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#EAPM – Hold the front page! Belgians bash oldies and #Brexit takes a beating

#EAPM – Hold the front page! Belgians bash oldies and #Brexit takes a beating

| March 20, 2019

As EAPM gears up for its Presidency conference in early April and lays the ground work for its third annual congress (register here) in December, we’ve seen some quite extraordinary news thumps this week, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine Executive Director Denis Horgan. Not least one flagging up that Belgians are fed up with paying for health care for […]

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#EAPM – #Brexit bogging down Europe as well as Westminster

#EAPM – #Brexit bogging down Europe as well as Westminster

| March 14, 2019

The European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) 7th Presidency Conference is drawing ever closer, and will be held in Brussels on 8-9 April, writes EAPM Executive Director Denis Horgan.  Entitled ‘Forward as one: Healthcare Innovation and the need for policymaker engagement’, this year’s event will be slightly different from most of the Alliance’s previous large-scale events, […]

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#EAPM – Health care: All the latest news from around Europe

#EAPM – Health care: All the latest news from around Europe

| March 11, 2019

The European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM), as part of its raison d’être, will continue to engage in policy and political analysis with respect to health and health care as this unique year progresses, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan. It’s unique in that the European Parliamentary elections will take […]

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#EAPM – Blustery times ahead across Europe

#EAPM – Blustery times ahead across Europe

| March 8, 2019

Hold on to your hats, ladies and gentlemen! (Especially the ladies on what is International Women’s Day, 8 March), writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan. Those hats may be precariously perched during the coming week, which is likely to see a whole lot of hot wind blowing across the Channel, largely […]

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#EAPM – Health care gets the personalised touch in Poland

#EAPM – Health care gets the personalised touch in Poland

| March 5, 2019

The Brussels-based European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) will today (5 March) play a key part in the 4th International Forum on Personalised Medicine in Warsaw, Poland, writes EAPM Executive Director Denis Horgan. Organized by the Polish Alliance for Personalised Medicine, this edition comes under the umbrella ‘Key aspects of Personalised Medicine: Value-Based Healthcare and […]

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#EAPM – The diseases may be rare, but the problems are common

#EAPM – The diseases may be rare, but the problems are common

| March 1, 2019

This week saw the annual Rare Diseases day take place (Thursday 28 February), which included the European Commission launching what it has described as a new online knowledge-sharing platform to support better diagnosis and treatment for the more than 30 million Europeans living with a rare disease, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive […]

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#EAPM – #AI and #Robots in the health-care context: The pros and cons

#EAPM – #AI and #Robots in the health-care context: The pros and cons

| February 21, 2019

On 19 February, the ENVI Committee’s Health Working Group organized a workshop on robots in health care, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan. The purpose of the workshop was to inform participants as well as ENVI members about the current status and potential applications of robotic and artificial intelligence (AI) in […]

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