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Updates on what’s happening at HPP, including project launches, events and publications.

New report outlines steps needed to eliminate viral hepatitis in Indonesia

HPP has worked with CEVHAP on a situation analysis of viral hepatitis in Indonesia, launched on World Hepatitis Day 2018.

Life-course vaccination project launches with open letter to DG‑SANTE

HPP has launched a project focusing on how a life-course approach to vaccination can be incorporated into vaccination policies across Europe.

Coalition for Life-course Immunisation announces HPP as collaborator

The Health Policy Partnership has been announced as an external collaborator by the new Coalition for Life-course Immunisation (CLCI).

Sarcoma Policy Checklist developed into peer-reviewed paper for BMC Cancer

The Health Policy Partnership (HPP) has authored an article published this month in the peer-reviewed journal BMC Cancer.

Heart Failure Policy Network seeks information on multidisciplinary and integrated care

The Heart Failure Policy Network has launched a call for information on multidisciplinary and integrated care in heart failure.

All.Can kicks off 2018 with new outputs and workstreams

The All.Can initiative has made a strong start to 2018, launching a progress report, an animation, and two new pieces of large-scale research.

International Bureau for Epilepsy disseminates toolkit on prolonged convulsive seizures

An interactive toolkit on prolonged convulsive seizures, created by The Health Policy Partnership, has been featured on the International Bureau for Epilepsy website.

Eurohealth magazine prints All.Can article ahead of European Health Forum Gastein

The Health Policy Partnership has contributed to an article in the latest issue of Eurohealth. The article explores how All.Can, a multi-stakeholder initiative, is calling for greater efficiency in cancer care through novel partnerships.

HPP unveils posters at ESMO 2017 Congress

The Health Policy Partnership (HPP) will display posters from two cancer-related projects at the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) 2017 Congress, a major event for oncology professionals in Europe.

HPP contributes to new publications in cancer journals

The Health Policy Partnership has led on the authorship of two recent peer-reviewed articles in prestigious cancer journals – the European Journal of Cancer and the Journal of Cancer Policy.
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Heart failure report launched to mark awareness day

The Heart Failure Policy Network has launched a new summary report – The clinical management of heart failure: What is the state of play in Europe? – to mark Heart Failure Awareness Day 2017.

Sarcoma Policy Checklist launched at European Parliament

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, BRUSSELS: Leading representatives from patient organisations, clinical experts and industry launched a new Sarcoma Policy Checklist, which offers policymakers 5 key areas where they may focus their efforts to help improve the lives of patients with sarcoma across Europe.

All.Can – new cancer policy initiative launched at ECCO Congress

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS: The Health Policy Partnership will act as Secretariat for All.Can, a new policy initiative working to improve efficiency in cancer care and engage decision makers.

Marlene Mizzi MEP announces new Sarcoma Policy Checklist in Parliament Magazine

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, BRUSSELS: Leading representatives from patient organisations, clinical experts and industry are launching a new Sarcoma Policy Checklist, which offers policymakers 5 key areas where they may focus their efforts to help improve the lives of patients with sarcoma across Europe.

234 MEPs call on European Commission to take action on Heart Failure

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, BRUSSELS: Written Declaration 110/2016 on Heart Failure closed on the 24th of January 2016 with 234 MEP signatures. It's closing marks the end of one of the largest political campaigns ever on heart failure in Europe.

Launch of the Middle East and North Africa Heart Failure Roadmap

Launch of a ground-breaking policy report on heart failure in the Middle East and North Africa and call for action from governments and health system leaders.

MEPs and HF Policy Network launch Written Declaration on Heart Failure

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, BRUSSELS: 20 MEPs have pledged their support to a new Written Declaration on Heart Failure in the European Parliament, marking one of most significant dedicated policy actions in Europe yet for heart failure.

Publication of Hepatitis paper in the Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology

A publication by Suzanne Wait, Emily Kell (formerly with HPP) and leading hepatitis experts from South East and East Asia has just been published online on the Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology.

Metastatic breast cancer report launched by leading national stakeholders in Mexico

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO: The Health Policy Partnership has co-authored a new policy report on metastatic breast cancer with senior stakeholders the Mexican National Cancer Institute (INCan) and other leading national figures.

HPP international keynote at Australian Future of Aged Care Summit

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: The Health Policy Partnership will provide the international keynote address to the Australian Future of Aged Care Summit, Sydney, 30th August - 1st September 2016.

World Heart Federation event at WHA 2016

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: The Health Policy Partnership were invited to join a panel of experts in cardiovascular disease as part of the World Heart Federation event for the 69th World Health Assembly.

International College of Person-centred Medicine – 9th Geneva Conference

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: Ed Harding was invited to attend the ICPCM's 9th annual conference in to present findings from the 2015 report 'The state of play in person-centred care' and catalogue of key contributors.
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Person-centred care: directory of key contributors and global ‘state of play’ report

LONDON, UK: The Health Foundation and Health Policy Partnership have launched a new suite of resources in person-centered care, following a 12 month international environment scan of the field.

Valuation of immuno-oncology webinar

EUROPE: Dr Suzanne Wait led a webinar on 'Valuation of immuno-oncology' as part of European School of Oncology.
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World Heart Day 2015: Leading figures demand urgent action on heart failure

The HF Policy Network has launched a ten-point Call to Action to help drive meaningful health policy changes in HF across Europe.

AF-related stroke workshop in Barcelona

The Health Policy Partnership are helping put together an expert workshop on the prevention of AF-related stroke in Barcelona, hosted by the European Brain Council as part of their Year of the Brain activities.

New European atlas on the prevention of AF-related stroke launched

In late November 2014, we launched a new interactive report that shows the state of play in different countries across Europe on the prevention of some of the most fatal and costly strokes – those due to atrial fibrillation.

Launch at the European Parliament of the Policy Action Framework on immuno-oncology

On 19 November 2014, we helped launch two new resources on immuno-oncology at the European Parliament: a Policy Action Framework on Immuno-Oncology and a Patient Guide to Immuno-oncology.