Further Information



Xavier Bosch-Capblanch

Joanne Blackwell


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Flyer A4

Spring Symposium 2017

Evidence Meets Decisions Makers - Better Use of Evidence for Better Health

6 April 2017

Parterre Rialto, Basel, Switzerland


The Swiss TPH Spring Symposium 2017 invites public health policy makers, statisticians, and global health specialists and students to review and discuss the current evidence on how the use of data and information by decision makers can be improved in the health sector. Topics will include:


  • How decision makers make decisions
  • What works in promoting the use of evidence
  • Teaching and Training evidence
  • Technology: from paper to electronics
  • Methods: statistical modeling, systematic reviews and guidance development

Venue and Hotels



Directions to Parterre Rialto


Note: To get to the Rialto by car, after reaching Basel, take exit "City/Bahnhof SBB" and follow signs to "Parkhaus Elisabethen" or "Parkhaus Steinen". Both are a few minutes walk from the Rialto.


Birsigstrasse 45
4054 Basel

061 205 31 45 Telephone
E-Mail: rialtoanti spam bot@parterreanti spam bot.net

Web: www.parterre



Basel Hotels and Tourism

Accommodations near the Swiss railway station (SBB) would be closest to the venue.