For over twenty years, the European Health Forum Gastein has worked to bring together its four pillars – public and private sectors, civil society, science & academia – to facilitate a frank but fair dialogue on health and policy by providing an impartial and inclusive platform for debate.

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Publications 2022

Eurohealth - A moonshot for a true European Health Union - if not now, when? 

Healthy Europe Magazine 

Clippings 2022

12. October: Brain drain of health workforce challenges EU health systems (Euractiv)

10. October: Ex-Gesundheitskommissar: Kühe sind in Brüssel wichtiger als Gesundheit (Euractiv)

7. October: Former EU health chief: Cooperation between member states still missing (Euractiv)

6. October: Europe’s growing mental health care gap (Politico)

5. October: The many deserts of EU’s healthcare systems (Euractiv)

5. October: Health workers, innovation, financing and wellbeing: moonshots for better health (The European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies)

4. October: One World, One Health – Tackling the Superbug Challenge (Health Policy Watch)

4. October: WHO: Action against out-of-pocket payments must target most vulnerable (Euractiv)

3. October: Stakeholders Must ‘Fully Engage’ If WHO’s Medicines Access Platform Is To Succeed (Pink Sheet)

30. September: Sanità, le sfide mozzafiato del prossimo assessore (Primocanale)

29. September: Does Prevention Justify Total Control? Data And Ethics During Health Emerhenices (ICT&health)  

29. September: Experte fordert Diskussion ethischer Fragen "vor nächster Pandemie" (Kurier)

28. September: Rauch: Weiteres "Alarmschlagen" bei Corona nicht notwendig (Die Presse)

28. September: L’Europa è entrata in una crisi sanitaria permanente e la colpa non è solo del Covid (Quotidiano Sanità)

28. September: Efficiency and Innovation Key to Addressing Europe’s Health System Woes (Health Policy Watch)

28. September: Gemeinsam gegen die multiplen Krisen (

27. September: Kluge (Oms Europa), non esiste un consumo sicuro di alcol (Ansa Salute)

27. September: What's at the stake in the european health data space? (ICT&health) 

27. September: Dauerkrise aus Pandemie, Klima und Krieg als "neue Normalität (Austria Presse Agentur)

27. September: The European Region is in a “permacrisis” that stretches well beyond the pandemic, climate change and war (WHO Europe)

27. September: Sorge um psychische Gesundheit in Medizinberufen (Krone Zeitung)

27. September: Invest in Health Workforce to Combat Pandemic, Climate and War, Kluge Appeals (Health Policy Watch)

23. September: A moonshot in healthcare thinking (Euractiv)

23. September: Growing awareness of healthcare workers’ mental health in EU (Euractiv)

21. September: Eight in 10 providers want pharma to solve system inequalities (Medical, Marketing and Media)

15. September: New WHO Access Platform Could Mean Tiered Pricing In Europe (Pink Sheet)

19. September: EU Gears Up For Compulsory Licensing Reform (Pink Sheet)

17. January: High hopes for Europe's new Health Emergency and Response Authority (The BMJ)

27. January: Europe’s #1 cause of death is largely preventable- isn’t it time we take action? (Euractiv)

10. February: Why we need civil society in global health management (The Parliament Magazine)

14. March: Addressing the workforce digital skills gap in Europe (Healthcare IT News)

4. April: Health policy in Europe and the sustainability of health systems (Open Access Government) 



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