Past Events

SIP related events

Friday, 15th February 2019
Pain affects almost 20% of the French Population and as such it can be a heavy burden and a source of handicap. However, the management of pain patients is often inadequate and insufficient. Improving the course of pain care is a real public health issue for all the territories in France.
 
Unpublished event, organised with the institutional support of the Grünenthal laboratory in France in the framework of the European Initiative

SIP France Regional round table

Pain affects almost 20% of the French Population and as such it can be a heavy burden and a source of handicap. However, the management of pain patien…

Friday, 01st February 2019
Regionale Hospiz- und Palliativnetze: Starke Stricke mit Löchern? Welche Optionen sollte der Koalitionsvertrag bieten?
Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren,
regionale Palliativ- und Hospiznetzwerke sehen sich sowohl national sowie international großen Herausforderungen gegenüber. Sie bewegen sich innerhalb vieler Spannungsfelder und Ambivalenzen:
• Von einem wettbewerbsbasierten Gesundheitswesen in Deutschland zu einer strukturierten Kooperation miteinander zu gelangen, um die Patientenversorgung und Begleitung zu verbessern.• Einerseits die individuellen Bedürfnisse von betroffenen Menschen und ihrer Zugehörigen zu verstehen und ernst zu nehmen, andererseits die Tendenz zur Standardisierung von Abläufen, Strukturen und Behandlungen zu suchen, um Qualität zu sichern.• Mangel an Pflegekräften und medizinischem Fachpersonal erhöht in allen Bereichen den Druck und andererseits besteht der Wille und die Notwendigkeit, Schnittstellenmanagement zwischen den Sektoren und Organisationen zu verbessern.• Multiprofessionelle Teams haben sich in der Palliativversorgung häufig schon etabliert. Gleichzeitig ist der Wunsch vorhanden, die Kooperation mit dem Ehrenamt nicht zu vernachlässigen. Diese Kooperation muss gepflegt und unbedingt immer neu in den Blick genommen werden.
Die Charta für Schwerstkranke und Sterbende hat die notwendige Etablierung regionaler Netzwerke eingefordert und der Koalitionsvertrag will die Finanzierung der Koordination von regionalen Netzwerken prüfen. Dabei möchten wir in Aachen mit Politik, Wissenschaft und Akteuren der palliativen und hospizlichen Arbeit, Ehrenamt, Krankenkassen, Verbänden und Seelsorge über diese Spannungsfelder ins Gespräch kommen. Unter anderem werden wir im Gespräch sein mit Franz Müntefering, ehemaliger Kanzlerkandidat der SPD, Ulla Schmidt MdB, Bundesgesundheitsministerin a. D., Prof. Dr. Helen Kohlen, Pflegewissenschaftlerin und Expertin für politische Ethik in palliativen und hospizlichen Fragen, Vallendar, Prof. Hugo Mennemann, Experte für die Erforschung von Erfolgsfaktoren und Hürden in multiprofessionellen Netzwerken und Waldemar Radtke, AOK Rheinland/Hamburg – Regionaldirektion Städteregion Aachen – Kreis Düren.
Wir freuen uns mit Ihnen auf einen spannenden Austausch über eigene und nationale Grenzen hinweg!
Mit herzlichen Grüßen,
Veronika Schönhofer-Nellessen und Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Roman Rolke

109. Aachener Hospizgespräch

Regionale Hospiz- und Palliativnetze: Starke Stricke mit Löchern? Welche Optionen sollte der Koalitionsvertrag bieten? Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren,…

Sunday, 20th January 2019
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7th London Pain Forum "Advances in Pain Medicine" Winter Symposium

The "Advances in Pain Medicine" International Winter Symposium will be returning for the seventh time to the Hotel Village Montana, Tignes Le Lac on 2…

Thursday, 29th November 2018
On November 29, European organisations involved in health and healthcare policy will host the first ever high-level EU Health Summit to discuss the future of health at EU level. Bringing together European leaders, policy makers and health stakeholders, the summit will take a fresh look into how Europe could develop and take the lead in areas such as research and innovation, health data and digital health, healthcare organisation and financing as well as health in all policies. The aim of the Summit is to distill recommendations for the next European Commission and European Parliament. 
Read more about the event and find the complete agenda here.

