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Director's Official Travel & Meetings 2008


January / Enero
16-25 Geneva, Switzerland. 122nd Session of the Executive Board
Executive Board opens on optimistic note
Dr Margaret Chan's report to Executive Board
***Appointment of the Regional Director for the Americas / Ratificación de la Directora Regional para las Américas***
  
February / Febrero
1 Washington D.C., PAHO HQ. Toma de Posesión de la Directora de OPS
Dr. Mirta Roses sworn in for 2nd term at PAHO
12-15 Port-au-Prince, Haiti SRMM Subregional Managers' Meeting - Caribbean Countries [Intranet access only]
OMS/OPS: nous sommes engagés à soutenir Haïti
18-20 Sto. Domingo, DOR. SRMM Subregional Managers' Meeting - Centroamérica, México, Cuba, Haití, República Dominicana y FO/USMB [Intranet access only]
Presentación de la Directora: Atención Primaria en Salud y Promoción de la Salud
Directora de OPS propone fortalecimiento de Atención Primaria en Salud
Briefing News on SRMM Caribbean Countries and SRMM CAM, Cuba, DOR, FO/USMB
21-22 San Juan, Puerto Rico. Official Visit.
Directora de OPS en visita oficial a Puerto Rico fortaleciendo relaciones de cooperación en salud entre el Organismo internacional y las autoridades nacionales
Inaugura la Dra. Roses dos Centros Colaboradores de la OMS en Puerto Rico
29 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. First PAHO General Staff Meeting 2008-2012/ Primera Reunión del Personal de la OPS 2008-2012
Vision 2008-2012. Consolidate the transformation and strengthen leadership. / Visión 2008-2012. Consolidar la transformación y fortalecer el liderazgo.
  
March / Marzo
02-06 Quito, Ecuador. SRMM Subregional Meeting - Andean & Southern Countries.
Protegiendo la Salud frente al Cambio Climático [Entrevista a la Directora]
La paz, la defensa de la vida y la salud son prioritarias para el desarrollo de los pueblos de las Américas [Intervención de la Directora]
10 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. International Women's Day Celebration 2008/ Celebración del Día Internacional de la Mujer 2008.
PAHO Director: Gender Inequality is Completely Unacceptable [PAHO Press Release]
Directora de la OPS declara la inequidad de género en las Américas y el mundo como un hecho completamente inadmisible [OPS Comunicado de Prensa]
Discurso de la Directora / Director's Speech
10-12 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. SPBA - Subcommittee on Program, Budget and Administration.
13-16 Mérida, Yucatán, México. 9na. Conferencia Mundial sobre Prevención de Lesiones y Promoción de la Seguridad y Reunion Interministerial de las Americas / 9th. World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion
Dr. Roses' Speech at the opening ceremony / Discurso de la Directora
Director's Presentation: Globalización y lesiones en el contexto de las Américas / Globalization and injuries in the context of the Americas
Declaración de Mérida: DECLARACION MINISTERIAL SOBRE PREVENCIÓN DE VIOLENCIA Y LESIONES EN LAS AMÉRICAS
25-30 Beijing, China. GPG - WHO Global Policy Group Meeting.
  
April / Abril
01 Washington D.C. Global Business Forum Working Lunch.
5 Washington D.C. Walk for Health. [Pictutes from the Walk]
7 Washington D.C., PAHO HQ. Celebration of World Health Day 2008
Celebración del Mundial de la Salud 2008
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08-12 Quito, Ecuador. Meeting of the Ministers of Health of the Andean Region (REMSAA).
Atención Primaria de Salud a 30 Años de Alma Ata. Director's Presentation.
12-16 Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. ACHR Meeting / Reunión CAIS.
18-22 Panama & US/MEX Border. VI Vaccination Week in the Americas.
25 Washington D.C., PAHO HQ. UNICEF Representative Meeting.
OPS XXI en acción. Dr. Mirta Roses' presentation at the opening of the meeting. [Spanish version]
26-28 Caracas, Venezuela. Visita Oficial.
Venezuela carries out with universal standards on vaccination
28-29 Washington D.C., HQ. Visit of MOH Honduras.
  
