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The congress' contributors

The congress' Contributors

Jan-Philipp Beck

Jan-Philipp is passionate about transforming healthcare in Europe through partnership and innovation. As CEO, his overarching objective is to support EIT Health’s vision of connecting the healthcare needs of European citizens with policy makers and its incredible network of over 140 partners to deliver innovative healthcare solutions that can positively transform healthcare outcomes across Europe.

Prior to his appointment as CEO, Jan-Philipp was EIT Health’s COO where he contributed significantly to developing the structure, system and processes of the organisation during its establishment phase, as well as managing the organisation’s initial portfolio of projects through active monitoring of performance and impact.

He holds a MA in Political Science, Economics and English from Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen in Germany.

Speaking in:
Plenary session: Patient involvement - presenting the evidence

Speakers

Learn more about Thomas Allvin

Thomas Allvin

Executive Director for Strategy and Healthcare Systems at the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA)

Thomas Allvin
Learn more about Mark Pearson

Mark Pearson

Deputy Director of Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Mark Pearson
Learn more about Carina Pittens

Carina Pittens

Assistant Professor of Patient involvement in health research, policy-making and care practice at the Athena Institute of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Carina Pittens

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Ambassadors

Learn more about Miklós Szócska

Miklós Szócska

Former Secretary of State for Health in Hungary, Director of the Health Services Management Training Centre of the Semmelweis University

Miklós Szócska

Master of Ceremonies

Patients included

We are proud to announce that EPF Congress 2019 is Patients Included™. This means that EPF is committed to incorporating the experience of patients as experts in living with their condition while ensuring they were neither excluded nor exploited.

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