GPHW2023: Closing Ceremony


Mar 21, 2023

The closing ceremony of Global Public Health Week 2023 (GPHW) will see the participation of the presidents of three prestigious societies in the field of public health: Prof. Luis Eugenio de Souza, President of the World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA); Prof. Roberta Siliquini, President of the Italian Society of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine (SITI); and Prof. Carlo Signorelli, President of the Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region (ASPHER).

The ceremony will be a platform for the Presidents to discuss the state of global public health and the challenges that still persist in this world in turmoil, as well as to present the upcoming 17th World Congress on Public Health, jointly organized by the three societies.

The event will be held on April 7, 2023, at 13:00 (CEST). It will be chaired by Prof. Walter Ricciardi, Immediate Past President of the WFPHA and Chair of the congress organizing committees.