Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 7th Global Patients Congress from 9-11 April. The event was more member-led than ever before and represented another step forward for the global patient movement.
At the Global Patients Congress, five IAPO members were elected to the Governing Board.
IAPO Chair Jolanta Bilinska thanks Durhane Wong-Rieger and Robert Johnstone for their time on IAPO’s Governing Board.
Once again, the global health policy elites will meet at the 69th World Health Assembly in Geneva from 23 to 28 May 2016.
We say goodbye to our Policy Manager Alison Lightbourne, who has left IAPO after 18 months in the role.
Worldwide, five million people live with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, conditions known as inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD).
Applications are open for the 2016 Global Heroes team. The team honours runners from around the world who benefit from medical technology, with no restriction on manufacturer.
Congress is our flagship event where we bring together our global membership with a variety of high level healthcare stakeholders to discuss important issues for patients worldwide.