TWENTY-SEVENTH MEETING OF CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICERS (CMOs)

 

PORT-OF-SPAIN, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

17-18 JUNE 2019

 

ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTATION

  Draft Agenda_Twenty-Seventh Meeting of Chief Medical Officers, 17-18 June 2019   Acrobat PDF
  Savingram No. 323/2019 dated 13 June 2019_Revised Link for Accessing Documents   Acrobat PDF
  Savingram No. 303/2019 dated 5 June 2019_Venue, Accommodation and Link Information   Acrobat PDF
  Savingram No. 235/2019 dated 3 May 2019_Convening Twenty-Seventh Meeting of Chief Medical Officers, Trinidad and Tobago, 17-18 June 2019   Acrobat PDF
  Attachment to Savingram No. 235/2019 dated 3 May 2019_Provisional Agenda   Acrobat PDF
Agenda - Twenty-Seventh Meeting of Chief Medical Officers, 17-18 June 2019   Acrobat PDF

DOCUMENTATION

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OPENING REMARKS, ELECTION OF CHAIRPERSON, ADOPTION OF AGENDA AND PROCEDURAL MATTERS

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5. CARIBBEAN COOPERATION IN HEALTH MATTERS: REPORT FROM THE CARIBBEAN COOPERATION IN HEALTH (CCH) IV STEERING COMMITTEE    
  5.1   Update on the Communication Strategy (CARICOM)   Acrobat PDF
  5.2   Monitoring and Evaluation Plan (CARICOM)    
  5.3   Communities of Practice (University of the West Indies)   Acrobat PDF
6. DISEASE SURVEILLANCE ISSUES: DENGUE    
  6.1   CARPHA Overview of Dengue Prevalence in the Region (2018)   Acrobat PDF
  6.2   Country Report on Strengthened Surveillance (Jamaica)   Acrobat PDF
7. UPDATE ON IMMUNISATION CHALLENGES:   Acrobat PDF
  7.1   Global Challenges    
  7.2   Local Issues    
8. UPDATE ON MATTERS RELATED TO THE CARIBBEAN REGIONAL STRATEGIC FRAMEWORK ON HIV AND AIDS:    
  8.1   Progress towards Caribbean Regional Strategic Framework (CRSF)IV (2019-2023 (PANCAP)     Acrobat PDF
  8.2   Mother-to-Child Transmission (MTCT) Elimination in the Caribbean PAHO)   Acrobat PDF
9. CLIMATE CHANGE AND HEALTH ISSUES: CLIMATE CHANGE AND HEALTH    
  9.1   State of Public Health Report on Climate Change (CARPHA)   Acrobat PDF
  9.2   European (EU)/CARIFORUM Project - Strengthening of Country Plans (PAHO)   Acrobat PDF
  9.3   Update on Smart Hospitals and Safe Schools (PAHO/UNICEF)   Acrobat PDF
 

9.4   Country Reports on the Rehabilitation of Health Services in Countries impacted in

        2017 (BVI/Dominica)

   
 

9.5   Update on PAHO/CDB Project - Building Individual and Social Resilience to cope with

        the Impacts of  Natural Hazard Events: Enhancing Capacity for Mental Health and

        Psycho-Social Support in Disaster Management in the Caribbean (PAHO)

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10. MATTERS PERTAINING TO THE PORT-OF-SPAIN DECLARATION: PROGRESS TOWARDS ADDRESSING CHILDHOOD OBESITY    
 

10.1  Update on the CARICOM/Chile CCHD Project/Front of Package Warning Labelling

          /"High in" Model (CROSQ)

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10.2  The role of Public Education in the Front-of-Pack (FOP) Food Labelling Process

         (Healthy Caribbean Coalition

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10.3  Report on the Impact of Taxes on Sugar Sweetened Beverages in Barbados_George

         Alleyne Chronic Disease Research Centre (GACDRC-UWI)

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10.4  Report from the UWI/IDRC Household Nutrition Security Project - Revision of CXC

         Syllabus to include NCDs (GACDRC-UWI)

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  10.5  Report on COHSOD/COTED Meetings (CARICOM)   Acrobat PDF
  10.6  The Treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarctions in the Region   Acrobat PDF
11. INTERNATIONAL HEALTH MATTERS: INTERNATIONAL HEALTH REGULATIONS (IHR) COMPLIANCE    
  11.1  Update on Argentinian Cooperation in Anti-Microbial Resistance (PAHO)   Acrobat PDF
 

11.2  Review of Policies to support the :Logistics for Handling Referred Laboratory

         Specimens (CARPHA)

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12. UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE:    
 

12.1  Principles governing Universal Access to Healthcare and Coverage in CARICOM

         (PAHO)

   
 

12.2  Cardiovascular Disease Registry Development for Small Island Developing States

         (SIDS) - NP Sobers/S Forde/I Hambleton/TA Samuels

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  12.3  Information Systems for Health - Digital and Mobile Health Approaches (OECS)    
  12.4  Report on the Implementation of the Caribbean Pharmaceutical Policy   Acrobat PDF
            (a)  Caribbean Regulatory System - Streamlining the Procurement Process (PAHO)   Acrobat PDF
            (b)  Post Marketing Surveillance and Pharmacovigilance   Acrobat PDF
  12.5  Universal Health Coverage: A Civil Society Contribution   Acrobat PDF
13. MATTERS EMANATING FROM THE SEVENTY-SECOND WORLD HEALTH ASSEMBLY (WHA) - MAY 2019    
14. ANY OTHER BUSINESS    

BACKGROUND DOCUMENTATION

  Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas  

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