3rd National Hepatitis Symposium 2018

1-2 March 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Organized by the Ampang Hospital, DNDi, the Ministry of Health of Malaysia, and the Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia, the event aims to discuss access to hepatitis C treatments. The event’s venue is the Connexion Conference & Event Centre in Bangsar.






Panel Discussion

Malaysia – A Unique Partnership for Access to Treatment

Date: Thursday, 1 March 2018
Time: 9:45

Moderator: Shahnaz binti Murad, Deputy Director-General of Health (Research & Technical Support), Malaysia


  • Azman bin Abu Bakar, Deputy Director-General of Health (Public Health), Malaysia
  • Salmah Bahri, Senior Director Pharmacy Services, Malaysia
  • Tan Soek Siam, Consultant Hepatologist, Selayang Hospital, Malaysia
  • Khairul Faizi Khalid, Head of Business Development, Clinical Research Malaysia
  • Jean Michel Piedagenel, Head of DNDi South East Asia Regional Office, Malaysia
  • Yasser Fayed, Director of Hepatitis C global programme, Pharco Pharmaceuticals, Egypt
  • Farshila Emran, Managing Director, Pharmaniaga, Malaysia



Expert Talk

Date: Friday, 2 March 2018
Time: 9:10

Setting up a clinical trial – an alternative view
François Simon, Clinial Trial Leader Paediatric HIV/HCV, DNDi, Switzerland



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