Securing health in Europe. Balancing priorities, sharing responsibilities

30 September – 02 October 2015, Bad Hofgastein

Current health systems need to safeguard past gains in health while responding to new threats and opportunities which call for a strengthened European public health response. Though public health security remains high on the agenda, effective health systems go beyond that and are challenged also to engage with issues that lie outside the health sector. Functioning social systems and a resilient economy strongly contribute to a healthy Europe. The EHFG 2015 covered topics such as sustainable health systems and health economics. With the focus on health system performance, pricing of medicines and health security, including health threat responses, European development aid and health policy development

Press releases

02 OCTOBER 2015

European Health Award” 2015 goes to MiMi Project (EN)
The informed patient: better therapeutic outcomes through patient empowerment (EN)
EHFG: Cross-border healthcare (EN)

01 OCTOBER 2015

Health in All Policies: All areas of policy need to face the challenge of securing a healthy Europe (EN)
Global health – what we learned from Ebola (EN)


Securing healthcare and sustainably strengthening healthcare systems (EN)
EHFG 2015: Securing health in Europe (EN)

Prior to the EHFG conference

REMINDER: 18th European Health Forum Gastein “Securing Health in Europe – Balancing priorities, sharing responsibilities” | (EN) 17.09.2015
International Forum Gastein donates 50 welcome packs for refugees | (EN) 09.09.2015
European Health Award 2015: Six projects shortlisted | (EN) 25.08.2015
EHFG 2015-Securing Health in Europe - Balancing Priorities, Sharing Responsibilities | (EN) 7.07.2015
EHFG 2015-Health Award 2015 | (EN) 06.03.2015


EHFG 2016 Archive - Zsuzsanna Jakab WHO Europe
EHFG 2016 Archive - Vytenis Andiukaitis European Commission
EHFG 2016 Archive - Paul Krugman Nobel Prize Laureate

EHFG News & Updates

EHFG Headquarters

EHFG Vienna Office

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Bank Salzburger Sparkasse
Kurgartenstraße, 5630 Bad Hofgastein, Austria