European Week Against Cancer 2022 – Interview with Santiago Aguirre, Market Lead Europe Oncology, Sanofi


Joint Statement on the Health Innovation Partnership Proposal

Health industry sectors, representing pharmaceutical and medical technology companies welcome the publication of the Partnership Proposal as a significant milestone towards a European Partnership for Health Innovation.

EuropaBio observations in response to Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan

EuropaBio welcomes the European Commission’s commitment to develop a European plan to fight cancer and is supportive of its overarching approach in tackling all key stages of the disease: prevention, early diagnosis, treatment, and quality of life. Above all, we strongly advocate the employment of supportive measures for health innovation to ensure that novel cancer treatments move from the laboratory to the hospital bedside as swiftly as possible.

ACCELERATE FAIR Initiative Letter of Support

We do appreciate the efforts led by the FAIR Initiative and hope to continue to partner with ACCELERATE to speed up the delivery of innovative therapies to children and adolescents.

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