EBC is a network of key players in the “Brain Area”, with a membership encompassing scientific societies, patient organisations, professional societies and industry partners.
24 11-2022

Save the date for the launch event of the RETHINKING Alzheimer’s disease White Paper!

2022-11-24T08:49:52+00:0024-11-2022|News|

The launch event of the RETHINKING Alzheimer's disease White Paper, calling for change in Alzheimer's care, will take place virtually on 24 January 2023 at 12:30 - 14:00. About Alzheimer's disease Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disease that progresses in stages, beginning with a long silent phase before symptoms occur. It is the underlying cause [...]

14 11-2022

A call for health and life sciences to be recognized as the 3rd strategic pillar for Europe for a true EU Health Union

2022-11-22T16:37:17+00:0014-11-2022|News|

On 14 November, the EU Health Coalition published a vision for European health, supported by a set of concrete recommendations and policy proposals designed to make it happen. The Coalition is a multi-stakeholder initiative exploring the future of healthcare in Europe. The recommendations were officially launched in Brussels at the third EU Health Summit: Towards an [...]

26 10-2022

Alzheimer Europe Conference: Symposium on rethinking the early detection and diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease

2022-10-27T09:41:23+00:0026-10-2022|News|

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a major unmet medical need that requires innovation to be aligned with public health needs. It represents between 60% and 70% of the dementia cases. It is still diagnosed too late when the symptoms become evident as the disease progresses.  AD is now portrayed as continuum consisting of 3 stages: [...]

11 10-2022

European Brain Foundation officially launches at the Brain Innovation Days

2022-11-03T15:59:12+00:0011-10-2022|News|

11 October 2022 | On the occasion of the 2nd in-person Brain Innovation Days, the newly-formed European Brain Foundation (EBF)  — an independent multidisciplinary and multistakeholder charity whose founding members represent leading European neurological, neurosurgical, and psychiatric clinical societies as well as neuroscience research and patient organisations  — was officially launched. Born from the [...]

7 10-2022

EBC holds roundtable on Global Partnerships in Brain Research at the Science Summit @ UNGA77

2022-11-15T13:28:10+00:0007-10-2022|News|

On 26 September 2022, in the framework of the Science Summit at the 77th United Nations General Assembly, the European Brain Council and Cohen Veterans Bioscience, in partnership with the Brain Capital Alliance and OECD Neuroscience-inspired Policy Initiative convened a meeting on Global Partnerships in Brain Research in New York, USA. Bringing leaders in neuroscience [...]

24 08-2022

One week left to shape the programme of the Brain Innovation Days!

2022-08-31T12:11:43+00:0024-08-2022|News|

The Brain Innovation Days bring the brain ecosystem together to foster dialogue, exchange knowledge, accelerate investment in research & innovation and facilitate business development.  This year’s Brain Innovation Days event, to be held on 11-12 October 2022 in Brussels, will centre around “Connecting Brains”; bringing together the current and future generations of brain research and innovation.  Abstract submission [...]

2 08-2022

Sir Colin Blakemore (1944-2022): A Tribute

2022-08-02T15:37:05+00:0002-08-2022|News|

Neuroscientist, outstanding science communicator, advocate of animal rights, rationality and openness. The Observer described Blakemore as one of the UK's most influential scientists and a determined and courageous opponent of the violence of the animal rights movement. Colin, despite threats to himself and his family, including a parcel bomb opened by his children [...]

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