News + Comment 2013
SANE Australia CEO participates in ground-breaking global summit on health
The CEO of SANE Australia, Jack Heath, is attending a high-profile international summit addressing innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing health challenges.
The inaugural World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), currently taking place in Doha, Qatar, brings together more than 500 heads of state, ministers, senior government officials, academics and influential business leaders. http://www.wish-qatar.org
Over two days these key figures are looking at practical, sustainable and innovative ways to address some of the huge health challenges including mental health as well as obesity and road traffic injury.
‘The world faces escalating health care costs, especially in mental health,’ explains SANE Australia’s CEO Jack Heath. ‘Australia has been a world leader in some areas of mental health – we need to share our experience and learn from others.