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[Press statement] Nina Renshaw joins EPHA as Secretary-General

19 November, Brussels - Today Nina Renshaw has taken up the position of Secretary-General at the European Public Health Alliance (EPHA). Ms Renshaw replaces Emma Woodford, who has been Interim Secretary-General since June following Monika (...)

[Open letter to President-elect Juncker] Are we to understand that the portfolios for medical devices and health technologies will not remain with the Health Commissioner?

Further to our Joint Letter of 16 September 2014 (1) , we are contacting you again to express our gratitude for your decision (2) to move the competence for medicines and pharmaceutical products back into the hands of the European Commissioner for (...)

EPHA profiles of European Commissioners key for public health

Vytenis Andriukaitis - European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety ( hearing evaluation) Elżbieta Bieńkowska » European Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs ( hearing evaluation) [Cecilia Malmström » (...)

[Open Letter] To President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker on move of medicinal products and health technologies to the portfolio of the Commissioner for internal market and industry

Brussels, 16 September 2014 - We are writing to express our astonishment and concern regarding your decision to move the competence for medicinal products and health technologies from the Commissioner in charge of Health to the Commissioner in charge (...)

Eurofound publishes study on access to healthcare in times of crisis

Eurofound - the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions - published this week its (...)...
Updated on 26/11/2014

Hypocritical spending: European Parliament again votes to continue subsidies for tobacco growing

On 22 October the European Parliament voted to once again prolong subsidies "to cover expenditures granted to (...)...
Updated on 24/11/2014

Wall Free Europe - Breaking down barriers for Roma

On 5 November 2014, on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, a public hearing took (...)...
Updated on 24/11/2014

[EPHA Professional Development Programme - Autumn 2014] EU health advocacy training

In Brussels on 8th/9th/10th December 2014, EPHA will launch the first part of its 7th Professional Development (...)...
Updated on 12/11/2014

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