The Study maps EU-funded cooperation projects for the period 2007 to 2017 in EU and EEA countries and Switzerland, provides insight into opportunities and challenges for cross-border cooperation in healthcare and offers guidance to local and regional authorities and other parties who are interested in starting a health-related cooperation project.
On this occasion, Vytenis Andriukaitis and other EU Commissioners urge leaders in Europe and beyond to take a multi-policy approach and address the social conditions that encourage its spread, in addition to mobilising funding for research, and ensuring access to preventative and curative healthcare for all.
Interested parties are invited to submit their comments on the scientific evidence online until 6 May 2018.
In his message, Commissioner Andriukaitis recalls the importance of health for all, without discrimination.
The meeting, hosted by the USA Center for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC), will bring together representatives from the four TATFAR members – the EU, USA, Canada and Norway - the WHO, and other partners from academia, industry, and Non-governmental organisations.
Today, the EU Expert Group on Health Systems Performance Assessment (HSPA) publishes its report "A new drive for primary care in Europe: rethinking the assessment tools and methodologies" to help policy makers and health practitioners to set objectives and measure progress towards improving primary care services for the benefit of patients.
Today marks the beginning of mutual recognition of inspections of manufacturing sites for human medicines between the US and four Member States of the European Union (Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary and Romania).
Interview of Dr Matilde Leonardi, chair of the EU-funded PATHWAYS project.
By Vytenis Andriukaitis, European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety.
This morning in Brussels, Vytenis Andriukaitis, European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, and Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi, Minister of Health and Medical Education of the Islamic Republic of Iran, met to discuss a number of health and food safety issues.