When talking about unmet medical needs, here in Ukraine we were used to highlighting morbidity structure, issues of medical reform, the establishment of patients’ registries, etc.
The Centre for Innovation in Medicine, together with 16 European Partners launched, on May 16-17, the European-funded Horizon Cancer Mission project “Personalized CANcer Primary Prevention Research through Citizen Participation and digitally-enabled social innovation” (4P-CAN) in Bucharest, Romania.
Some thoughts after the inspiring kick-off meeting of the #ECHoS project organized by AICIB – Agência de Investigação Clínica e Inovação Biomédica in Lisbon, May 3 and 4.
ECHoS (Establishing Cancer Mission Hubs: Networks and Synergies) is a project aiming to ensure the implementation of the Cancer Mission activities in all member states by establishing and developing Cancer Mission Hubs operating at national, regional, and local levels.
About the event organized in Bucharest by the Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation funding (UEFISCDI), ”Working together for a quick and diagnosis and better treatments for cancer EEA & Norway Grants contributions to the EU Mission Cancer”.
The introduction of telemedicine overnight (after years of procrastination) represented a step forward, but an incomplete one, in the absence of integration with other data sources: electronic files, wearable devices, or other mini devices used at home by chronic patients, to monitor the evolution of the disease.
Centre for Innovation in Medicine aimed and succeeded to be a place where we learn continuously, where we attract smart and curious people, where we build long-term projects and catalyze partnerships for the benefit of citizens.
3rd of May 2022: the European Commission launched the European Health Data Space (EHDS), one of the central building blocks of a strong European Health Union.
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