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Current EAMBES Governance and the past Executives of EAMBES.
On the 24 July 2012, the European Commission appointed Dr. Patrick Prendergast as one of the 12 new board members to the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT).
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Directorate for Research and Innovation of the European Commission published its work programme for 2013.
At the request of the European Parliament’s Industry, Research and Energy Committee (ITRE), one of the policy working groups of the Parliament presented a study on September 3rd 2012 on “The Attractiveness of the EU for Top Scientists".
On the 14 June 2012, the European Parliament adopted the “Motion for Resolution on defective silicone gel breast implants made by French company PIP”.
The European Commission has launched an “Industrial innovation Public consultation on demand-side policies to spur European industrial innovations in a global market”.
EAMBES is closely monitoring the developments around the new Medical Device Directive, as it will also affect directly or indirectly the biomedical research community in Europe and beyond. If you wish to give your contribute on this topic, get in touch with us.
On the week of the 18 June 2012, Dr. Karin Lohmann, on behalf of EAMBES, met with the assistants of Members of the European Parliament to discuss how BME can best fit into the future Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, Horizon 2020.
The current Directorate General for Information Society and Media (DG INFSO) will change its name and structure as of 1st July 2012.
At the last General Council elections, Prof Lacroix, representative of the European Society of Biomechanics, was nominated Councillor for Communication of the Alliance. The following interview will provide an introduction to his involvement in BME and the way he plans to contribute to the future of EAMBES.
A meeting session will be dedicated to EAMBES in both the XXXIX Congress of European Society for Artificial Organs and the 46th German Society for Biomedical Engineering (DGBMT) annual meeting.