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March 15, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Date

March 15, 2022

Time

10.00-11.30 am EDT

Place

Zoom

Registration

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Organizer

  • PAHO
  • WHO Europe

Interpretation

English, Spanish, Russian

Description

This webinar will discuss issues related to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on women’s health and how alcohol marketing, policies and interventions have affected them during this period in terms of alcohol consumption, as well as their implications for equity and the building of health systems that are responsive to gender differences and the needs of women across their life span.

Program of the side event

WELCOME
Welcome and moderation Kristina Sperkova
President, Movendi International
Opening remarks Carina Ferreira-Borges
Acting Director, WHO European Office for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable
Diseases
Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on women’s mental health Devora Kestel
Director, Department of Mental Health, World
Health Organization
KEY SPEAKERS
Alcohol use among women during the COVID-19 pandemic: what do we know? Zila Sanchez
Associate Professor, Department of Preventive
Medicine, Federal University of Sao Paulo
Lockdown and alcohol marketing targeted to women and girls Amanda Atkinson
Senior Researcher, Public Health Institute,
Liverpool John Moores University
Motherhood, COVID-19 and alcohol use Svetlana Popova
Senior Scientist, Institute for Mental Health Policy Research, Campbell Family Mental Health
Research Institute, CAMH
Women’s health and alcohol use: a case
in Australia
Caterina Giorgi
CEO, Foundation for Alcohol Research and
Education (FARE)
Q&A AND DISCUSSION
Questions & Answers Moderator and Speakers
CLOSURE
Closing remarks & thank you Maristela Monteiro
Senior Advisor on Alcohol and Substance Use, PanAmerican Health Organization

 

Details

Date:
March 15
Time:
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Organizers

PAHO
WHO EURO