Adherence to treatment: Global challenge, tangible solutions

The a:care Congress 2022 is an evolution of our inaugural program from last year, this year we will take a deeper look at the underlying drivers of non-adherence. The following agenda will be delivered by our faculty experts on the two days of the a:care Congress. 

DAY 1: October 8, 2022

09:00 – 09:10 CEST | Welcome and congress introduction
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09:10 – 11:10 CEST | Adherence is a complex behavior
09:10 – 09:30 CEST | Non-adherence is the new cardiovascular risk factor
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09:30 – 09:50 CEST | The paradox of non-adherence to treatment in oncology
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09:50 – 10:10 CEST | Consequences of non-adherence to narrow therapeutic index drugs
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10:10 – 10:20 CEST | Q&A
10:20 – 10:40 CEST | The challenge and causes of non-adherence
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10:40 – 10:50 CEST | Practical individual interventions any healthcare professionals can apply to detect and address non-adherence
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10:50 – 11:00 CEST | Q&A
11:00 – 11:10 CEST | Break
11:10 – 12:00 CEST | Towards a shift of paradigm from treating diseases to treating people 
11:10 – 11:30 CEST | International Society of Hypertension – Raising awareness on non-adherence 
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11:30 – 11:50 CEST | International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology – From treating diseases to treating patients: changing mindsets
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11:50 – 12:00 CEST | Q&A
12:00 – 12:20 CEST | View from the other side  
12:00 – 12:20 CEST | Patient perspectives of adherence and how these can help us improve our practice
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12:20 – 12:30 CEST | Closing Day 1
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DAY 2: October 15, 2022

14:00 – 14:15 CEST | Introduction
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14:15 – 15:40 CEST | Panel discussion: Sharing reflections and best practice
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15:40 – 15:50 CEST | Break
15:50 – 17:15 CEST | Panel discussion: Raising adherence as a public health priority
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17:15 – 17:30 CEST | Closing congress
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