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Cross-border healthcare and centres of excellence to enhance patients’ rights: access, information and innovation

veljača 27 @ 15:00 - 17:00

 

 

14:30 – 15:00 Registration & Accreditation

Meeting point: Altiero Spinelli (ASP) entrance from Place du Luxembourg

 

Chair: Stephen McMahon – Irish Patients’ Associations

 

15:00 – 15:20 Welcome address and keynote presentation

  • MEP Patrizia Toia (Italy) Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • Mariano Votta – Director of Active Citizenship Network

 

15:20 – 15:50 ERNs and centres of excellence: a challenge beyond borders

  • Enrique Terol – European Commission – Cross-Border Healthcare & eHealth Unit
  • Ern Coordinators representative: Luca Sangiorgi – Coordinator, European Reference Network on Rare Bone Diseases or Alberto Pereira – Coordinator, European Reference Network on Rare Endocrine Conditions or Maurizio Scarpa – Coordinator European Reference Network for Hereditary Metabolic Diseases.

15:50 – 16:30 Experiences & perspective concerning cross-border healthcare. Proposals on how to contribute to improving patients’ access and information

  • Argiro Katsarelia – President PESPA Hellas
  • Jasna Karacic – Croatian Associationfor the Promotion of Patients’ Rights
  • Paul Garassus, European Union of Private Hospitals (UEHP) or Freja Hagsund – Operations Manager European Regional and Local Health Authorities (EUREGHA)
  • Ivana Cattaneo – Public Affairs Director Novartis Oncology Europe

 

16:30 – 17:00 Debate & closing remarks

Details

Date:
veljača 27
Time:
15:00 - 17:00

Venue

Bruxelless, Belgium + Google Map