Europe Region | Event on Physiotherapy in Mental Health at the European Parliament
The Europe Region of World Physiotherapy held an event at the European Parliament on Physiotherapy in Mental Health on the occasion of World Mental Health Day. The event, that took place on the 11th of October 2023, was hosted by MEPs Maria Walsh (EPP) and Alex Agius Saliba (S&D). The recording is already available!
InAbled Cities EU funded project | Presentation of the outcomes of the project
The EU funded project InAbled Cities, coordinated by the Europe Region of World Physiotherapy, came to an end in June 2023. The main Intellectual Outputs of the project that promotes physical activity in open urban areas for people with physical disabilities and older people are already available on the Europe Region’s webpage.
Executive Committee | Meetings of the Executive Committee with Member Organisations and National Government Institutions
The Chair and Vice-Chairs of the Europe Region of World Physiotherapy have held several meetings with Member Organisations and National Government Institutions during the first half of 2023.
InAbled Cities Final Conference | Developing Inclusive Urban Environments for Physical Activity of People with Disabilities and the Elderly
InAbled Cities, the EU funded project coordinated by the Europe Region of World Physiotherapy held its final conference at the European Parliament on the 26th April. Recording of the event is now available.
SIP | SIP Joint Statement on Pain and Mental Health
The SIP Joint Statement presents the common position of the undersigned organisations with regards to pain and mental health and outlines key recommendations to be taken by both EU and national policy makers to promote action and change in the field.
MHE | The HPP Mental Health in all Policies Thematic Network released a Joint Statement
The signatories of this EU HPP Mental Health in all Policies (MHiaP) Thematic Network Joint Statement consider mental health an integral part of health and believe that everyone has the right to good mental health.
SAFEST´s Perioperative Patient Safety Recommendations Consensus Conference
On 28-29 March 2023, SAFEST presented In Brussels (Belgium) the Perioperative Patient Safety Recommendations Consensus Conference.
Loredana Gigli was part of the Scientific Advisory Group, representig the physiotherapists' perspective on behalf of Europe region World Physiotherapy.
Upcoming Webinar | Advanced Physiotherapy: Different models, successes and challenges
On 15th May 2023, the Professional Practice Working Group of Europe region World Physiotherapy is hosting a webinar to clarify some terms about Advance Practice in Physiotherapy and to share the experience of some countries.
Save the Date | Event European Parliament 26th April - Promotion of Physical Activity
The consortium of the EU-funded project InAbled Cities would like to warmly invite you to participate in its conference on "Developing inclusive urban environments for physical activity of people with disabilities and the elderly" in the European Parliament, on Wednesday, 26th of April, from 10:00 to 12:00 (CEST).
4 two-stage calls are open for applications under Horizon Europe Health
Horizon Europe is the research and innovation programme of the EU for the period 2021-2027. The aims of Cluster 1 ‘Health’ include improving and protecting the health and wellbeing of citizens of all ages by generating new knowledge, developing innovative solutions and integrating a gender perspective to prevent, diagnose, monitor, treat and cure diseases.