Working Group Leaders

Representatives of Brussels-based offices leading the work of Health Working Group.

Henriette Hansen

Leader

Henriette Hansen

South Denmark

Health WG Leader

Leader

Lucie Durocher

Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Christina Teik

Leader

Christina Teik

Greater Copenhagen EU Office

Health

The aim of the ERRIN Health Working Group is to support TWG members with anticipations, updated information, clarification and knowledge on EU level health research related issues, in order for them to function as project facilitators towards their regional stakeholders. The Health working group will function as a means to create collaboration between the members in order to develop common EU projects.

Last Working Group Meetings

Last Working Group Meetings

Health WG

Health WG Meeting on Personalised Medicine

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There is still a need to realise the potential of personalised medicine to ensure better prevention and care. The ERRIN health meeting will explore existing ecosystems, strategies and initiatives

Health WG

Health WG Meeting: Uptake of Innovation in Hospitals through Skills Development

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Uptake of Innovation in Hospitals through Skills Development The demographic issue of the ageing society is one of the key challenges facing the European society today. The health care sector needs

WG Events

WG Events

State of art gender medicine in Italy and European challenges

The conference "State of art of gender medicine in Italy and European challenges"  will be held in Ferrara, Italy on 6th-7th December 2019. The event is aimed at presenting the research and application of GM in Italy, that approved in 2018, a National Law (3/2018) for the spread of Gender Medicine, followed by an Implementation decree on the application and dissemination of the Gender Medicine in June 2019 – at the moment unique national law on this matter in the EU. The workshop will also present the results of actions, coordinated by the University Center for Studies on Gender Medicine…

Invitation FILO project - Fighting Against Loneliness, final conference

Society is challenged by a growing number of ageing people that live longer, age in place and feel lonely. Loneliness is a heterogenic problem. Many interventions have been developed to address loneliness. Due to the complexity of loneliness it is not easy for professionals to identify suitable interventions and to implement them. So what can be done? And which knowledge is essential? In order to learn from each other, six European Cities /Countries have exchanged good practices in addressing loneliness among elderly (Nacka Sweden, Marseille France, Venice Italy, Crete Greece, Roeselare…

Health WG Meeting on Personalised Medicine

There is still a need to realise the potential of personalised medicine to ensure better prevention and care. The ERRIN health meeting will explore existing ecosystems, strategies and initiatives that ensure the development and implementation of personalised medicine for the benefit of the citizens.   Please notify us if you wish to make a prepared “proposal pitch” (looking for partners and competences from other regions for EU-project proposals)

Co-creating Welfare Seminar

The Co-creating Welfare project was created to serve local welfare services like elderly homes, hospitals and schools, that want to work in a closer dialogue with citizens to co-create future welfare services. The Co-creating Welfare project has developed training course material as well as a co-creation concept with guidelines, good practice examples and recommendations, which can help local welfare services to run co-creating processes with citizens and develop welfare services that correspond better to the citizens’ needs, and therefore are more sustainable. www.ccw-project.eu Within the…

Health WG Meeting: Uptake of Innovation in Hospitals through Skills Development

Uptake of Innovation in Hospitals through Skills Development The demographic issue of the ageing society is one of the key challenges facing the European society today. The health care sector needs to change and to integrate innovative solutions in order to cope – but new technology demands new skills. This event will focus on innovation in hospitals and the crucial need for continuous skill development of healthcare professionals. The event will consist of three key speakers followed by a panel discussion with the opportunity for extensive audience participation. The speakers and panellists…

Flanders demonstrates: Cooperation between Industry & Healthcare through integrated business models

Flanders Innovation and Entrepreneurship and POM West-Flanders are joining forces to provide policymakers with new tools that can keep our healthcare affordable and sustainable. That is why we present you the potential of new business models in the healthcare economy in the Flemish Parliament on May 28.  The aim is to make policy makers in Flanders, Europe and Internationally aware of the importance of cross-sectoral cooperation between companies and health actors in order to respond to tomorrow's needs. New, integrated business models offer the framework that is needed to develop and launch…

WG Related Content

WG Related Content

Workshop AND Webinar on 23 August: MEET & APPLY on the Horizon 2020-topic „Digital diagnostics“

In line with the Horizon 2020 Topic "SC1-BHC-06-2020: Digital diagnostics - developing tools for supporting clinical decisions by integrating various diagnostic data”, Berlin Partner for Business and Technology organises a half-day workshop and webinar on 23 August 2019. The event takes place at Berlin Partner for Business and Technology premises in Berlin, and is open for an international audience via webinar.  Aims  The workshop is intended for the preparation of proposals. During the workshop, needs for existing project ideas will be collected in order to initiate cooperation with suitable…

