Category Archives: EU

The challenge remains: healthcare needs reform

Comment by Robin Millar, Acting Chief Executive, 2020health On a day of changing faces around the Cabinet table, the Prime Minister has retained Jeremy Hunt as Secretary of State for Health – and he has retained the challenge of reforming the NHS. The pressures … Continue reading

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Does the EU benefit our health?

Guest blog from Marina Yannakoudakis MEP  At this year’s Conservative Party Conference I was invited to speak at 2020health’s Fringe Meeting “Does the EU benefit our Health?” My answer, in short, was a cautious “no”. Aspects of cross-border public health … Continue reading

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Why being part of the European Union is good for our health

Guest blog by Cllr Sanchia Alasia, Labour Councillor for Barking and Dagenham. Sanchia spoke at the 2020health Fringe Event at the Labour Party Conference entitled ‘Does the EU benefit our health?’ There are shocking differences in the number of years … Continue reading

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2020health at the Conservative Party Conference: EU, commercialising innovation, childhood obesity and Personal Health Records

We’re at the Conservative Party Conference all day today, Monday 30th September: the EU, commercialising innovation in the NHS and childhood obesity. We’re outside the secure zone so no Party Conference Pass is needed. Here’s an idea of what we’ll be … Continue reading

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2020health at the Labour Party Conference: the EU, childhood obesity and candour in the NHS

We’re at the Labour Party Conference all day today, Monday 23rd September, in the Paganini Room at the Old Ship Hotel, Brighton. We’re outside the secure zone so no Party Conference Pass is needed. