Best Practice Award for General Practitioners

Best Practice Award for General Practitioners:  organised by ASSET project. The European project ASSET – Action plan in Science in Society in Epidemics and Total pandemics is a four-year project and is implemented under the 7th Framework Programme of the EU – DGResearch (FP7). ASSET AIM ASSET – Action Plan on SiS Related Issues in…

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1st Congress – Coordination and Management of EU funded Health Research Projects

1st Congress, Coordinating and Managing EU Health Research Projects. This Congress will be held on November 8th, 2016; at the “Fundación para la Investigatión del Hospital Clínico de la Comunidad Valenciana”  Valencia. It’ s part of the activities of the European Health Projects Office – Valencia Region (www.opesval.eu). Its mission is to promote international initiatives…

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Conference:Counterfactual Methods for Policy Impact Evaluation (COMPIE 2016)

Events 20/10 – 21/10/2016  Conference – Counterfactual Methods for Policy Impact Evaluation ( COMPIE 2016) The European Commission, in collaboration with Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan, is organising the Counterfactual Methods for Policy Impact Evaluation 2016 (COMPIE 2016) conference on 20 and 21 October 2016. It brings together policy makers and researchers to…

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Women’s Equality Day

Women’s Equality Day Many groups around world are celebrating Women’s Equality Day, but why? If you are a European woman, maybe it would be better to put your celebrations on hold!  Even better, you may be able to do something that would really be worth celebrating. While Europe is perceived as a global leader in…

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World Breastfeeding Week

Event World Breastfeeding Week – Aug 1 to 7th. Minister of State for Health Promotion Marcella Corcoran Kennedy today welcomed World Breastfeeding Week, which takes place from August 1st to 7th. “We know that breastfeeding has many advantages for babies and their mothers, and I’m glad to say that there has been an increase of…

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ICCHP 2016

Event ICCHP 2016 International Conference – Computers Help People with Special Needs On July 13 – 15 2016 with Preconference July 11-12 at: Johannes Kepler University Linz,  Austria http://www.icchp.org One week to go. Check the program and register at: http://www.icchp.org/registration-16 Download ICCHP proceedings from: http://www.icchp.org/news-16 Welcome Cocktails! see: http://www.icchp.org/welcome-cocktail-16 Eat – Drink and start Networking!…

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European Health Forum Gastein 2016

EVENT European Health Forum Gastein 2016 From Wed. 28th Sep 2016 to Fri. 30 Sep 2016, Bad Hofgastein, Salzburg, Austria 2016 high-level conference will include a forum called “Reality meets Reality”: Healthcare providers and professionals, citizens and policy makers recognise the need for changes in healthcare systems and, although slowly, they are consistently becoming part…

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Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing challenge

Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing challenge Stakeholder consultation on H2020 Work Programme 2018-2020 In preparation of the next H2020 Work Programme Societal Challenge 1 (SC1 – Health, Demographic  Change and Wellbeing), the European commission (DG CONNECT) is consulting with the SC1 Programme  Committee, the SC1 National Contact Points and stakeholders. The National Contact Points together…

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Research organisations are biased too!

Research organisations have gender inequalities too Women make up over half of graduate students in the EU, but are only 33% of all researchers, holding only 20% of senior academic positions. The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE), in cooperation with the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation have developed an online tool to…

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