In the framework of the seminar series entitled "European Parliament elections 2014 and a new agenda for health" organised by the Department of International Health the second seminar on “Social Europe – Solidarity in health” is taking place on 22 January 2013 from 12:30 to 15hrs in the European Parliament, Brussels. The seminar focusses on various issues around solidarity in health in Europe, e.g. financial crisis, intergenerational solidarity, health inequalities, etc. (see programme underneath). The topics will be discussed between different Members of the EP. Karin Kadenbach, MEP(S&D) is hosting the series and she will be among the panellists, too. Helmut Brand, Jean Monnet Chair of European Public Health, will moderate the discussion. There will be a possibility for questions and answers and the debate will be supported by a pitch of Maastricht University students.
Travel by bus from Maastricht to Brussels and back to Maastricht, Randwijk Campus will be arranged. Departure around 9 a.m. in the morning and arrival back in Maastricht around 6 p.m.. Attendance and bus travel is free of charge. However, in case of no-show without giving notice, we will charge you the actual costs (€35).
Interested? Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please provide us with the following personal details:
Please indicate in case you do not need travel arrangements from and back to Maastricht!
Without your personal details access to the European Parliament will not be permitted. Places on the bus will be assigned on a first-come, first-serve principle. Registration closes on 12 January 2014.
11.30-12.00hrs: Registration at the entrance of the EP
12.30-12.45hrs: Short Welcome by Karin Kadenbach and Helmut Brand
12.45-14.45hrs: Interactive Panel discussion with Members of the EP chaired by Helmut Brand
Topics to be discussed:
12.45-15.00hrs: Closing & invitation to the 3rd seminar