EU Parliament agrees on pharmaceutical legislation stance

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On April 10, the European Parliament adopted its position on the revision of the EU pharmaceutical legislation.

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Cancer Medicines Forum workshop April 5: a way forward for treatment optimizatio…

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The Cancer Medicines Forum (CMF) is hosted by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in collaboration with the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC).

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Helping to shape Europe’s clinical trials landscape: EHA selected for ACT EU adv…

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Improving the design, efficiency and effectiveness of clinical trials is the objective of the Accelerating Clinical Trials in the European Union (ACT EU) initiative.

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EHA response to the EU’s Pharma Revision

Last week, the European Affairs team finalised EHA's response to the proposed revision of the EU (European Union) Pharmaceutical Legislation.

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Hematology and oncology, pacemakers for EU HTA

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EHA’s Martin Kaiser, right, addressing his fellow panelists. Left to right: Brian Cuffel (Bayer), Caroline Pothet (EMA), Roisin Adams (HTA CG), Bernhard Wörmann (DGHO) and Elisabeth de Vries (ESMO).

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EHA in EU-funded project on voluntary plasma collection capacity in Europe

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EHA to participate in an EU-funded project on “Strengthening voluntary non-remunerated plasma collection capacity in Europe” (SUPPLY) Context: Plasma shortage  Plasma-derived medicinal products (PDMPs) are used to treat a variety of rare,…

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EHA to the European Commission and HTA leaders: work with medical societies to i…

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The speakers of the HTA conference hosted by the European Commission.

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New EU In Vitro Diagnostic medical devices Regulation (IVDR) comes into effect

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On May 26, 2022, the new EU In Vitro Diagnostic medical devices Regulation (IVDR) came into effect, mandating stricter and more comprehensive certification and testing protocols for in vitro diagnostic…

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EU funding approved for TOLERATE

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On April 1, the European Commission approved funding for the TOLERATE training network, proposed by a KU Leuven-led consortium including EHA.

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King Baudouin Foundation – Calls with a relevance to hematology

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The King Baudouin Foundation is an actor for change and innovation, serving the public interest and increasing social cohesion.

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EHA endorses the International COVID-19 Blood Cancer Coalition (ICBCC) Statement

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On February 21, the COVID-19 Blood Cancer Coalition (ICBCC), a multi-stakeholder coalition including representatives from the global patient advocacy and clinical community, launched its Joint Patient Impact Statement and Recommendations…

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EU pilot on drug repurposing

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Drug repurposing (finding new indications for existing authorized medicines) is increasingly prominent in the debate about improving access to medicines.

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EU Calls for Proposal 2022

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Introduction Spurred by COVID-19 and rising challenges to the financial sustainability of Europe’s health systems, a flurry of new EU policies and programs in health has sprung up since last year.…

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From Plans to Action: European Cancer Summit

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November 17- 18 marks the first anniversary of EHA’s membership to the European Cancer Organisation (ECO), as well as the event dates for the 2021 European Cancer Summit. The summit brings together the European cancer community: oncology experts, experienced patient advocates, opinion leaders, policymakers, and politicians.

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EU Calls for proposal 2021

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Spurred by COVID-19 and rising challenges to the financial sustainability of Europe’s health systems, a flurry of new EU policies and programs in health has sprung up since last year. Some of the most eye-catching initiatives are highly relevant for hematology: the Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan, the Pharmaceutical Strategy and the European Health Data Space.

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