Tatjana Reic and Ivan Gardini, President and Vice President of ELPA meet the European Commissioner for Health – ELPA – European Liver Patients Association

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2016-02-11 12:42

Meeting between the European Commissioner for Health, Vytenis Andriukaitis, and Tatjana Reic and Ivan Gardini, President and Vice President of ELPA, on 11 January in Brussels, to discuss future EU policies with regard to hepatitis C and alcohol. The Commissioner recognises the opportunity to eliminate HCV and discussed possible opportunities within the limits of EU competence, respecting the subsidiarity principle.

The Commission will host a conference on chronic diseases on 21 April in Brussels to which ELPA will be invited and where there is an opportunity to further discuss chronic liver disease and hepatitis C.