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The Basque Country leads the ADLIFE European project that involves nine European countries to improve the health and quality of life of the elderly population suffering from advanced chronic diseases

2020-01-28T10:28:41+00:0028 January 2020|Kronikgune News|

During four years, Kronikgune will coordinate a consortium made up by 11 partners from nine European countries The project’s kick-off meeting was held in Bilbao on 21 and 22 January, with the presence of the Minister of Health of the Basque Government and the participation of over 40 researchers from 9 countries. Nekane Murga highlighted the [...]

An Andalusian delegation visits the Basque Country to learn about the political framework and experiences regarding social and healthcare

2020-01-27T09:53:34+00:0014 December 2019|Kronikgune News|

This partnership has contributed to transfer knowledge on innovative solutions for Active and Healthy Ageing between both regions. In 2019, the Basque Country was  awarded a Reference Sites with four stars and was also granted the “recognition of excellence” by the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA). The European Commission [...]

Kronikgune attends the closing conference of the ADVANTAGE Joint Action

2020-01-16T11:54:04+00:0013 December 2019|Kronikgune News|

The event was held on 27 November in Brussels. For three years the ADVANTAGE JA (Joint Action) has worked on establishing a shared European framework to face the challenge of frailty, one of the main factors associated to disability in the elderly population. The establishment of a shared framework of understanding strives to create a [...]

The Scirocco Exchange Project holds several workshops at the 12th European Public Health Conference

2020-01-16T11:41:50+00:004 December 2019|Kronikgune News|

From 20 to 23 November 2019, Marseille (France) hosted the European Public Health Association (EUPHA) conference. This 12the edition was held under the title: “Building bridges for solidarity and public health” and gathered the European professional and scientific Public Health community. Public health professionals are a very diverse community and building bridges with professionals from [...]

The YOUNG50 European project holds its first general meeting

2020-01-16T12:04:03+00:0019 November 2019|Kronikgune News|

The meeting was held on 6 and 7 November in the city of Padua, Italy. YOUNG50 is a project co-funded by the Third EU Health Programme. It seeks to extend the good practices CARDIO50 for prevention, which was implemented in Italy, to regions in Lithuania, Romania and Luxembourg. This study started at the beginning of [...]

The Network for Health Services Research on Chronic Diseases Network (REDISSEC) holds its 7th Session

2020-01-16T12:27:23+00:0018 November 2019|Kronikgune News|

On 7 November 2019 the Health Evaluation and Quality Agency of Catalonia, AQuAS, in Barcelona was the chosen site to hold this event.   Under the title "Towards research that impacts society", the session focused on the impact that research has on our society and the tools that enable us to improve it. Dr. José [...]

Kronikgune starts cooperation in a new European project: Gatekeeper

2020-01-16T12:56:16+00:008 November 2019|Kronikgune News|

The start-up meeting took place in Madrid from 23 to 25 October. The Gatekeeper consortium includes 43 partners from 13 Member States, featuring technological companies, research institutes or universities, healthcare suppliers and European and international networks focusing on technological innovation. Kronikgune, Osakidetza and Biocruces Bizkaia will represent the Basque Country. Funded by the Horizon 2020 [...]

Kronikgune participates in the 37th Congress of the SECA-Spanish Care Quality Society

2020-01-16T13:06:26+00:004 November 2019|Kronikgune News|

From 23 to 25 October, the Kursaal Congress Centre in Donostia-San Sebastián was the venue of the National Congress held by AKEB, the Basque Association for Care Quality. The motto for this edition was “Generating value in healthcare. Challenges and commitments”, which sought to share the work values in care quality, improvement processes and security [...]

The SCIROCCO Exchange project holds its first general meeting

2020-01-16T13:20:51+00:0031 October 2019|Kronikgune News|

The meeting was held on 23 and 24 October in Kôsice, Slovakia. SCIROCCO Exchange aims to support health and social care authorities to adopt and scale-up integrated care within their healthcare systems. Fourteen partners from nine European regions are the members of this consortium (Germany, Flanders, Basque Country, Slovakia, Slovenia, Vilna, Poland and Puglia), which [...]

The UPRIGHT project participates in the dissemination event of the BOOST European project

2020-01-16T14:05:06+00:0029 October 2019|Kronikgune News|

The event took place on 24 October at the facilities of EUREGHA - European Regional and Local Health Authorities in Brussels. The goal of this session was to debate how to contribute to the “Welfare economy” by developing the social and emotional abilities of European children and teenagers, through the support of the schools and [...]