Strep B Awareness Month

PRESS RELEASE In Recognition of Strep B Awareness Month, the European Institute of Women’s Health calls on key stakeholders and citizens of Europe to eliminate preventable Group B Strep transmission to infants 19 July 2017—July is International Group B Strep Awareness Month. This year’s theme, “What if we had known…?” promotes awareness raising of Group…

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International Women’s Day 2017

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Celebrating it’s 21st Anniversary and International Women’s Day 2017, the European Institute of Women’s Health calls on both key stakeholders and citizens of Europe to #BeBoldForChange to forge a more inclusive, gender equal world 7th of March 2017—International Women’s Day has been held on the 8th of March each year…

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EU – Vaccine Joint Procurement Agreement

Signing ceremony on Joint Procurement Agreement 20 June 2014, Luxembourg Tonio Borg, European Health Commissioner and Paola Testori Coggi, Director-General of DG Health and Consumers together with Health Ministers of many EU Member States signed a Joint Procurement Agreement setting out the modalities under which EU countries can jointly procure pandemic vaccines and other medical…

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International Childhood Cancer Day

International Childhood Cancer Day Tackling inequalities in paediatric cancer care and research across Europe Tuesday, 18th February 2014, European Parliament (Room 4Q2), Brussels, Belgium, Hosted by Mrs. Glenis Willmott, MEP Every year SIOPE marks International Childhood Cancer Day (15 February). Since 2011, our Society also organises a high-level event at the European Parliament in order…

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