international events

SAVE THE DATE- AICRO – “Clinical research in Italy: how to make it competitive in a globalised world”, Milan, November 17th, 2016

On November 17th, 2016 the Italian Association of Contract Research Organisations (AICRO) will organise in Milan (Hotel Hilton Milan – Via Galvani 12), the event entitled “Clinical research in Italy: how to make it competitive in a globalised world”. Also this year the meeting will be organised under the patronage of the TEDDY Network that recognizes and shares the theme of the clinical research among its institutional aims. […]

2017-01-03T11:17:59+00:00 25/10/2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Save the date: IX Foresight Training Course, October 27-29, 2016

Also this year the Gianni Benzi Pharmacological Research Foundation organises the Foresight Training Course entitled ‘EUROPE LEADS THE BEST MEDICINES SYSTEM FOR PATIENTS’, at its ninth edition now. The Gianni Benzi Foundation is a not-for-profit scientific research organisation with the mission to uphold the ideas and continue the work of Professor Gianmartino Benzi in the fields of pharmacological research and regulatory science in Europe and in the promotion of an ethical and safe use of pharmaceutical products, including the fight against doping. […]

2017-01-03T11:17:59+00:00 24/10/2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

CVBF at the third EUCROF International Conference (Prague, October 17-18, 2016)

Consorzio per Valutazioni Biologiche e Farmacologiche, together with TEDDY (European Network of Excellence For Paediatric Clinical Research) will be present at the third EUCROF International Conference, that will be held in Prague (Czech Republic) on October 17-18, 2016 with the exhibition booth n. 12. […]

2017-01-03T11:17:59+00:00 17/10/2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

16th National Conference of Paediatrics, October 14th-15th, 2016 (Albania): some anticipation…

On October  14th-15th, 2016 the city of Tirana (Albania) will host the 16th National Conference of Paediatrics promoted by the Albanian Paediatric Society (APS) with the participation of international prominent personalities in the field of paediatrics. The Conference is intended to emphasise the importance of the Pediatrics and subspecialties on the Health Care System and to face problems concerning doctors who work every day with  children.  We have discussed about the conference with Prof. Dr. Anila Godo, President of the Albanian Paediatric Society (APS) and with Prof. Adriana Ceci and Donato Bonifazi who will take part in the international event and asked them for some anticipation. […]

2017-01-03T11:18:00+00:00 15/10/2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

CVBF supports Rare Disease Day: Join us in making the voice of rare diseases heard

29 February 2016 marks the ninth international Rare Disease Day coordinated by EURORDIS. A call to solidarity and to the acknowledgement of rare diseases as a real problem, not to be dismissed under the veil of indifference.  On and around this day hundreds of patient organisations from countries and regions all over the world will hold awareness-raising activities based on the slogan “Join us in making the voice of rare diseases heard”. This year’s theme “Patient Voice” makes reference to and tries to bring to light and public appreciation the efforts made by rare disease patients, by their families and friends, recognizing the crucial role that patients play in voicing their needs and in instigating change that improves their lives and the lives of their families and carers. […]

2017-01-03T11:18:02+00:00 27/01/2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

The European Week of Small and Medium Enterprises (SME WEEK): Technological SMEs for Health Industry

During the SME WEEK, the European Week of Small and Medium Enterprises and together  with all partners of the SMARTINNO project, co-funded by the European Union in the framework of the program of cooperation “IPA Adriatic Cross-Border 2007-2013”, the Science and Technology Park Valenzano (Ba), Tecnopolis, Department of Medical Technology, organized from 16th to 20th November, 2015, a 5-day event entitled “Technological SMEs for the health industry“, dedicated to the important contribution that SMEs make to’innovation in the health system. The SME Week, which took place in 37 European countries with the aim of promoting the entrepreneurial spirit, has been an important protagonist of the economic recovery as it had a key role in the search for innovative solutions and the preparation of new products and services. Innovation in health technology, the common thread of the event, has, in fact, the power to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the personal care, both through revolutionary steps in medical prevention, diagnosis and treatment, and through the application of innovative technology to do more with fewer resources, and combining the needs and the legitimate demand of citizens to have better services with compression needs, or at least rationalized expenditure. The innovative technologies will support Europe for more sustainable health care and a more competitive industry because SMEs are vital for certain solutions, and their needs must be taken into account when developing successful policies for the health industry. Prominent guests in the field of clinical- scientific training -, attended the scientific sessions, which, with CME credits, were focused on in-depth thematic areas in terms of new technologies applied to health (advanced diagnostics, home care, image analysis, technologies for rehabilitation, information for patient health management, etc.). […]

Save the date – VIII Foresight Training Course

On September 22nd-23rd, 2015, the Children’s Memorial Health Institute in Warsaw (Poland) will host the VIII edition of the Foresight Training Course (FTC) titled Regulatory And Practice In Paediatric Trials And Studies promoted by Gianni Benzi Pharmacological Research Foundation (FGB, Italy) and GRiP (Global Research in Paediatrics) – Work Package 4, led by CVBF-TEDDY. This FTC edition will be focused on several issues impacting on paediatric clinical research, and in particular on the forthcoming novelties in the field: the entry into force in Europe of new rules regulating clinical research and the ongoing debate on the impact of the Paediatric Regulation after 10 years. The event will then discuss, in the framework of an international multi-stakeholders debate, the present and the future of the paediatric research including the efforts made by the scientific community and the ongoing projectssuch as the proposed Paediatric Research Infrastructures (EPCTRI) and the global networks. […]

SAVE THE DATE: UNESCO Chair in Bioethics, XI World Conference “Bioethics, Medical Ethics & Health Law” – Naples 20/22 October 2015

The Ethics Committee of the “University Federico II” of Naples, in collaboration with UNESCO Chair in Bioethics, will organize on October 20 to 22, 2015 in Naples (Italy), the XI World Congress dedicated to Bioethics, with focus on the topic “Biomedical research and trial: the role of ethics committees”. The event will include personalities from over 50 Countries, with qualified scientific contributions, on various aspects of the complex issues under discussion. […]

2017-01-03T11:18:07+00:00 07/08/2015|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Open Meeting interviews: lights, cameras, action!

Six key opinion leaders have been interviewed during the Open Meeting of Tirana and have shared with us their points of view and their direct experiences in contributing in the DEEP study as well as working in a European context. The interviews offer an interesting picture of what the clinical research in Albania has achieved so far and what its legacy will be, in particular in light of a more tight international collaboration within a European research Network, as the DEEP project is. […]

DEEP Open Meeting in Tirana

On May 18th, 2015 CVBF organised in collaboration with the University Hospital Center “Mother Teresa” (UHCT), an Open Meeting in Tirana with the aim to foster the clinical research in Albania and raise the attention on the importance of the European Networks to create synergies to spread excellence and attract European funding. The meeting, promoted in the framework of the Eu-funded project DEEP (DEferiprone Evaluation in Paediatrics) was accredited by the Albanian National Centre of Continuing Education, QKEV and provided 101 participants with 5 CME credits for Continuing education for healthcare professionals. […]

2017-01-03T11:18:09+00:00 30/07/2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |