Conference on CAM in EU Parliament

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The first ever Conference on Complementary and Alternative Medicine will take place in the EU Parliament.

9 0ctober 2012 (9.00-18.00).
Theme: “Complementary and Alternative Medicine – Innovation and Added Value for European Healthcare”.

Elena Oana Antonescu MEP (EPP, Romania).
Moderator: Harald Walach (Professor of Research Methodology and Complementary Medicine, European University Viadrina, Frankfurt/Oder, Germany).


John Dalli (European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy – video message).
Alojz Peterle, MEP (EPP, Slovenia).
Andrew Long (Professor of Health Systems Research, University of Leeds, United Kingdom).Conference Programme.pdf
Speakers’ short biographies

Erik Baars (Professor of Anthroposophic Healthcare, University of Applied Sciences, Leiden, the Netherlands).
Dominik Irnich (Head of Multidisciplinary Pain Centre, Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Munich, Germany).
Gustav Dobos (Professor of Internal Medicine, Chair of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany).
Claudia Witt (Professor of Medicine, Institute of Social Medicine, Epidemiology, and Health Economics, Charité University, Berlin, Germany).
Simona Dragan (Professor of Preventive Cardiology and Rehabilitation, Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Timisoara, Romania).
Helle Johannessen (Professor of Social Studies in Health and Medicine, Institute of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark).
Wolfgang Weidenhammer (CAMbrella project leader, Centre for Complementary Medicine Research at the University Hospital ‘Rechts der Isar’ of the Technical University of Munich, Germany).
Torkel Falkenberg (Associate Professor of Health Care Research, Research Constellation Leader – Integrative Health Care, Karolinska Institute, and Director, I C – The Integrative Care Science Center, Sweden).

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