CED Annual Report 2019



EU 2019-2024: Health Champions Wanted

European Parliament
9 October 2019

Co-Host: MEPs Dr. Peter Liese and Dr. Sara Cerdas 

with representatives from the European Parliament, academia, health professionals and public health organisations, discussed how to raise awareness of the main public health priorities, including universal access to high quality and sustainable healthcare, disease prevention, the fight against cross-border healthcare threats and health inequities, as well as a continued supply of medicines for EU citizens. 

Implementing a One Health Culture in Undergraduate Education to tackle current and future health challenges 

Warsaw, Poland
4 December 2018

Co-Host: Standing Committee of European Doctors (CPME), Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE), European Dental Students Association (EDSA), European Medical Students’ Association (EMSA), International Veterinary Students’ Association (IVSA)

Academics, students, professionals and policy makers were engaged in lively discussions about One Health. The participants recognised that the integrated education of all future health professionals is fundamental for tackling current and future health challenges. They agreed on the importance of supporting joint initiatives at national level to further implement the One Health approach and that any change at university level is possible only if educators are committed to encouraging interactions among students of different disciplines.