World Brain Day is dedicated to increasing public awareness and promoting advocacy related to brain health, worldwide.
This year’s theme is ‘Brain health for all’ which focuses on sharing crucial information about brain disorders to reduce their burden for everyone
A healthy environment is essential to optimal human health and wellbeing. Conversely, environmental agents (air quality, noise, chemicals, or urbanisation), climate change, heatwaves, floods, land degradation, and the loss of biodiversity threaten human health.
As the European Week Against Cancer (EWAC) is almost coming to an end, let’s take a look at today’s theme: cancer patients and survivors.
As the European Week Against Cancer (EWAC) is in full swing, let’s take a closer look at the themes of cancer research and access to treatment.
The European Week Against Cancer (EWAC) takes place between 25 and 31 May each year to promote awareness on cancer prevention, access to treatment and support for patients and cancer survivors. Today's theme is prevention & early detection.
To contribute to the swift implementation of the EU Cancer Mission, HaDEA has published five calls for proposals on cancer research.
To mark the World AIDS Vaccine Day, we highlight two projects funded under the Horizon 2020 programme that are developing research in this field.
In celebration of European Mental Health Week, we have compiled a selection of such actions and projects.
From 24-30 April 2022, the European Immunisation Week raises awareness on the importance of immunisation for people’s health and well-being. The Horizon 2020 and EU4Health programmes support the crucial role vaccination plays in global health.
Celebrated every year on 7 April, under the sponsorship of the World Health Organization (WHO), World Health Day is a global health awareness day
World Health Day is a global health awareness day celebrated every year on 7 April. HaDEA supports health research by managing a number of projects and initiatives under the Horizon Europe programme Cluster 1 (health) and Cluster 4 (industry) and its legacy, Horizon 2020.
HaDEA has concluded the evaluation process of eight Horizon Europe ‘Health’ calls for proposals. Out of 592 submitted proposals, 96 have been selected for funding.
4 February is World Cancer Day, an international day to raise awareness of and mobilise actions towards the elimination of barriers to cancer care.
The EU Cancer Mission aims to optimise the diagnostic and treatment and support the quality of life of cancer patients. It also focuses on preventing this life-threatening disease from affecting millions in the EU.
On 18 January at 14:00 CET, a dedicated info session will present the EU Cancer Mission, part of Europe’s Beating Cancer action plan.
On 29 October 2021, the Horizon Europe Cluster 1 (Health) Info day shed light on the latest set of open calls.
The Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation in collaboration with the Health and Digital Executive Agency (HaDEA), are organising the 2nd edition of the Horizon Europe Cluster 1 Info Days to be held virtually on 28 October 2021.
A new set of calls under Cluster 1 Health of Horizon Europe opened on 6 October 2021.
Read more about what the European Commission is doing to support and enable urgent research into the coronavirus and its variants.
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