European Parliament Interest Group on Mental Health, Well-being and Brain Disorders

Tuesday 5th November, 12:30 – 14.30

Effectively addressing schizophrenia in policy, diagnosis and treatment


Welcome and introductions:  Jean Lambert MEP

Part 1:

GAMIAN-Europe survey on adherence to treatment amongst 400 patients with schizophrenia
Paul Arteel, GAMIAN-Europe
IG 20131105 presentation Arteel Adherence

Panel response:
Mark Hermans, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Belgium
Rebecca Muller, GAMIAN-Europe

Part 2:

‘Schizophrenia: Time to Commit to Policy Change’
Silvana Galderisi, Second University of Naples, Italy
IG 20131105 presentation Galderisi

Panel response:
Jelmer Abrahams, Anoiksis (NL)
Mary Baker, European Brain Council
Jürgen Scheftlein, European Commission, DG SANCO

Conclusions and close
Nessa Childers MEP
Jean Lambert MEP

Full report

documents presented:
Gamian survey results: Gamian Europe Adherence report 2012
Oxfordgenesis report: Schizophrenia Policy Change_Oct 2013


Follow up:

PQ: IG 20131105 PQ

Answer: IG 20131105 Answer






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