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Programme and presentations


Opening speeches

10:00 Welcome by host MEPs
10:05 Opening remarks by Mr Gediminas Černiauskas, Vice-Minister for Health of Lithuania

Setting the scene

10:20 Risks associated with Prenatal Exposure to Alcohol, Dr Diane Black, European FASD Alliance Diane Black

European solutions

10:30 Measuring the problem in Europe, Dr Lars Møller, World Health Organisation Office for Europe Lars Møller

Good practices around Europe

10:50 Research: Dr Simona Pichini, National Institute of Health, Italy Simona Pichini
11:10 Prevention: Alcohol Labelling, Dr Pierre-Yves Bello, Ministry of Health and Social Affairs, France Pierre Yves Bello

Next steps

11:30 Way forward at EU level, Keynote speaker: Mr Tonio Borg, EU Commissioner for Health


12:10 European campaign for prevention of FASD, Francesco Marini, Local Health Authority of Treviso (and Stefania Bazzo, University of Trieste (Italy) Francesco Marini

Networking Lunch