OTVX17 – 27 October 2017

The Occupational Therapy Virtual Exchange (#OTVX17) will feature 10 interactive sessions over an 8 hour period (schedule attached). The speakers and OT4OT organisers are providing their time on a voluntary basis and include a range of themes and topics that will be of interest to the occupational therapy community. For those who are unable to join the live event, each session will be recorded and made available offline shortly afterwards.

Further information and links to all the resources and schedules for World Occupational Therapy Day are located here http://www.wfot.org/AboutUs/WorldOTDay.aspx

EFPC Webinar: WHO Integrated health services delivery transformations for people-centered health systems

The European Forum for Primary Care invites for their next webinar 19 September 2017 at 12:30 CET.

In this webinar you will get the chance to hear inputs from Hans Kluge, Director of the Division of Health Systems and Public Health at WHO Europe,where he will talk about the WHO European Centre for Primary Health Care (WECPHC) and its’ support to integrated health services delivery transformations for people.

To register for free, send an e-mail to info@euprimarycare.org or visit the EFPC´s website.

EFPC Webinar: Austrian Primary Care (21 February 2017 @ 12.30 CET)

The European Forum for Primary Care are organising their next webinar on the 21.02.2017, 12:30 (CET).

Reforms within Austrian primary care system try to changed its classical delivery approach where predominantly you could find GPs working as single-handed practitioners on a FFS-payment scheme towards a more multi-professional and interdisciplinary cooperation. Send an e-mail to info@euprimarycare.org for registration.

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Webinar “Disability policy in the EU”

ENIL (European Network on Independent Living) organises the webinar “Disability Policy in the EU” on 23rd February at 19.00h CET. Frank Sioen, ENIL Advocacy Officer, will lead the event to which everybody interested is invited! The current negotiations around the European Accessibility Act, among other topics, will be discussed. In order to register, please send an email to dilyana.deneva@enil.eu by 20 February. Please include your name, age and country of residence in your email.

European Brain Cuncil at TEDex Brussels

European Brain Council’s president Prof. David Nutt will be one of the presenters at the upcoming TEDx Brussels event on the 6th March.

The theme of 2017 event will be “No limits” – the world-class “speakers and artists will be forced to leave their comfort zone and take the audience into a breath-taking experience without borders”.

The event will take place at BOZAR and will start at 2pm. We do not know the exact timing of Prof. David Nutt’s talk and should you be interested, we will communicate this to you as soon as it is announced.

Visit www.tedxbrussels.eu for more information.