In the framework of the close collaboration between the European Medicine Agency (EMA) and the EFPC, the EMA is looking for 1. GP's for the review of draft safety communications and 2. GP's & nurses involved in diabetes care at Primary Care level. Candidates should be EU nationals and practicing in an EU member state. Please send a message to the EFPC secretariat and we will bring you in contact with the EMA coordinator for this assignment.

As announced the European Forum for Primary Care was present in Brussels at three different high-level meetings in Brussels last week, organised by WHO Europe, International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC) and DG Sanco of the European Commission.

Public consultation on the preliminary opinion on Definition primary care with emphasis on financing systems and referral systems.

The European Commission and the Expert Panel on Effective Ways of Investing in Health (EXPH) have launched a public consultation on the preliminary opinion on the ‘Definition of a frame of reference in relation to primary care with a special emphasis on financing systems and referral systems’. Deadline: 11 May 2014

Our chairman, Prof Jan De Maeseneer did a number of interviews with EFPC members and connected individuals during the 2013 Istanbul conference to provide their view on Primary Care in general, developments in the European context and the role EFPC can/should play. Please check the video (13 min) and learn from your colleagues' contributions.