Safer Healthcare in Europe: Improving Patient Safety and Fighting Antimicrobial Resistance

13-07-2015

This report summarises the presentations and discussions at the Workshop on ‘Safer healthcare in Europe: improving patient safety and fighting antimicrobial resistance’, held at the European Parliament in Brussels, on Tuesday 24 February 2015. The aim of the workshop was to discuss the main challenges and future perspectives related to the topic of patient safety and the threat of antimicrobial resistance in Europe. The workshop was hosted by MEP Piernicola PEDICINI, ENVI Committee Rapporteur for the Parliament’s own initiative report on this topic.

This report summarises the presentations and discussions at the Workshop on ‘Safer healthcare in Europe: improving patient safety and fighting antimicrobial resistance’, held at the European Parliament in Brussels, on Tuesday 24 February 2015. The aim of the workshop was to discuss the main challenges and future perspectives related to the topic of patient safety and the threat of antimicrobial resistance in Europe. The workshop was hosted by MEP Piernicola PEDICINI, ENVI Committee Rapporteur for the Parliament’s own initiative report on this topic.

Auteur externe

Piernicola PEDICIN (MEP, European Parliament), Maria IGLESIA (European Commission), Dominique MONNET (European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control - ECDC), Cristina PADEANU (European Patients’ Forum - EPF), Andrea SORICELLI (University Parthenope of Naples ; Institute of Diagnostic and Nuclear Development - SDN Foundation), Marta HUGAS (European Food Safety Agency - EFSA), Antoine ANDREMONT (Hôpital Bichat Claude-Bernard, AP-HP) and Janice SCOTT (Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust)