• Launch of legislative procedure on Health Technology Assessment

    On 31 January, the EC published a proposal for a Regulation on Health Technology Assessment (HTA). Since then, the European Parliament’s Committees, which are going to be involved in the legislative process, have been appointing their rapporteurs and shadow rapporteurs.
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  • Future Communication on Digital Transformation of Health and Care

    During the 6th Conference of Partners of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Health Ageing (EIP-AHA) held on 27-28 February, emphasis was placed on the future Commission Communication on Digital Transformation of Health and Care.
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  • Call for feedback on recommendations to maximise the impact of FP9

    The Commission is working on a proposal for the Research and Innovation Framework Programme (FP9) that will follow Horizon 2020. A call for feedback is currently open.
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  • EC member Dr Amalia Irina Vlad leaves DG CNECT H1 Unit

    We take the opportunity to thank Amalia Irina Vlad for her dedication and support to the VPH Initiative!
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  • How in silico medicine is transforming healthcare

    On 15 February 2018, Professor Marco Viceconti, Executive Director of Insigneo and VPHi President, gave a talk on ‘How in silico medicine is transforming healthcare’ at the University of Melbourne’s Graeme Clark Institute for Biomedical Engineering.
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  • PhD position at the Laboratory for Bone Biomechanics - ETH Zurich

    PhD Position in Time-lapsed Imaging and Multiscale Modeling of Human Bone Fracture Healing
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