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New rules on clinical trials and testing medicines: are we on the right track? - CHES Roundtable
4 December 2012
This CHES roundtable discussion considered the proposed new rules on clinical trials, how well they address the shortcomings of the Clinical Trials Directive, and the main improvements.
Valuing health at a time of austerity
27 November 2012
Healthcare innovation can boost economic growth while helping to deliver better health care to more people in a more sustainable manner.
Active and healthy ageing - with ICT?
16 October 2012
ICT can help promote active and healthy ageing and also improve the sustainability of solutions, but cost is an issue with public budgets under strain.
Promoting health and preventing disease - the role of the citizen - CHES Roundtable
24 September 2012
This CHES roundtable discussion explored the rationale for a stronger focus on disease prevention and health promotion in Europe, and the citizens’ role in this, what influences individual choices and how other actors, such as businesses and pharmacists, can help citizens to take better care of themselves, as well as why, at a time of austerity measures, it makes sense to encourage prevention and health promotion.
Presidencies talking – EU Health Council Briefing – The next steps towards active healthy ageing
25 June 2012
Promoting healthy and active ageing can help boost innovation in Europe, producing economic growth that can help the continent to emerge from the crisis as well as relieving pressure on public purses, heard participants in a Policy Dialogue.
Towards a healthy and active Europe - Are we on the right track?
20 April 2012
The ageing of society ranks among the greatest social and economic challenges facing Europe, said John Dalli, European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy, in a Policy Briefing.
Creating an environment for healthy and active ageing - What are the elements for success?
12 March 2012
Creating an environment conducive to active and healthy ageing requires psychological change as well as new physical infrastructure, said speakers at a Policy Dialogue.
Creating value from health-related information - CHES Roundtable
6 February 2012
This CHES stakeholder discussion, which received additional support from Oracle, highlighted some of the challenges and possibilities that rise with digitalised use of health data.