May / Mayo
01 Washington D.C. PAHO HQ. World Day for Safety and Health at Work
2008 World Day for Safety and Health at Work celebration at PAHO
08-09 Atlanta, Georgia. Global Health Strategy Meeting
Dr. Mirta Roses, Director of PAHO, attended a United Nations Secretary-General meeting
13-27 Geneva, Switzerland. 61st World Health Assembly - 123rd Executive Board - 25 Global Health Forum
Primary Health Care for the New Century Geneva Health Forum
Director's Newsletter
27-28 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. Visit of MOH Peru
29-30 Washington, D.C. Global Health Council - 35th Annual Conference
Primary Health Care: A New Vision for the Fourth Decade
Director's Newsletter
31 Washington, D.C. Celebration of World No Tobacco Day 2008

Director's BLOG: Por una juventud libre de tabaquismo
For a Tobacco-Free Youth
Por uma juventude livre do tabagismo

Director's Blog article 2007: Let’s Go Smoke-free / Disfrutemos ambientes sin humo
  
June / Junio
09-13 Río de Janeiro, Brasil. RIMSA.
Salud y Agricultura por la Equidad y el Desarrollo Rural. Discurso de la Directora.
Director's NEWSLETTER
16 Washington, D.C. PAHO HQ. PAHO General Staff Meeting.
20 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. PAHO's Awards Ceremony.
Awards Ceremony Video
23-27 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. Executive Committee**. (** No travel period)
142nd Session of the Executive Committee Opens with Important Goals for the Health of the Peoples of the Americas
  
July / Julio
06-10 Dominica, St. Vincent, St. Lucia. Official Visit.
11-12 El Salvador. Reunión de Ministros de Salud de Iberoamerica.
16-17 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. Visit of the MOH of Argentina.
20-23 Trinidad & Tobago CARPHA Meeting and Official Visit.
24-25 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. Regional Director's Team Meeting (RDT/RDG).
Common challenges, Joint solutions
Pan American Alliance for Nutrition and development
28-31 Cuba. Official Visit.
El Desafío de la Equidad en Salud: los Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio y las Alianzas para la Salud
  
August / Agosto
03-06 México. Conferencia Mundial de SIDA (AIDS 2008)
Towards Elimination of Vertical Transmission of HIV and Syphilis as a public health problem in the Caribbean
It's time to break the silence
  
September / Septiembre
09-10 G.W. University, Washington, DC. Health Systems Seminar.
12-17 Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. 8th CRICS - Regional Congress on Health Sciences Information - BIREME
17-18 Montevideo, Uruguay. Migration and Health
MIGRACIÓN Y SALUD. Discurso de la Dra. Roses en la apertura de la 8va. Conferencia Sudamericana de Migraciones
La Migración de los Recursos Humanos en Salud en las Américas
18-20 Santiago, Chile. Regional Launch in Chile of the Global Initiative: For the lives of mothers, newborns, and children
20-24 Porto Alegre, Brasil. EPI 2008 - XVIII IEA World Congress of Epidemiology
Director's speech at the opening ceremony
25-26 Washington D.C., PAHO HQ. Visit of MOH of United Kingdom Overseas Territories (UKOTs).
27-28 Washington D.C., PAHO HQ. Caribbean Caucus.
29-30 Washington D.C., PAHO HQ. 48th Directing Council**
Planning Public Health Action
Director Annual Report
  
October / Octubre
01-03 Washington D.C., PAHO HQ. 48th Directing Council**
PAHO Director's Newsletter
06-07 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. Visita de Viceministra de Relaciones Exteriores en Salud de Cuba.
07-08 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. Multi-partners Dialogue.
15-16 Almaty, Kazakhstan. Primary Health Care Conference (PHC/APS) - 30th anniversary.
27-28 Geneva, Switzerland. GPG Meeting - WHO Global Policy Group.
28-31 El Salvador. Cumbre Iberoamericana de Presidentes.
  
November / Noviembre
02-04 Santiago, Chile. ECLAC/CEPAL Meeting
08-15 Ecuador Annual Managers' Meeting 2008
24-25 New York, NY. Forum of Presidents of Social Cabinet (LAC)
26-27 New York, NY. Segundo Foro de Pensamiento Social Estratégico
  
December / Diciembre
03 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. General Staff Meeting.
08-11 Washington, D.C., PAHO HQ. BPB Review (EXM).
12 Washington, D.C. PAHO HQ Christmas Party.
  
**** All other appointments are internal
    *** 2008 Extended Official Travel only for staff users [On Intranet]
    ** Non-travel periods
      Last Updating: 14-October-2008