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#EAPM – Close-of-the-year event is huge success

#EAPM – Close-of-the-year event is huge success

| December 6, 2018

It’s almost the end of 2018, and EAPM this week signed off in style with a great evening in the European Parliament in Brussels, during an event co-sponsored by Roche, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan. A big part of the fantastic dialogue involving 60 guests, a host of MEPs, […]

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#EAPM-  ‘Shoulder to the wheel’ time for patient access – European Parliament event – 3 December

#EAPM- ‘Shoulder to the wheel’ time for patient access – European Parliament event – 3 December

| November 30, 2018

Everybody knows that access for patients to innovative medicines and treatments is important, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan. Politicians know, health-care professionals know, the European Commission knows, patients certainly know…and it appears that even some journalists know. There have been so many conferences, round tables, internal meetings, articles and […]

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#EAPM – Search for ‘Fountain of Youth’ fails to make Congress agenda…

#EAPM – Search for ‘Fountain of Youth’ fails to make Congress agenda…

| November 14, 2018

We are drawing ever-nearer to EAPM’s second annual Congress in Milan (26-28 November) and registration will be coming to a close in the next few days, so now is a good time to get on board, here, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan. More than 700 stakeholders have already put their […]

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#EAPM – Member states gather over latest #HTA proposals

#EAPM – Member states gather over latest #HTA proposals

| November 5, 2018

With its round table on the ongoing issues of health technology assessment (HTA) coming up on Wednesday 7 November, the European Alliance for Personalised Medicine is positioning itself and stakeholders in order to tackle the issues involved, which will also be discussed in depth at EAPM’s Congress in Milan (26-28 November), writes European Alliance for […]

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#EAPM – Romania sets its stall out while US aims to trump drug prices

#EAPM – Romania sets its stall out while US aims to trump drug prices

| October 26, 2018

As the year marches on we’re drawing near to the end of the current Austrian Presidency of the EU, with Romania next in line (from 1 January, 2019), writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan. It will be Romania’s first-ever rotating presidency and, not through coincidence, at the recent Strasbourg plenary, European Parliamentarians […]

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#EAPM – Europe needs to make the most of electronic health records

#EAPM – Europe needs to make the most of electronic health records

| October 24, 2018

The European Commission this week announced that there will be a focus on developing electronic health records (EHRs) for the benefit of citizens travelling between countries, for example on holidays, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan.    And, lest we forget, the EU is full of migrant workers, too, who could also […]

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#ESMO pushing the agenda in the field of cancer – #EAPM ready to respond

#ESMO pushing the agenda in the field of cancer – #EAPM ready to respond

| October 22, 2018

The ESMO Congress is almost over for another year and EAPM was actively engaging with expert stakeholders at the key oncology event in Munich, which ran from 19 October, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan.  Of course, the Alliance is playing its part in moving oncology forward, not least through […]

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