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Profile of registrant

Standing Committee of European Doctors

Identification number in the register: 9276943405-41
Registration date: 18/09/08 11:42:05

The information on this organisation was last modified on 29/08/13 17:01:54
The date of the last annual update was 29/08/13 17:01:54

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Standing Committee of European Doctors
Acronym: CPME
Legal status: European Association according to Belgian Law
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mrs  Birgit Beger
Position: Secretary General

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mrs  Birgit BEGER
Position: Secretary General

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 15 Rue Guimard 
Brussels 1040
Telephone number: (+32) 27327202
Fax number: (+32) 27327344
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The Standing Committee of European Doctors (CPME) aims to promote the highest standards of medical training and medical practice in order to achieve the highest quality of health care for all citizens of Europe.
CPME is also concerned with the promotion of public health, the relationship between patients and doctors and the free movement of doctors within the European Union.
CPME represents the National Medical Associations of 27 countries in Europe (EU and EFTA) and works closely with the National Medical Associations of countries that have applied for EU membership as well as specialized European medical associations.
It is an international, not for profit association under Belgian Law.
To achieve its goals, CPME co-operates (proactively) with the Institutions of the European Union. Policies are being set both in answer to developments in Europe as well as by taking the lead in matters regarding the profession and patient care.
CPME offers broad expertise in matters related to medicine and the medical profession.
CPME is directed by a Board that is elected by the General Assembly for three years. The President and the Executive Committee are elected from the Board members also for a period of three years.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 6
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Anamaria Corca 31/08/13 29/08/14
Birgit Beger 31/08/13 29/08/14
Sarada Das 03/09/13 30/08/14
Katrín Fjeldsted 15/05/14 13/05/15
Miriam Beatrice Vita D'Ambrosio 07/09/13 05/09/14
Constance Colin 31/08/13 29/08/14


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

-Revision of the Professional Qualification Directive, Directive 2005/36/EC

-European Innovation Partnership on Healthy and Active Ageing

-Revision of the data protection legislation

-eHealth Action Plan and further initiatives and projects, ePrescription

- Amending, as regards information to the general public on medicinal products subject to medical prescription, Directive 2001/83/EC


- DG Industry initative "Acess to medicines"

- Possible Revision of the Tobacco Products Directive 2001/37/EC

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Climate Action
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Education
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Environment
  • Food Safety
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Sport
  • Youth


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

European Union Network for Patient Safety (EUNetPaS)

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2011 - 12/2011
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 100000  € - 150000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.