Read EKHA’s new article featured in The Parliament: New Approaches to kidney care can help Europe meet its Green Deal Targets20 June 2023
The healthcare sector presents a significant environmental challenge. Therefore, healthcare providers and policymakers must work together to meet the EU Green Deal targets. The two groups will need to consider ways to meet the healthcare needs of citizens, while also minimising negative environmental consequences.
EKHA’s European Kidney Forum 2023 will be a major gathering of politicians, researchers, and patient groups. The Forum’s primary aims include building awareness of the relationship between nephrology and the EU Green Deal targets. Increasing prevention is crucial, but there also needs to be increased awareness combined with new, sustainable models of care. Therefore, the EU needs to put innovation in nephrology high on the EU research and policy agendas. Read the full article here.