EIT Health joins the European Patients’ Forum (EPF) and other key players in launching the “Data Saves Lives” initiative on 12 November 2019 at the EPF Congress in Brussels.
Leading up to the hearings on 14 November 2019, our team has put together a recap of the main issues included in the mission letters of the Commissioners-designate for Internal Market and Transport.
On 11 November 2019, the European Commission adopted the decision granting marketing authorisation to the company Merck Sharp & Dohme B.V. for a vaccine against Ebola. This vaccine, called Ervebo, had been in development since the Ebola outbreak in West Africa in 2014. It is already used, as part of a specific protocol, to protect people at risk of infection, such as healthcare workers or people who have been exposed to infected persons.
On Friday 15 November 2019, just days before the Antibiotic Awareness Day and Week, the European Court of Auditors (ECA) will publish a special report on EU action to fight antimicrobial resistance.
Weekly activities of the Commissioners in energy & climate, environment, digital, transport, trade, finance, food & drink and health policy.
Join Bayer to discuss how innovative medicines can support societal efforts against Cancer.
By MEPs Against Cancer (MAC) interest group
The MEPs Against Cancer (MAC) interest group at the European Parliament is pleased to announce new leadership elected for the 2019-24 parliamentary legislature. MEPs Prof. Véronique Trillet-Lenoir (RE, France) and Mr. Loucas Fourlas (EPP, Cyprus) are the new Chairs of the MAC Group. MEPs Mr. Rory Palmer (S&D, United Kingdom) and Dr. Petra De Sutter (Greens/EFA, Belgium) are the new Vice-Chairs. Together with the secretarial support from the Association of European Cancer Leagues (ECL), they will lead the group which currently consists of 137 members.