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#EAPM – Talk, talk, talk as politicians set out stalls for upcoming elections

#EAPM – Talk, talk, talk as politicians set out stalls for upcoming elections

| May 16, 2019

Busy, busy times for the European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM), not least as we head to Sofia to join up with the Bulgarian Alliance for Precision and Personalized Medicine, known as BAPPM, for a conference entitled ‘Breast Cancer from A to Z’, writes EAPM Executive Director Denis Horgan.  And next month, on 20 June, the Alliance is […]

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#AEuropeThatProtects – #EUDrugsAgency is recognized as a hub of excellence in Europe and internationally

#AEuropeThatProtects – #EUDrugsAgency is recognized as a hub of excellence in Europe and internationally

| May 15, 2019

The Commission has published a report positively evaluating the work of the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA), the EU Agency on drugs. The report confirms that, over the period 2013 to 2018, the Agency continued to be widely recognized as a true hub of scientific excellence in Europe and internationally, providing factual, […]

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#Ebola – EU provides further €5 million in humanitarian aid in Democratic Republic of Congo

#Ebola – EU provides further €5 million in humanitarian aid in Democratic Republic of Congo

| May 14, 2019

The EU is stepping up humanitarian support with an additional €5 million as the Democratic Republic of Congo continues to experience its biggest Ebola outbreak to date. The confirmed death toll of the epidemic now stands at over 1,000 people. With this announcement, total EU funding to tackle the disease in the country amounts to €17 million […]

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#EAPM – Prioritizing prostate cancer in Europe (via Berlin) – HTA/Payer Alignment

#EAPM – Prioritizing prostate cancer in Europe (via Berlin) – HTA/Payer Alignment

| May 13, 2019

The European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) is currently in Berlin taking part in a meeting on PIONEER (13-14 May), alongside leading Working Package 6, relating to HTA regulation and payer integration, writes EAPM Executive Director Denis Horgan. The Berlin meeting hopes to get matters moving a lot faster than anything currently going on in Brexitland […]

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#EAPM – More questions than answers? Let’s change that in the Personalised Medicine Era

#EAPM – More questions than answers? Let’s change that in the Personalised Medicine Era

| May 8, 2019

The European Alliance for Personalised Medicine, or EAPM, has decided that the time is now ripe to broaden even further its interaction with members and the wider stakeholder base, writes EAPM Executive Director Denis Horgan. 2019 is the year of European Parliamentary elections, a new Commission on the way, HTA and real world evidence discussions still up in the […]

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Preventing #FoodWaste and promoting #CircularEconomy – Commission adopts methodology to measure food waste across EU

Preventing #FoodWaste and promoting #CircularEconomy – Commission adopts methodology to measure food waste across EU

Each year around 20% of food produced in the EU is lost or wasted, causing unacceptable social, environmental and economic harm. The European commission has adopted a Delegated Act laying down a common food waste measurement methodology to support member states in quantifying food waste at each stage of the food supply chain.  The methodology will ensure […]

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#ECF joins #WorldBicycleDay celebrations!

#ECF joins #WorldBicycleDay celebrations!

We know you’re just as excited about the second edition of World Bicycle Day as we are. Last year hundreds of thousands of bicycle lovers around the world participated in local events and activities both online and offline. That’s why this year we’re going bigger, braver and further. The World Cycling Alliance has prepared a 360-degree campaign […]

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