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  Stress, the Business Traveler and Corporate Health:
An International Travel Health Symposium

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Thursday, April 27, 2000

9:00 a.m.Welcoming Address: Richard Stern, Vice-President, Human Resources, World Bank
9:05 a.m.Introduction: Michael Grizzard, MD, Acting Medical Director, World Bank
9:10 a.m.Keynote Address: International Business Travel and Stress: Common Ground for the Individual and the Organization, Bernhard H. Liese, MD, MPH, Senior Health Adviser, Africa Region, The World Bank
9:30 a.m.Travel Stress, Psychological Health, and Work-Life
Moderator: James Campbell Quick, PhD, Professor of Organizational Behavior, University of Texas at Arlington
11:50 a.m.Panel: Corporate Travel Medicine—Priorities & Models
Chair: Bernhard H. Liese, MD, MPH, Senior Health Adviser, Africa Region, The World Bank
2:15 p.m.Jet Lag: Physiology, Emotion, and Work Effectiveness
Moderator: Raymond Jarris, MD, Principal Global Medical Systems, Former Medical Director AEA International, USA
4:00 p.m.Seminars:
Managing a Life of Frequent Travel: Best Practices, Chair: James Striker, PhD, World Bank Overcoming Jet Lag: Alternative Models, Chair: Lennart Dimberg, MD, PhD, World Bank

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Friday, April 28

8:45 a.m.Travel Medicine Research—Tradition & Future Directions
Charles D. Ericsson, MD President, International Society of Travel Medicine, Editor-In-Chief, Journal of Travel Medicine
9:15 a.m.Risk Behavior and Risk Assessment
Moderator: Charles D. Ericsson, MD, President, International Society of Travel Medicine, Editor-In-Chief, Journal of Travel Medicine
10:30 a.m.Risk Behavior and Risk Assessment (Continued)
1:00 p.m.Seminars:
Managing Travel Health Risks, Behaviors, & Outcomes: Best Practices, Chair: Michael Grizzard, MD, World Bank Corporate Risk & Responsibility: Legal Responsibilities; Medical Evacuations; Corporate Policies & Stress, Chair: Robert Carr, MD, SmithKline Beecham
2:45 p.m.Panel: What Have We Learned? What Next?, Medical Directors with Audience Participation
Chair: Bernhard H. Liese, MD, MPH, The World Bank
4:00 p.m.Closing Remarks
Bernhard H. Liese, MD, MPH, The World Bank
James Striker, PhD, The World Bank

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