Thu. May 26th, 2022
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How to reverse obesity trends in Europe. Photo by Bru-nO on Pixabay
EUROPEAN HEALTHCARE
  • European Health Union: A European Health Data Space for people and science
  • Questions and answers – EU Health: European Health Data Space (EHDS)
  • Remarks by VP Margaritis Schinas at the press conference on the European Health Data Space
  • Remarks by Commissioner Stella Kyriakides at the press conference on the European Health Data Space
  • S&Ds: As healthcare goes digital, it’s vital to protect patient data privacy
  • Main results of the EU Health Ministers Council on 29 March 2022
COVID-19 MONITORING
  • EU COVID Certificate: committee backs one-year extension to ensure free movement
  • REPORT on the proposal amending Regulation (EU) 2021/953 on a framework for the issuance, verification and acceptance of interoperable COVID-19 vaccination, test and recovery certificates (EU Digital COVID Certificate) to facilitate free movement during the COVID-19 pandemic – A9-0138/2022
  • REPORT on the proposal amending Regulation (EU) 2021/954 on a framework for the issuance, verification and acceptance of interoperable COVID-19 vaccination, test and recovery certificates (EU Digital COVID Certificate) with regard to third-country nationals legally staying or residing in the territories of Member States during the COVID-19 pandemic – A9-0137/2022
  • EU Parliament Special Committee on COVID-19 pandemic starts work
  • On the S&Ds’ initiative, the EP’s new special committee on Covid-19 starts work to better prepare Europe for the future
  • EU Digital COVID Certificate: Commission adopts second report on impact and implementation across the EU
  • UN health agency updates guidelines on COVID-19 therapeutics
  • Answer to a written question – Full marketing authorisation for COVID-19 vaccines in the EU
  • Answer to a written question – Extending the conditional marketing authorisation for the Comirnaty vaccine to children aged 5 to 11 – compatibility with European regulations
  • EU-Kom­mis­si­on folgt der CHMP-Emp­feh­lung: Zu­las­sungs­er­wei­te­rung des CO­VID-19-Impf­stoff Spike­vax von Mo­der­na zur An­wen­dung bei Kin­dern ab 6 Jah­ren
BEATING CANCER
  • European Cancer Information System: 21% increase in new cancer cases by 2040
  • EU Commission: Answer to a written question – European Beating Cancer Plan, flagship initiatives and support for the Eastern Partnership countries
  • Online information and networking session for Health data space – federated European infrastructure for cancer images data
INFECTIOUS DISEASES
  • ECDC: Joint statement: Ensuring high-quality viral hepatitis care for refugees from Ukraine
  • Increase in acute hepatitis of unknown origin among children – United Kingdom
AMR – ANTIMICROBIAL RESITANCE
  • AmCham EU Position paper – Proposals for the Council’s Recommendation on AMR
HUMAN GENOME RESEARCH
  • First Complete Human Genome Poised to Strengthen Genetic Analysis, NIST Study Shows
FIGHTING DRUGS
  • Fight against drugs: Commission initiates ban on two harmful new drug substances
OBESITY
  • New WHO report: Europe can reverse its obesity “epidemic”
TRANSBORDER HEALTHCARE
  • Healthcare and digital transition merit more cohesion funds, say MEPs
  • EU-UK relations: EU Council adopts its mandate on the proposals aiming to ensure continued supply of medicine
HEALTHIER FOOD
  • Video Message by Commissioner Kyriakides at the Forum for the Future of Agriculture: “Making Healthier Food the Easier Choice”
IMF TRENDS
  • IMF Working Paper: Patterns and Drivers of Health Spending Efficiency
GERMANY
  • Baden-Württemberg: Stärkere Nutzung von Künstlicher Intelligenz in der Gesundheitsversorgung

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