10-01-2019 - 09:30
Innovative solutions for research in healthcare
 
Workshop 
STOA  
European Parliament Brussels, Altiero Spinelli Building (ASP) 5-E2

healthcare  
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INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS FOR RESEARCH IN HEALTHCARE Developing a novel approach to deliver better precision medicine in Europe

10 January 2019, 9:30-12:30, European Parliament, Brussels, Altiero Spinelli building, room 5E2


PROGRAMME

9:30-10:00 SESSION I: WELCOME & SETTING THE SCENE

Welcome: Paul Rübig, MEP & STOA Vice Chair

Key note speech: Maggie De Block, Minister of Social Affairs and Health, Belgium

Remarks: Modern concepts in healthcare in the 21st century Felix Unger, European Academy of Sciences and Arts

10:00-11:15 SESSION II: CLINICAL, INDUSTRY PERSPECTIVES AND RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURES

Moderator: Pier Franco Conte, University of Padova, Italy

Therapeutic innovation that matters to patients and society

Richard Sullivan, King's College London, United Kingdom

Integration of clinical research into heath care: treatment optimization for better outcome and rationale use of resources

Denis Lacombe, European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC)

Collaborations to accelerate patient focused translational research - industry perspective

Magda Chlebus, European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA)

Infrastructures for research and innovation

Ewan Birney, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)

Q&A/short statements from the audience

11:15-12:20 SESSION III: ROLE OF GOVERNAMENTAL & REGULATORY BODIES'

Moderator:

Guy Bruselle, Ghent University, Belgium

The EMA standpoint

Guido Rasi, European Medicines Agency (EMA)

A national perspective: the French case

Jean-Yves Blay, Centre Léon Berard, Lyon, France

The patient perspective

Mathieu Boudes, European Patients' Forum (EPF)

The Health Technology Assessment perspective

Wim Goettsch, Zorginstituut, The Netherlands (ZIN)

Q&A/short statements from the audience

12:20-12:30 CONCLUSIONS

Paul Rübig, MEP & STOA Vice Chair, Denis Lacombe, EORTC