Half of IMI’s funding comes from the EU budget, with the other half provided by the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA). Read More
Diary notice: Nessa Childers MEP in partnership with The Irish Council for Psychotherapy (ICP) will hold a national conference with international and Irish speakers, which will be of interest to a national audience working in and supporting the role of psychotherapy in the Irish health services. The conference will be held on the 18th October 2017 in Dublin. Registration will open in early September.
This week (June 20 to 22nd 2017) the European Academy of Dermatology & Venereology in Europe (EADV) joined MEPs against Cancer to launch their exhibition on skin cancer. EADV seeks to build support for action to protect the 14.5 million outdoor workers in the EU who are twice as likely to get non-melanoma skin cancer from occupational UV exposure. Read More
But warning for data roamers. Check with your service provider – some data charges remain despite ‘roam like home’ claim. Read More
Nessa Childers welcomed the cross-party coalition supporting a ban on the use of pesticides in Ecological Focus Areas (EFAs) across the EU despite strong right-wing opposition. Read More