EUCOPE News

News - September 12, 2019

EUCOPE meeting with Maltese Health Minister

Earlier this month, the Maltese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health, Mr Chris Fearne, met with EUCOPE to discuss issues pertaining to transparency and access to medicines. This meeting took place against the background of the ongoing activities of… read more



News - August 20, 2019

Event: Will a No-Deal Brexit endanger Patient Safety?

EUCOPE, together with 16 associations representing patients, healthcare professionals and the pharmaceutical and devices industry have joined efforts in supporting the event “Brexit: the European Parliament’s role in prioritising patients, public health and health security across Europe”, to be held… read more


News - August 14, 2019

Medical Devices: Factsheet on UDI System

The European Commission just published a FAQ document on the new Unique Device Identification (UDI) system, as introduced by the two new Regulations on Medical Devices (2017/745) and In Vitro Diagnostics Devices (2017/746). The document spells out the objectives of… read more


News - July 16, 2019

EURORDIS Black Pearl Awards 2020: Nominations open!

The nominations for the EURORDIS Black Pearl Awards 2020 are now open until 13 September 2019! The Black Pearl Awards is an annual event organised by EURORDIS, the alliance of more than 800 rare disease patient organisations, to recognise the… read more