IDFINNOV Medtech workshop: Paris Sept. 21th

        SATT Ile-de-France Innov is a private Technology Transfer organisation ‘with exclusive rights to detect, seed-fund and commercialise technology stemming from academic research centres across the Paris metropolitan area’ (www.idfinnov.com) It is one of 14 SATTs (Sociétés d’Accélération du Transfert de Technologies) created by the French Government and invests over 6M€ per…

The EMPATHiE project: Empowering patients in the management of chronic diseases

The EMPATHiE project  (Tender no: EAHC/2013/health/04) Summary: a consortium was set up for the bid, led by Fundacion Avedis Donabedian (FAD), Barcelona. There were 7 other principal member organisations, CBO, CPME, EPF, Masaryk University, Chalmers University, DCHE (the Danish Centre for health Education) and the Royal College of Psychiatrists Research Unit. EHFF co-managed the project with…

Workshop on (implementation of) Patient’ Rights in the European Union – Mapping exercise (PRE-MAX) Brussels: Sept. 10/11

Led by Prof. Helmut Brand’s INTHEALTH group at Maastricht University and the WHO Observatory (represented here by Willy Palm), this project is a tender: CHAFEA/2014/Health/03. Base on a discussion paper which considered the preliminary findings of the study, and framed round a series of presentations, on patient rights law, enforcement systems, Council of Europe activities…

Recap of NHS Innovation Expo Manchester

NHS Innovation Expo has been an annual event since 2009. This year, on Sept. 2 and 3 around 5000 people a day from health and care, the voluntary sector, local government, and industry joined together at Manchester Central Convention Centre for two packed days of speakers, workshops, exhibitions and professional development. In 2015, almost 12…

EFPC conference 2015 Amsterdam

The EFPC organized its’ 2015 conference in Amsterdam, The Netherlands with the title “Integrated Primary Care: Research, Policy & Practice”. EHFF was present and lead one of the workshop sessions, with David Goldberg and Mike Bewick. For the presentation of David Goldberg click here. For the presentation of Mike Bewick click here. Key note speakers at…