EU Health Summit - A shared vision for health

On November 29, European organisations involved in health and healthcare policy will host the first ever high-level EU Health Summit to discuss the fu…

Wednesday, 28th November 2018
The EPH Conference is the largest public health event in Europe. More than 1,500 delegates are expected to attend the Ljubljana conference. A great opportunity to get in touch with public health practitioners and representatives from European and international health organisations.
Theme of the conference is ‘Winds of change: towards new ways of improving public health in Europe’. Today’s societies are faced with challenges that have an important impact on population health in Europe. On the other hand, there are also new opportunities to improve health and wellbeing of European population.
A poster presentation of the abstract on

11th European Public Health Conference

The EPH Conference is the largest public health event in Europe. More than 1,500 delegates are expected to attend the Ljubljana confere…

Wednesday, 21st November 2018
Future of Healthcare in Europe: What next for brain, mind & pain?
With the EU elections coming up in 2019, the MEP Interest Group on Brain, Mind and Pain is turning its attention to the next mandate. At this meeting, the scene will be set by reviewing the achievements of the Interest Group to-date and setting out our proposed policy focus areas from 2019. This will be followed by a series of short presentations from our members and partners on their policy priorities for the coming years; in the areas of Alzheimer’s Disease, Stroke, Epilepsy and Chronic Pain.
In the area of Chronic Pain Societal Impact of Pain (SIP) is going to present the Framing Paper and the Call to Action. The presentation will be held by Anca Pop (Pain Alliance Europe) and Vittoria Carraro (European Pain Federation).
Find the agenda and the presentations of the participants here.
 

Meeting of MEP Interest Group on Brain, Mind and Pain

Future of Healthcare in Europe: What next for brain, mind & pain? With the EU elections coming up in 2019, the MEP Interest Group on Brain, Mind and…

The European Brain Council, together with industry partners, will hold a full-day event, “Enhanced engagement through public-private partnerships: Sustaining therapeutic innovation to address patient needs”, as part of the Value of Innovation series. The event will be held at The EGG Brussels on November 21. The event aims to provide the opportunity for individual EBC members and industry partners to showcase their latest initiatives to the broader EBC membership and other key stakeholders and to create a forum and foster dialogue focused on improving outcomes for patients in 3 key areas –Research & Development in Brain Health, Patient Engagement and Disease Awareness. 
The final agenda of the event and the registration link are now available here.

EBC to hold day-long event with Industry partners

The European Brain Council, together with industry partners, will hold a full-day event, “Enhanced engagement through public-private partnerships: S…

Friday, 16th November 2018
The Swiss Society for Interventional Pain Management (SSIPM) is the professional association whose members deal with interventional pain therapy. The society aims to promote its field of science, teaching and research and maintains relationships with related societies and organizations in Germany and abroad. The company is responsible for the maintenance of the professional interests as well as the basic ethical principles of the medical action of its members.

Annual Congress of Swiss Society for Interventional Pain Management

The Swiss Society for Interventional Pain Management (SSIPM) is the professional association whose members deal with interventional pain therapy. The …

Wednesday, 14th November 2018
More Details can be found here as soon as the program is available.

SFETD Congress 2018

More Details can be found here as soon as the program is available.…

Monday, 12th November 2018
On November 12th (9:00 - 16:30) the annual EU Health Policy platform meeting hosted by the European Commission takes place.
In 2018, the SIP Thematic Network will present the final Joint Statement (session from 13:30 - 14:30) and will be part of the interactive round table discussion about the role of EU Stakeholders in EU Health Policy (session from 11:00 - 12.30).
Please join these sessions via Life Streaming under following link:
https://webcast.ec.europa.eu/EU-HEALTH-POLICY-PLATFORM-ANNUAL-MEETING
 

EU Health Policy Platform Meeting at the European Commission

On November 12th (9:00 - 16:30) the annual EU Health Policy platform meeting hosted by the European Commission takes place. In 2018, the SIP Thematic …

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