Workshop Green Pervasive Health: Call for abstracts

The workshop aims to mobilize an interdisciplinary community of scholarship and practice to address the impacts of urban green spaces on the health and well-being of citizens, using pervasive computing technologies as a unifying central concept. This workshop aims to: identify the existing data sources and pervasive computing technologies applicable to assessment of green space impacts on human health and well-being. explore the use of pervasive computing technologies and resultant health and well-being data by urban planners and policymakers. define the key elements of pervasive computing…

[urgent] looking for Private Partner - Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions - Innovative Training Networks (ITN) type ETN, Call 2019 for hosting, training and seconding early stage researchers

  The Project Development of an innovative nanotechnology strategy to combat potentially counterfeit drugs The pharmaceutical industry impacts countless lives around the world by researching and developing lifesaving and life-enhancing products. Operating sustainably is reflected in a commitment to supply high-quality and safe products, while developing new and improved therapies to address unmet medical needs.  In this context, project aims to design anti-counterfeit sustainable strategies based on nanotechnology, to combat this global threat to public health and help ensure the integrity of…

SC1-DTH-05-2019: Large scale implementation of digital innovation for health and care in an ageing society

The Highly Specialized Rehabilitation Hospital is a hybrid entity (private company 100% owned by public authorities) providing ordinary and outpatient treatments for patients needing rehabilitation projects for diverse disabilities, temporary and permanent, with a different scale of complexity, clinical and nursing needs. Throughout the time, the hospital has reinforced its leading role within the field of highly specialized rehabilitation with a focus on cardiovascular, neuromotor, musculo-skeletal, pneumological and sever brain injuries, for 1.5 million local and out-the-Region patients.…

Call for Abstracts- EHMA 2019

The European Health Management Association (EHMA) will be holding its Annual Conference (www.ehma2019.org ) in Espoo, Finland from 17 – 19 June 2019 on the theme of ‘Health Management 2.0’ in collaboration with the Helsinki University Hospital (HUS) and the National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland. The event will give participants the opportunity to learn about the challenges, new skills, share ideas and acquire effective practices on health management. The event will cover such areas as leadership, skills and competencies, innovation, planning within the six sub-themes on Systems…

Obesity and mental health policy

Are you into food-related consumer behaviour? Are you interested to take or propose actions to prevent and treat depression through nutritional strategies? Then the MOODFOOD project invites you to discuss how the research results coming from the project could be implemented in the region. Public administration/ innovation cluster/ patient representatives can get reimbursement of their travel costs to the expert workshop (250€/person). If you are interested, please get in touch with anett.ruszanov@errin.eu  

Latest Updates

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State of art gender medicine in Italy and European challenges

The conference aims at presenting the research and application of gender medicine in Italy.

  • By Federico Bastarolo

Invitation FILO project - Fighting Against Loneliness, final conference

Society is challenged by a growing number of ageing people that live longer, age in place and feel lonely. Loneliness is a heterogenic problem. Many interventions have been developed to address loneliness. Due to the complexity of loneliness it is not easy for professionals to identify suitable interventions and to implement them. So what can be done? And which knowledge is essential?

  • By Anonymous

Health WG Meeting

Save the date for the first Health WG Meeting after summer! During this meeting we will learn more about the future of health in the next programming period and new health-related initiatives. We will have speakers from the Commission; DG CNECT, DG RTD, DG SANTE and DG EMPL discussing how health will be addressed in the next MFF.

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Health Partnering Event

Registrations are now open for the ERRIN Health Partnering Event 2018, on November 19-20!  The aim of the event is to foster partnerships in a broader sense within ERRIN members and between ERRIN and other network members. The two days will host presentations, exchange of project examples and group discussions on relevant themes related to the health sector.

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Health WG Meeting: Work plan 2019

You are kindly invited to the first Health WG Meeting of 2019! We will have presentations from DG RTD and AAL (Active Assisted Living) in the first part of the meeting. In the second part, the meeting will be an occasion to discuss our priorities and plan the activities of the Working Group for 2019. The event is hosted by the Welsh Government European Office at the Wales house, RPS 11. 

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Joint Webinar on Intrinsic Capacities by WHO & EU FrailSafe

The H2020 EU FrailSafe funded research & innovation project has joint forces with the WHO Age