European ADLIFE project is committed to patient-centered health outcomes.

By |2021-06-10T10:46:48+01:0010 June 2021|

Health systems are transforming towards more integrated and person-centered care through empowerment and shared decision making.  Health systems have begun to implement the new perspective of value-based care.  The evaluation of healthcare services should not be based on the measurement of the services provided, but on the outcomes they achieve, where it is taken into [...]

Kronikgune, Biocruces Bizkaia and Osakidetza organised the workshop “Co-creating futures for better ageing at home” within the framework of the GATEKEEPER project.

By |2021-02-03T15:43:02+01:001 November 2020|

The online workshop was held on 8th of October and was attended by more than 30 people from the Basque Health ecosystem. Active and healthy ageing is the process of developing and maintaining a level of functional capacity that makes it possible to achieve well-being in old age. Functional capacity is understood as the set [...]

Second General Meeting of the YOUNG50 European Project

By |2020-05-15T10:13:34+01:0030 April 2020|

The general assembly was meant to be held in Bilbao. However, due to the European travel restrictions resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting was held on 2 April online by videoconference.  YOUNG50 seeks to promote the prevention of CVD and detect the cardiovascular risk of people over 50 years of age. The project framework [...]

Bilbao hosts the 4th plenary assembly of the UPRIGHT project

By |2020-03-16T12:13:22+01:0016 March 2020|

Bilbao Exhibition Centre (BEC) in Barakaldo, the Kronikgune headquarters, hosted the meeting of the nine project partners on 4 and 5 February.   At this meeting the attendees undertook a complete revision of the tasks and milestones of the past months and shared the experiences of each of this intervention’s pilots. UPRIGHT (Universal Preventive Resilience [...]

The YOUNG50 European project holds its first general meeting

By |2020-01-16T12:04:03+01:0019 November 2019|

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 [...]

UPRIGHT project takes part in the fourth National Congress on Psychology

By |2020-01-16T14:41:36+01:0014 August 2019|

The fourth national congress took place from 21 to 24 July 2019 in the city of Vitoria-Gasteiz. Nekane Murga, Basque Regional Minister for Health, was in charge of opening the congress, which was held this year for the first time alongside the International Symposium on Psychological Prevention. Over four days more than 1,500 people gathered [...]

UPRIGHT project presented at IPPA, the international positive psychology congress

By |2020-01-16T14:50:34+01:008 August 2019|

The sixth edition took place from 19 to 21 July at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre in Australia.  The main theme of this international congress, renowned within the field of positive psychology and positive education, was "Nexus", i.e. connection. Its scientific programme, aligned with the UPRIGHT project, included presentations about positive education programmes and [...]

UPRIGHT consortium meets at its third plenary assembly

By |2019-10-02T10:13:04+01:004 July 2019|

The meeting allowed us to analyse the tasks developed until now and establish a detailed plan for the actions to be carried out over the next months. Trondheim (Norway), where the NTNU -one of the seven members of the Consortium- headquarters are located, was chosen to hold the third general assembly for the UPRIGHT European [...]

A Basque Country delegation visits Scotland as part of the Interreg Europe Project TITTAN

By |2019-09-09T16:18:24+01:0026 June 2019|

Osakidetza and Kronikgune along with BIOEF visited the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow on 29 and 30 April.  This visit forms part of the activities in the 2019-2020 action plan for the Interreg Europe Project, TITTAN (Translation, Innovation & Technology Transfer in Ageing Network). TITTAN seeks to improve the quality of healthcare systems by developing [...]

Kronikgune starts cooperation in a new European project: Young50

By |2019-10-02T09:58:02+01:0018 June 2019|

The kick-off meeting for the Young50 project was held on 6 and 7 June.  Cardiovascular diseases are one of the main causes of mortality in the European Union, causing over 1.8 million deaths per year, as well as a significant loss of potential life expectancy. Scientific evidence has highlighted the need for preventative interventions to [...]