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Diving into healthcare in Strasbourg

14 Jul 2023
All Committees

From Tuesday 11 July to Wednesday, 12 July, AmCham EU’s Healthcare Committee visited the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France to discuss key EU health policy developments including the Parliament beginning work on the European Commission’s proposals for the revision of the general pharmaceutical legislation as well as the ongoing parliamentary negotiations on the European Health Data Space (EHDS). Meeting with key MEPs involved on these files, including rapporteurs on the EHDS and part of the pharmaceutical package, delegates underlined the need to maintain and strengthen an attractive ecosystem for life sciences innovation throughout Europe. 

During the trip, delegates met with MEPs from the main political groups including: Cristian-Silviu Buşoi (EPP, RO); Deirdre Clune (EPP, IE); Susana Solís Pérez (RE, ES); Tomislav Sokol (EPP, HR); Petar Vitanov (S&D, BG) and Pernille Weiss (EPP, DK). They also met with Bilyana Mircheva, assistant to Andrey Kovatchev (EPP, BG).