WHO: Is it sufficient to treat an illness without knowing and addressing the conditions that cause or contribute to individuals becoming sick in the first place?
Why should health professionals know about the conditions in which you live? By Sir Michael Marmot, Director of the UCL Institute of Health Equity and President-Elect of the World Medical Association
The Governing Board of the International Alliance of Patients’ Organizations ( IAPO ) has announced the appointment of Mr Kawaldip Sehmi as the new Chief Executive Officer of IAPO .
We thank Rebecca Johnson, Partnerships Manager, and Stephen McMahon, Interim Chief Executive Officer, for their contributions to IAPO. We also welcome Ziede Mesonyte as our new Operations Coordinator and Rose de Mendonça as our new Senior Membership Officer.
The bursary process to attend the 7th Global Patients Congress (2016) opens soon.
The World Health Organization (WHO) made it unambiguously clear today that researchers have an ethical imperative to make results from all clinical trials – including past trials – publicly available.
The past few months have seen a number of changes at IAPO.
Our featured member of the month is Gertrude Buttigieg from Malta Health Network​. Gertrude answered a few questions for us.
We are delighted to share that IAPO has recently formalized its partnership with Alianza Latina, through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding.
Are you a runner who has benefited from medical technology? Applications are open to take part in Medtronic's annual race in Minneapolis, USA, with flights, accommodation and more included.