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ESPACOMP 2008

The 2008 symposium on patient compliance and persistence was held at the University of Basel on September 5.


Program

8:45-9:00
Welcome and Introduction
Sabina De Geest, Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel, Switzerland

09:00-10:30
Interventions designed to enhance patient adherence (chair: Sabina De Geest)

Interventions to promote HIV medication adherence: Review of the literature and implications for future trials
Jane M. Simoni, University of Washington, Seattle, USA (35 min.)

Transfer to practice: the experience of an adherence clinic in Lausanne, Switzerland
Marie-Paule Schneider,  CHUV Lausanne, Switzerland (25 min.)

Interventions to improve medication adherence among older adults: meta-analysis of outcomes among RCTS
Vicky Conn, Russel C., Ruppar T., University of Missouri, Columbia, USA (15 min.)

Pilot study of a multidisciplinary comprehensive adherence-enhancing management program in HIV patients (AMP-HIV): The Swiss cohort study
Isabelle Krummenacher, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland (15 min.)


10:30-11:00
Break

 
11:00-12:15
Impact of the organisation of health care on patient adherence (chair: Marie-Paule Schneider)
 

"Looking beyond the horizon: system factors related to adherence in chronically ill patients"
Sabina De Geest,  University of Basel, Switzerland (25 min.)

 
Supporting Chronically-Ill Patients' Medication Adherence: A Systems Approach
John D. Piette, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA (35 min.)

The role and impact of consumer medicines information on medication adherence and persistence
Raynor D.K., Knapp P., University of Leeds, UK (15 min.)

 
12:15-13:30
Lunch
 

13:30-14:50
Practical applications (chair: Robert Vanderstichele)

Adherence to antiparkinson medication in a multi-centre European study
Katherine Grosset, Shettleston Health Centre, Glasgow, UK (25 min.)

Managing drug adherence of nephrology patients
Michel Burnier, PMU, Lausanne, Switzerland (25 min.)

Adherence to lung function monitoring in lung transplant recipient
Christiane Kugler, Hannover Medical School, Germany (15 min.)

Medication adherence in older renal transplant recipients
Cynthia Russel, University of Missouri, Columbia, USA (15 min.)
 

14:50-15:20
Break


15:20-16:00
Ongoing research and collaborative projects (chair: Eric Van Ganse)

Ascertaining barriers for Compliance: policies for safe, effective and cost-effective use of medicines in Europe (7th Framework Programme)
Przemyslaw Kardas, Medical University of Lodz, Poland (20 min.)

A community network to encourage the exchange of information and experience on adherence research: www.iadherence.org
Bernard Vrijens, Pharmionic Research Center, Visé, Belgium (20 min.)

 

16:00-16:40
Methodology (chair: Bernard Vrijens)

Pittfalls for measuring and analyzing compliance data
Tracy Glass, Basel Institute of Clinical Epidemiology University Hospital Basel, Switzerland (25 min.)

Population PK parameter estimation: Effect of different dosing report methods on a population PK model for escitalopram
Robert R. Bies, School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, USA (15 min.)

 
16:40-17:00
Concluding remarks and symposium closure (John Urquhart)

 
Conference venue: University of Basel, "Kollegienhaus", Auditorium 102,Petersplatz 1, Basel, Switzerland
Details
Year
2008  
Date meeting
2008-09-05 → 2008-09-05  
Address
University
Basel
SWITZERLAND (CH)