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.

Next Working Group Meetings

Next Working Group Meetings

health

Health WG Meeting on project opportunities for Regions after 2020 + Planning Meeting

Gaia Ialisa Marotta

We are pleased to invite you to our upcoming meeting on health-related project opportunities for Regions after 2020 on the 16th of January 2020. The meeting will also be an occasion to plan the 2020

Last Working Group Meetings

Last Working Group Meetings

Health WG

Health WG Meeting on Personalised Medicine

Anonymous

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

Anonymous

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

AAL Info Day 2020

In anticipating of the AAL Programme's 2020 Call, interested parties are invited to attend an information day in Vienna, Austria. The event is an opportunity to learn more about the call, meet representatives from the European Commission, the AAL Programme, the EIP on AHA and member states. There will also be an opportunity for match-making activities.  The Call text will be presented during the event and attendees will be guided through it to improve their chances of receiving funding in 2020.  The draft agenda is attached, to register click here or follow this link for more information. 

Health WG Meeting on project opportunities for Regions after 2020 + Planning Meeting

We are pleased to invite you to our upcoming meeting on health-related project opportunities for Regions after 2020 on the 16th of January 2020. The meeting will also be an occasion to plan the 2020 activities of the Health WG. We look forward to having an active discussion with members and hearing more about their priorities and how to best address them in the upcoming meetings, to maximise knowledge-exchange and project opportunities. A draft Agenda will be published soon. Please note that we are still looking for a venue: should you be available to host us, please drop a line to gaia.…

Invented and made in Europe: Healthcare innovation roundtable

With discussions on how to establish a close connection between academic research and commercial development in order to have a profound impact on European healthcare systems, the Hungarian representation to the EU is hosting an innovation roundtable.  The event will focus on drivers of innovation and needs-based research as well as the potential of fostering initatives that have meaningful societal impact in healthcare, to make Europe a place where biomedical achievements are equally invented and made.  The European Commission and EIT-Health will participate in this event.  Please…

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…

Successful adoption of healthcare innovation - EHTEL 2019 Satellite Session

I2M is gathering digital health leaders to discuss constraints and solutions to successfully adopted innovation for the event 'Successful adoption of healthcare innovation: the active and healthy ageing market'. The event in Barcelona aims to address issues such as the lack of adequate procurment processess and insufficient budgets.  The event is a satellite session to take place before the EHTEL Symposium.  Registration is required, please do so by following this link. 

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…

WG Related Content

WG Related Content

SME/Company working in the field of BioChemTech, Healthcare, NanoMaterials

Non-healing chronic wounds and ulcers are a major medical challenge worldwide with devastating consequences for patients and an economic burden for the society. Wound management is confronted with complications related to bacterial infection, control of wound exudate and malodorous secretions. Combined with the prevalence of diabetes, healing is delayed, adversely affecting patients’ quality of life and increases the risk of mortality. Thus, there is a strong need for the integration of innovative technologies to conglomerate multiple materials within a single patch in order to…

I2M Adoption Awards - applications open

If you have successfully implemented an AHA innovation in your organisation you are invited to put your organisation forward for the I2M Adoption Awards. The EIP on AHA wants to reward successful efforts and showcase such experiences to inspire other healthcare organisations.  Benefits of participating include: Gain visibility in the European healthcare community as an innovative organisation. Award your solution with a recognition from the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing. Get known as a pioneer and a success case in the European digital health community  …

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.…

Latest Updates

  • By Hilary Webb

I2M seek IT companies targeting the AHA market

I2M is looking for organisations working in specific areas of elderly care for a matchmaking event in February.

  • By Aki Ishiwa

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 Hilary Webb

Invented and made in Europe: Healthcare innovation roundtable

A roundtable on healthcare innovation will take place at the Hungarian Representation to the EU next week, with a focus on Europe's potential to invent, manufacture and benefit from biomedical achievements.

  • By Gaia Ialisa Marotta

Health WG Meeting on project opportunities for Regions after 2020 + Planning Meeting

We are pleased to invite you to our upcoming meeting on health-related project opportunities for Regions after 2020 on the 16th of January 2020.

The meeting will also be an occasion to plan the 2020 activities of the Health WG.

  • By Andrea Nogova

SME/Company working in the field of BioChemTech, Healthcare, NanoMaterials

The consortium aims to develop a multifunctional antibacterial wound dressing that will be relevant for tissue regeneration of diabetic foot ulcers. Our objective is the four-fold integration in a single wound dressing of potent antibacterial, wound exudate and malodour secretions absorbing and regenerative actions.

  • By Hilary Webb

AAL Info Day 2020

AAL are hosting an information day in Vienna to introduce prospective participants to its 2020 call.