The International Conference on Veterans Health Care offers a three-day program.
Day 2 - Thursday April 5: International approaches
On the second day of the conference international experts will reflect on the Dutch approach and share their own outstanding practices and expertise. Multiple Dutch military missions and the deployment and vital experiences in the lives of Dutch veterans will be discussed. In the afternoon international representatives will discuss their national strategies in the field of veteran mental healthcare, ranging from research, policy and practice. The most effective strategies will be identified by the public.
|Chairman of the day: Drs. Angelien Eijsink|
|09.30||Angelien Eijsink, MSc- Welcome|
|09.45||Prof. dr. Robert J. Ursano, MD- Key note: Hot topics in international and American veteran health care|
|10.30||Sheila Frankfurt, PhD - Key note: Moral Injury|
|11.45||Prof. dr. Sandy McFarlane, MD - Key note: Hot Topics in international research of veteran health care|
|13.30||Introduction of key Dutch military missions|
|13.45||Personal narratives of Dutch veterans|
|15.45||National Policies of veterans mental healthcare (by Col Ludy de Vos, MSc; Col Rakesh Jetly, MD; Alex Cooper, veteran, PhD; and others)|
- United Kingdom
|17.00||Angelien Eijsink, MsC - Closing remarks|
|17.30||End of the day|