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2 December 2016 - ESIP held its 20th Anniversary Conference on "The European Pillar of Social rights: perspectives for social security" on November 30. For a summary of the debate see our press release.

1 December 2016 - ESIP raises concerns over proposed amendments to Regulation (EC) No 726/2004 laying down Community procedures for the authorisation and supervision of medicinal products for human and veterinary use. See ESIP's position paper here.

26 October 2016 - Healthcare payers welcome the access given by EMA to clinical data for new medicines for human use that have been granted market authorisation in the European Union.

ESIP's 20th Anniversary Conference - ESIP will celebrate its 20th Anniversary with a Conference to be held on 30th November with the theme "The European Pillar of Social Rights: perspectives for social security".

15 September 2016 - Today, ESIP and AIM voiced its concerns in an open letter to the relevant authorities at EU and national level regarding standardisation of health and social services.

04 July 2016 - Today, ESIP together will AIM have sent an open letter to the Commissioner for Trade, Cecilia Malmström, relating to various open issues around the treatment of services provided by social security institutions in current and future free trade agreements.

17 June 2016 - PRESS RELEASE - Healthcare payers welcome the Council conclusions on strengthening the balance in the pharmaceutical system in the EU and its Member States, adopted today. See also, link to Council Conclusions.


ESIP supports the Intervention Research on Health Literacy of the Ageing population in Europe (IROHLA) project, funded by the 7th Framework Programme. For further information, visit the IROHLA website.

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