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7 11-2019

RETHINKING MS project presented at European Parliament

2020-03-18T11:06:56+00:0007-11-2019|News|

On 6 November 2019, the European Brain Council (EBC) and The Health Policy Partnership (HPP) were able to present preliminary reports from the RETHINKING MS project during a meeting of the MEP Interest Group on Brain, Mind and Pain. Attendees were welcomed by Joke Jaarsma, European Federation of Neurological Associations (EFNA), and Deirdre Ryan, Pain Alliance Europe [...]

6 03-2019

EBC launches Election Manifesto for 2019 European Elections

2019-03-06T16:07:34+00:0006-03-2019|News|

The next European elections take place on 23-26 May 2019, when 350 million EU citizens will again have their chance to elect the 751 members of the European Parliament (EP). In light of these elections, EBC has joined many like-minded organizations in producing its own Election Manifesto, a call and reminder to MEPs, old and [...]

6 03-2019

EBC holds Brain Awareness Week event on “Mood and Food: Exploring the gut-brain connection”

2019-03-06T13:50:49+00:0006-03-2019|News|

Though Brain Awareness Week is still approaching, held next week on March 11-15, the European Brain Council held its annual event early this year, ensuring access to the European Parliament in Brussels and an audience of policymakers and the general public. This year, the event focused on "Mood and Food: Exploring the gut-brain connection", examining [...]

5 12-2018

Launch of ‘Sustainable Approach To Depression’ policy report

2020-03-05T23:49:40+00:0005-12-2018|News|

Today, the European Parliament Interest Group on Mental health, Well-being and Brain Disorders (with co-hosting MEPs Tomas Zdechovsky and Nessa Childers), EBC, GAMIAN-Europe, the European Psychiatric Association (EPA), EUFAMI, the Expert Platform on Depression, Eurocarers, the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP), the UEMS – Sector of Psychiatry and the International Federation for Psychotherapy launch a joint policy paper on [...]

21 11-2018

Launch of “Driving policy to optimise care for people with Alzheimer’s Disease in Europe today and tomorrow” white paper

2018-11-21T23:07:41+00:0021-11-2018|News|

EBC endorses joint Alzheimer’s white paper setting out strategic vision on policy action to deliver better care for people with Alzheimer’s, their families and their carers in Europe The white paper,  Driving policy to optimise care for people with Alzheimer’s disease in Europe today and tomorrow, launched today in the European Parliament, outlines clear priorities for [...]

4 10-2018

Event Report: “The Socioeconomic impact of Alzheimer’s in Europe”

2018-10-04T13:05:02+00:0004-10-2018|News|

On the 25th of September, EBC held its latest event in the European Parliament, this time building on the Value of Treatment's work on Alzheimer's and The Socioeconomic impact of Alzheimer’s in Europe. This event was an opportunity to further present the EBC Value of Treatment project, particularly the work and findings of the Alzheimer's [...]

22 03-2018

BAW 2018 Event Report: “Expanding Brain Research in Europe: Education, Behaviour and Brain Development”

2018-03-22T11:05:24+00:0022-03-2018|News|

On 15 March 2018, EBC held its annual Brain Awareness Week event at the European Parliament (in Strasbourg, France) in partnership with FENS, EDAB, BBC, University of Strasbourg-Neuropole and the Bureau Grand Est. The event is designed for outreach to the general public and policymakers, to give an insight into the world of neuroscience and [...]

2 05-2017

NEW VIDEO: Brain Awareness Week Outreach Event, Highlights

2017-05-02T11:33:19+00:0002-05-2017|News|

EBC has just released another video on its YouTube channel, a highlights video of the EBC outreach event held on 16th March 2017 at The European Parliament in Strasbourg. The outreach event was titled: "Expanding Brain Research in Europe: A Societal Need?" and was held in the framework of Brain Awareness Week 2017, a global [...]

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