european respiratory society welcomes vote on eu

London welcomes Brexit enquiry boom

Oct 06 2016London welcomes Brexit enquiry boom London's convention bureau (CVB) London Partners has experienced a major increase in enquiries from Europe the Middle East and Africa this summer due to the city offering better value than ever before

International Membership – cts

International Membership CTS welcomes individuals who are not Canadian citizens and who are living and working outside Canada as International Members (eg MDs PhDs licensed healthcare professionals and students) International members may participate in CTS Assembly activities however they are not eligible to vote or to be elected to leadership positions CTS member discounts are offered

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the landmark report on smoking and health released by US Surgeon General Dr Luther Terry [1] It was the first US government advisory committee report linking smoking and ill health The report was a wake-up call for America and the world The Advisory Committee headed up by Terry concluded in 1964 that: "Cigarette smoking contributes substantially

EU International Affairs News

The European Society of Radiology (ESR) welcomes the European Commission's commitment to continue investments in EU health policies under the 2021-2027 Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) which was adopted by the European Commission on May 2 2018 In the midst of the debate on the future of the EU stakeholders and the EU institutions

GREEN PAPER on the European Workforce for Health

The European Respiratory Society ERS welcomes the Green Paper on the European Workforce for Health which aims to address a number of challenges facing health systems in Europe and outlines a number of areas where Community action could complement

However there are major doubts about the effectiveness

The European Respiratory Society (ERS) and the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention (ENSP) previously called on Members of the European Parliament to support the text that rejects the PMI agreement We therefore welcome the vote and now urge you

ERS/EU RESPIRE4 Marie Sklodowska

The European Respiratory Society (ERS) has been awarded co-funding by the European Union (EU) for its RESPIRE4 Postdoctoral Research Fellowship programme RESPIRE4 is an international intersectoral and interdisciplinary programme providing Marie Skłodowska-Curie post-doctoral research fellowships to early stage scientists with the potential to become the leaders of tomorrow

Overview of Comments Draft Guideline Pulmonry Arterial

the European Society of Cardiology The pulmonary hypertension working group of the European Respiratory Society welcomes the EMEA's initiative to implement guidelines for endpoints to be used in future clinical trials The members of the working group also agree to most parts of the content of the draft version They appreciate the

Non communicable Diseases at the Centre of UN Discussions

The European Chronic Disease Alliance (ECDA) welcomes the UN High Level Meeting on Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) to address the world biggest killers The European Chronic Disease Alliance (ECDA)1 welcomes the UN High Level Meeting on Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) to address the world's biggest killers "It is a memorable day in the history of public health

An Economy of Health and Wellbeing

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The European Respiratory Society (ERS) 14th Annual Congress

The European Respiratory Society (ERS) 14th Annual Congress Cad Mile Filte! Cad Mile Filte! said ERS President Walter McNicholas to greet those about to attend this the 14th Annual Congress of the ERS (Glasgow Scotland 4-8 September 2004)

European Parliament votes to tighten tobacco control laws

The European Lung Foundation (ELF) was founded by the European Respiratory Society (ERS) in 2000 with the aim of bringing together patients the public and respiratory professionals to positively influence lung health ELF is a non-profit organisation registered as a UK company (VAT no GB 115 0027 74) and charity (no 1118930)

European Parliament moves further with clean air law

The European Lung Foundation (ELF) was founded by the European Respiratory Society (ERS) in 2000 with the aim of bringing together patients the public and respiratory professionals to positively influence lung health ELF is a non-profit organisation registered as a UK company (VAT no GB 115 0027 74) and charity (no 1118930)

Tobacco lobbyists all fired up ahead of key vote

Tobacco lobbyists all fired up ahead of key vote With a crucial European Parliament ENVI committee vote on new tobacco legislation taking place the EU each year 5 But another distinction – beyond the The Smoke Free Partnership is a Brussels-based NGO comprised of the European Respiratory Society Cancer Research UK the European Heart

EU Policy update (September 2013)

Adoption of a strong Tobacco Products Directive in danger! The European Parliament rescheduled the debate and the vote on the Tobacco Products Directive which should have taken place in September 2013 After several Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) complained that they did not have enough time to go through the report and German MEPs declared they had to focus on German

Call for Abstracts – International Workshop on Lung Health

From 2012–2013 he was president of European Respiratory Society (ERS) and from 2016–2017 president of the Italian Respiratory Society (SIP/IRS) From 2017–2018 he was president of the Italian Respiratory Society Research Center (SIP/IRS Centro Ricerche)

Implementing the European Respiratory Roadmap: halfway

Soon 5 years will have passed since the European Respiratory Society (ERS) pronounced its 10-year vision for respiratory medicine with the launch of the European Respiratory Roadmap With regards to research the following was stated: "There is a great need to find new effective ways for collaboration between academic research and innovators in order to develop better medicines and

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the landmark report on smoking and health released by US Surgeon General Dr Luther Terry [1] It was the first US government advisory committee report linking smoking and ill health The report was a wake-up call for America and the world The Advisory Committee headed up by Terry concluded in 1964 that: "Cigarette smoking contributes substantially

Non

European Chronic Disease Alliance/European Society of Cardiology press release The European Chronic Disease Alliance (ECDA)1 welcomes the UN High Level Meeting on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) to address the world's biggest killers "It is a memorable day in the history of public health Discussing non-communicable diseases at the UN table gives a strong sense of the burden it

Foreword from the European Commission

European Commissioner Responsible for Health Tonio Borg Respiratory diseases are the third leading cause of death in the European Union Over 20 million people in the EU suffer from asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) affects 40 million Europeans The total burden of lung diseases overall is even higher

GREEN PAPER on the European Workforce for Health

The European Respiratory Society ERS welcomes the Green Paper on the European Workforce for Health which aims to address a number of challenges facing health systems in Europe and outlines a number of areas where Community action could complement

EU Policy update (September 2013)

The European Parliament rescheduled the debate and the vote on the Tobacco Products Directive which should have taken place in September 2013 After several Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) complained that they did not have enough time to go through the report and German MEPs declared they had to focus on German national elections the

A free lung health check for the European Parliament

In light of this the European Respiratory Society (ERS) European Union (EU) Affairs office together with the European Lung foundation (ELF) launched the Healthy Lungs for Life campaign at the European Parliament which ran from January 19–21 2015 The purpose of

ERS Meeting 2017

medicine The European Respiratory Society is proactive in supporting large consortia e g in bronchiectasis or tuberculosis It also provides some independent guardianship on these technologies For example more than 25 000 apps exist for asthma management alone but with very variable quality control The EU