"A strong patient's voice to drive better health in Europe"

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COVID-19

We have been collecting reliable information on medicines and vaccine development, as well as research and perspectives from the field. We have also gathered responses and testimonies from patients with chronic conditions: explore the different sections of our COVID19 Resource Point, updated on a daily basis!

WHAT WE DO

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Policy and advocacy

EPF is active in a number of policy areas to ensure that patients' views are incorporated into the EU policy agenda. We develop campaign and advocacy strategies

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Projects

EPF has been active in various health-related EU projects over the past few years both as a leader or associate partner to gather patient-related evidence based information

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Capacity building

The Capacity Building Programme was designed in 2012 to respond to needs and concerns which have been identified by our membership during previous activities of EPF.

NEWS AND UPDATES

19/01/21 EVENTS PATIENT EMPOWERMENT PATIENT INVOLVEMENT

Call for interest – Gravitate Health Project searching for User Advisory Group Members

January 2021

13/01/21 EVENTS PATIENT EMPOWERMENT PATIENT INVOLVEMENT

WHO has designated 2021 the International Year of Health and Care Workers

WHO has designated 2021 the International Year of Health and Care Workers (YHCW) in recognition of their dedication to providing care during and despite the COVID-19 pandemic that has challenged health systems worldwide.

08/01/21 PATIENT EMPOWERMENT POLICY PATIENT INVOLVEMENT

Call for Feedback – the European Health Data Space initiative

The COVID-19 pandemic has once again highlighted the importance of health data for research and policy-making purposes, making the new European Health Data Space (EHDS) a priority for the European Commission's work in 2021.

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As your advocate, EPF provides many benefits to its members. We represent our members' voice at the European level on cross-cutting health issues.

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