The European Commission has published translations of comprehensive information for patients on biosimilar medicines. It contains questions and answers on biosimilar medicines and is now available in 23 languages, serving as a reliable source of information for patients. http://ec.europa.eu/docsroom/documents/26632
Rome, 10-11 November 2017, Regional Patient Advocacy Workshop on Biologics and Biosimilars
Delegates from 15 patient associations representing immune modulated disease groups in the Mediterranean area gathered in Rome from 10-11 November 2017 at the Patient Advocacy Workshop in order to discuss experiences and local best practice around the issues concerning Biologics and Biosimilars.
The second video of the animation series "My IBD Journey" has been launched during UEG WEEK in Barcelona on 29 October 2017. The video looks at Daily Life with IBD.
EFCCA Academy - Training Certified Patient Experts
EFCCA is embarking on an exciting new project under the title "EFCCA Academy- Training Certified Patient Experts". The pilot phase will be launched beginning of 2018.
The report from the ¨Optimal nutritional care for all¨conference is now available for download. The conference was organised by the European Nutrition for Health Alliance’s (ENHA) Optimal nutritional care for all (ONCA) campaign, the Patients Network for Medical Research and Health (EGAN) together with the European Patients Forum (EPF) and the Platform Patients and Food Netherlands , organized a conference for EU patients’ groups to discuss the topic of nutrition.
The third issue of the EFCCA Magazine 2017 is now available online.
It includes interesting information about our activities within EFCCA and the EFCCA Youth Group as well as inspiring stories and information from NGOs, associationson healthcare providers and others working in health related issues and/or in particular IBD. Enjoy the reading and many thanks to those who have contributed to it!!!!
Download the magazine: efccamagazine_3_2017_web1.pdf
The video ¨The IBD Journey¨ highlights the need for multi-disciplinary care in treating IBD, from a range of healthcare providers and carers, including doctors, nurses, psychologists and nutritionists.