WMA Annual General Assembly

12-15 October 2005: Santiago, Chile

The annual General Assembly of the World Medical Association will be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Santiago, Chile from 12 to 15 October 2005.

The programme of the meeting will be:

Wednesday 12 October: Standing committees
Thursday 13 October: Scientific session
Friday 14 October am: Council and Ceremonial Session
Saturday 15 October: General Assembly

The themes of the scientific session are Health Care System Reform and Access to Medicines.

Among the issues on the agenda for the rest of the meeting are:

  • Genetics and Medicine
  • Drug Substitution
  • Medical Liability Reform
  • Global Impact of Alcohol