Call for clinical and methodology expert members

We are now seeking experts interested to be part of Clinical or Methodology Expert Groups and who want to contribute at providing advice. One task of the c4c consortium is to deliver the scientific feasibility advice needed to improve child health and paediatric medicine development. Groups of experts (methodological, clinical, and parents/patients) will be set up to provide…

Rare Disease Day – 28th February 2019

The countdown has begun to Rare Disease Day 2019 on 28th February. People around the world are joining the global movement for rare diseases by taking part in the #ShowYourRare campaign, holding events and raising awareness. There are over 6,000 rare diseases. The European Union considers a disease as rare when it affects less than 1 in 2,000…

IT provider selection – Fondazione Gianni Benzi Onlus

Within the pan-European c4c framework, partner Fondazione Gianni Benzi Onlus needs to identify a list of economic operators to be invited to provide a proposal for the executive design, development and deployment of an IT platform. This platform must be compliant with industry standards and cover both functional (processes workflow, metrics, reports, dashboards, archiving, storage, etc.) and non-functional (regulatory,…

EMA/HMA/EC workshop on electronic product information (ePI)

The European Medicines Agency (EMA), the Heads of Medicines Agencies (HMA) and the European Commission (EC) recently organised a workshop on 28th November 2018 in London to agree with various stakeholders on common European Union key principles to pave the way for implementing electronic product information (ePI) in the EU. Electronic formats are becoming ever…

The ECRAID project is about to take off

Funded by the Innovative Medicines Initiative 2 Joint Undertaking (IMI 2 JU), ECRAID is the working title of the envisaged European wide sustainable clinical research network for infectious diseases, that is to emerge from the PREPARE and COMBACTE projects. This new organization should generate complementary sustainable sources of income, ensuring the long-term continuity of its…