On the 11 May, the European COPD Coalition organises a Conference on the EU reflection process on chronic diseases, entitled ’Living Longer, better’ - in parternship with EHN, ECCO, ERS and IDF Europe - EPHA members.
Venue: Mundo B building, Rue d’Edimbourg 26, 1040 Brussels
When: Friday 11 May (following the EU Health Policy Forum), from 10.00 to 16.00 including a lunch break (sandwich lunch is provided)
This will be a unique opportunity to:
Present positions and recommendations on how to best prevent, treat and enhance research on Chronic Diseases at European level,
Engage in the debate and share ideas with like-minded organizations, peers, EU policy makers and the media, and
Make policy proposals to support a comprehensive approach of Chronic Diseases.
Expected audience: all working on health/chronic diseases related issues, professionals from the areas of environment, city planning, housing, gender and ageing dossiers, food and agriculture, social determinants, physical activity and all concerned by “health in all policies”.
- Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, tel: 02/741.24.75
On 7 December 2010 the council published its conclusions on "Innovative approaches for chronic diseases in public health and healthcare systems."
The European Commission recently launched a consultation process on chronic diseases. The deadline for responses: 15 April 2012.