Introduction

The European Health Forum Gastein conference is organised by a non-profit and non-partisan association.  The current board, elected on 14th June 2017 with additional members co-opted in January 2018, is presented below.

The board is the decision-making body of the association EHFG, taking into consideration the applicable laws, the statutes, and the decisions made by the general assembly.

Elections 2017 - press release

Clemens Martin Auer

Clemens Martin Auer

EHFG President

Director General at the Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs, Health and Consumer Protection of Austria

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Karin Kadenbach

Karin Kadenbach

EHFG Vice-President

Member of the European Parliament. ENVI, AGRI and Budgetary Control Committee member.

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Günther Leiner

Günther Leiner

EHFG Honorary President

Founder of the EHFG. Former member of the Austrian Parliament and Deputy Chair of the Health Committee.

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Franz Weichenberger

Franz Weichenberger

Treasurer

An entrepreneur. Has been involved in developing tourism in the Gastein Valley for more than two decades. One of the EHFG co-founders.

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Natasha Azzopardi-Muscat

Natasha Azzopardi-Muscat

Board member

Consultant in public health medicine, Directorate for Health Information & Research, Malta | Current EUPHA President

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Richard Bergström

Richard Bergström

Board member

SICPA SA

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Nick Fahy

Nick Fahy

Board member

Senior Researcher, University of Oxford, UK

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Armin Fidler

Armin Fidler

Board member

MCI, formely World Bank

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Josep Figueras

Josep Figueras

Board member

Director at the European Observatory on Health Systems & Policies.

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Andrijka Kashan

Andrijka Kashan

Board member

Former General Manager at Roche Diagnostics GmbH, Vienna.

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Yannis Natsis

Yannis Natsis

Board member

Policy Manager Universal Access and Affordable Medicines, EPHA

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Vesna-Kerstin Petric

Vesna-Kerstin Petric

Board member

Head of Division for Health Promotion and Prevention of Noncommunicable Diseases, Ministry of Health, Slovenia

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Miklós Szócska

Miklós Szócska

Board member

Associate Professor and Director, Health Services Management Training Centre, Semmelweis University, Hungary

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Albert van der Zeijden

Albert van der Zeijden

Board member

Active patient advocate on all national and international levels.

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Ulrich Wiedemaier

Ulrich Wiedemaier

Board member

Board member

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