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EPHA profiles of European Commissioners-designate key for public health

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

[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 (...)

[Press release] Health actors urge new European leaders to renew efforts to tackle public health challenges

Brussels, 5 September – Over the last two days, the European Public Health Alliance (EPHA) held its two-day annual conference entitled “Tectonic tensions – wealthy Europe’s fear of commitment”. The event brought together (...)

[Press statement] EPHA calls on new Commission president to put people’s needs first

15 July 2014, Brussels –The European Parliament has confirmed Jean-Claude Juncker as the new President of the European Commission. EPHA would like to congratulate Mr Juncker for the confirmation and urges him to commit his 2014-2019 mandate to (...)

[Press release] EPHA encourages policy makers to be braver when tackling the cancer epidemic in Europe

14 October 2014, Brussels – The 4th edition of the European Code Against Cancer was finally launched today (...)...
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New cancer expert group: cancer is on the EU public health agenda

On the first meeting of the new expert group on cancer, which was held on 22-23 September, the Commission presented (...)...
Updated on 14/10/2014

[Joint press statement] Stoiber prescribing the wrong medicine

14 October 2014, Brussels - . The European Commission’s High Level Group on Administrative Burdens (1), (...)...
Updated on 14/10/2014

EU-wide commitments to fight child poverty and social exclusion

Eurochild, with the help of its member organisations and partners, carried out an analysis of the 2014 National (...)...
Updated on 13/10/2014

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