November 6, 2019

MyDystonia Receives a Prize for Patients’ Empowerment

Active Citizenship Network held its prize ceremony of the 2nd Edition of the European Civic Prize on Chronic Pain at the Concert Noble in Brussels. The four categories were: Patients’ Empowerment, Innovation, Professional Education, Clinical Practices. Dystonia Europe had submitted an application for the Patients’ Empowerment Prize for the project MyDystonia. And we were selected…

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November 2, 2019

Health is a Shared Global Value

Globalisation has created convergence of individual countries’ health problems and, consequently, mutual dependence for generating solutions. This means that in today’s world, we can no longer consider health of particular countries or regions, such as European Union (EU), in isolation. Certainly, diseases know no borders and countries share many of the same health problems, though…

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October 28, 2019

Advocating for Access to Neurology Treatment, Services and Supports

As part of Training Initiatives for Neurology Advocates [TINA], European Federation of Neurological Associations [EFNA] coordinated a meeting in Poland. This workshop took place Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th October 2019 in Warsaw and gave participants the opportunity to discuss specific access challenges in their countries/disease areas and reach consensus on the main barriers to…

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