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European Federation of Pharmaceutical industries and associations

EFPIA Newsletter 28 November 2019


European industries unite to call for an ambitious EU industrial strategy

Industry4Europe, a coalition of 149 sector Associations representing the diversity of the EU’s industrial base, today published its new Joint Paper ‘A long-term strategy for Europe’s industrial future: from words to action’. Through cross-sectoral recommendations, the Industry4Europe coalition contributes to the future EU industrial strategy announced by European Commission President-Elect Ursula von der Leyen.


Improving Outcomes for People with Diabetes


Improving Outcomes for People with Diabetes
28 November 2019

The role of health data, access to innovation and rethinking care Read more




A European Health Data Space – a small step or a giant leap?
27 November 2019 - Thomas Allvin

Voltaire once supposedly said of the Holy Roman Empire that it was neither especially Holy or Roman, nor an Empire. Read more




EU Water Innovation Conference 2019
11 December 2019 (Zaragoza, Spain)

Accelerating action to tackle water pollution and enhance EU preparedness to water-related climate change impacts Read more

Joint EFPIA & EFGCP Multi-Stakeholder Workshop on Paediatric Unmet Medical Needs
12 December 2019 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

The workshop will be the opportunity to exchange opinions and develop mutually acceptable criteria for joint and informed... Read more

Is there a future in Clinical and Pharmacovigilance Quality Management?
29 January 2020 (Leuven, Belgium)

A unique event to interact with all stakeholders from the pharma and biotech industry, investigational sites and regulators.... Read more

Science, Technology and Regulations Coming Together for Better Patients’ Health
10 February 2020 (Amsterdam)

The primary objective of the Conference is to ensure that all attendees are brought fully up to date with the current... Read more


A European Cancer Plan: Make it disruptive!

Every single day, in Europe, a growing number of patients hear bad news from their oncologists. However, unfortunately, people diagnosed with cancer may face different outcomes depending on where they live’.


What we are reading


Securing a robust vaccine sector in Europe
On 21 November 2019 (The European Files)

By Magdalena Rodriguez de Azero, Executive Director, Vaccines Europe Read more

Can real world data replicate a clinical trial? EHDEN study suggests yes
On 26 November 2019 (IMI)

IMI’s EHDEN project dramatically demonstrated the power of using clinical data in research by replicating, during a... Read more

Cancer care: Precision medicines require fresh thinking in Europe
On 28 November 2019 (Politico)

As we enter a new era in the fight against cancer, health systems must adapt Read more