Social determinants and health inequalities

European Health Forum Gastein

Joint Parallel Forum of DG Health and Consumers and DG Research on
Tackling Health Inequalities in Europe - EU Policy & Research - Closing the Gap
30 September - 03 October 2009


Contributions

Wednesday 30 September - Session 1
Meeting the challenge of health inequalities in the EU


Thursday 1st October - Session 2
Research on health inequalities in the EU – where are we, do we want to go?


Thursday 1st October - Session 3
EC projects contributing to the health inequalities debate

  • EUROCADET
    Jan Willem Coebergh,
    Erasmus Medical Centre, University of Rotterdam
  • IDEFICS
    Wolfgang Ahrens,
    Institute for Prevention Research and Social Medicine, University of Bremen
  • DETERMINE & GRADIENT
    Caroline Costongs,
    EuroHealthNet
  • HELENA
    Luis Moreno,
    E.U. Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad de Zaragoza
  • EARNEST
    Berthold Koletzko,
    Dr von Hauner Children’s Hospital, University of Munich
  • Presentation European Disability Forum
    Erzsébet Szöllösi,
    European Disability Forum


Friday 02 October - Session 4
Tackling health inequalities – Europe in action – Food, farming, physical activity and nutrition


Conclusions