Health Policy Summit 2010
date : 2/10/2010
The Health Policy Summit is a conference aimed at setting and discussing the critical agenda for the year in health policy. The Summit gathered around 200 health policy leaders from various fields, including healthcare providers, citizens/patients, government, academia, industry, and the media. The Summit took place in February 2010.
Participants from the new DPJ-led administration included Mr. Yukio Edano, Minister of State for Government Revitalization; Mr. Akira Nagatsuma, Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare; Mr. Kan Suzuki, Senior Vice Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology; Mr. Motohisa Furukawa, Senior Vice Minister of the Cabinet Office; and Mr. Keisuke Tsumura, Parliamentary Secretary of the Cabinet Office.
(Titles reflect positions held at time of event)
Excerpts from Media Coverage