Faculty & Membership Subcommittee, Research Subcommittee, and Communication & Repository Subcommittee. Conference concludes with closing ceremony. Venue: Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Winterthur, Switzerland

Call for ABSTRACTS. Submit a Short Paper or Poster for the IAPAE Conference. Email Abstract to the Research Subcommittee, care of: Phil Begg at philip.begg@nhs.net

CLICK HERE for Recommended accommodation information and Booking for
where to stay in Winterthur. Conference discount applies if you book
through this website with the House of Winterthur.

It is recommended to fly into Zurich and take a local train to Winterthur, 25 km to the north. Consider arriving a day a few days early or enjoy days following the Conference in Zurich!

For Visa information, requirements and application to enter Switzerland, visit: https://www.schengenvisainfo.com/switzerland-visa/

IAPAE can send you a Letter of Invitation and/or Letter of Support for Visa application if needed.  Email: scott.smalley@wits.ac.za 

Click here to register!

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