WHA Side Event on Sepsis, including Live-Stream

World Health Assembly 2016, for visualization purposes

World Health Assembly 2016, for visualization purposes


On Wednesday, May 24th, the Global Sepsis Alliance, jointly with the German Ministry of Health and the International Alliance of Patients’ Organizations, will host the ‘WHA Side Event on Sepsis’ in Geneva, on the occasion of the World Health Assembly passing a resolution on sepsis, which was unanimously recommend by the WHO Executive Board. This will be a quantum leap in the fight against sepsis.

Margaret Chan, Director-General of the WHO, and other high-ranking policy makers, supporters, and sepsis survivors will address why the resolution on sepsis is so important in the global fight against sepsis and what our next steps need to be. A free live-stream of the event is available here.

Speakers include WHO representatives, patient advocates, and sepsis experts.

For the full program, including time and location, please click here.

If you would like to attend the event in person, please contact office@world-sepsis-day.org. Due to limited seating, we recommend registering for the free live-stream here.

Please promote this event and the available live-stream among your members, employees, and colleagues.


Marvin Zick