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- Press Release: EAPM reaches out to Northern Ireland, announces major 2017 Congress
Belfast, October 7th, 2016: The Brussels-based European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) held a key meeting in Belfast, Northern Ireland, this week to introduce areas being addressed at EU level in a way that could be integrated into the healthcare system at national level.
A key objective of the meeting was to engage with stakeholders in Northern Ireland while designing a roadmap for engagement linking to other ‘regional’ stakeholders.
- Press Release: Bologna on the ball for personalised medicine conference
Milan , September 27th: A high-level meeting on personalised medicine took place in Bologna, Italy, on Monday 26 September.
Hosted by the Brussels-based European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) the event, “Making Access to Personalised Medicine a Reality for Patients” in the capital of the Emilia-Romagna region formed part of the Alliance’s SMART Outreach programme.
- Press release: UN General Assembly hosted personalised medicine forum
New York, 26 September: The former European Commissioner for Health, David Byrne, has told a high-level forum at the UN that access for patients to medicines that efficiently treat illness must be addressed on a global scale.Byrne is co-chair of the Brussels-based European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM), which held key meetings last week (Friday) at the 71st United Nations General Assembly in New York, US.
- Press Release: Europe to present personalised medicine goals at UN General Assembly
Brussels 20 September: The European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) will hold key meetings this week at the United Nations General Assembly in New York
The Brussels-based EAPM’s event, on the morning of Friday 23 September, will take the form of a high-level workshop ahead of further discussion and presentations in the afternoon in the UN GA.
- Press Release: Personalised medicine shifts healthcare training goalposts
Cascais, Portugal: Friday 8 July: Portugal’s football team has been having great success at Euro 2016 and equally successful was the first Summer School for healthcare professionals hosted by the European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) in Cascais, near the country’s capital, Lisbon.
The Alliance’s five-day event scored on many levels as attendees came from around 20 EU Member States representing a host of health-related disciplines, while the hugely experienced faculty was equally representative of Europe-wide participation.
- Press Release: Personalised medicine on the move despite Brexit implications
Cascais, Portugal. 6 July, 2016: Ricardo Baptista, a Member of the Portuguese Parliament and firm supporter of personalised medicine, welcomed attendees and the faculty to the first European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) TEACH Summer School, held in Cascais, near Lisbon.
TEACH stands for Training and Education for Advanced Clinicians and Healthcare professionals (HCPs), and the hosting MP said: “I am delighted that the inaugural summer school on training for the young and gifted HCPs is being held in my home country, and I wish you all a pleasant and productive few days.”
- Press Release: Healthcare training school ‘more important than ever’ after Brexit poll
Cascais, Portugal: July 4th: The Brussels-based European Alliance for Personalised medicine (EAPM) has seen its first Summer School for healthcare professionals begin in Cascais, Portugal, today (Monday 4 July).
Personalised medicine holds great potential for improving the health of many patients and ensuring better outcomes of health systems' efficiency and transparency. Yet, its integration into clinical practice and daily care is proving difficult given the many barriers and challenges to timely access to targeted healthcare that still exist.
- Press Release: EAPM heads to Romania for personalised medicine Outreach programme
Brussels, June 14th: High-level stakeholders and politicians involved in personalised medicine from across Romania are set to meet in Bucharest to move forward with this innovative form of medical intervention tailored to the specific needs of individual patients.
The first in a series of meetings on Thursday 16 June will see the official kick-off event to launch the Romanian Alliance for Personalised Medicine (RAPM).