Who is Marc Noppen?
Marc Noppen is a lung specialist and Professor at VUB. He graduated in Pharmo-economics (University of Antwerp) and Strategic Management and Governance (INSEAD). Lectures also at the Vlerick Business School. 20 years of clinical-academic experience combined with 15 years as CEO of the large university hospital UZ Brussels.
Special interests in (link between) medicine and (hospital) management and healthcare in general, strategic management, ICT and innovation, and sustainable enterprise. Also concerned with efficient management both during ‘peace time’ and during crises as head of a Flemish medical and university institution in the Brussels-Capital Region, financed by both Federal and Flemish money…. thus becoming a proponent of efficient and effective management. Finally, likes to reflect on medicine and hospitals of the future, art and medicine, and the patient experience.
Marc Noppen showed the bigger picture of the Covid-19 pandemic with concrete examples, related to UZ Brussel, literature, film, philosophy. Very inspiring!
A wonderful presentation on the need of a changing paradigm in health care!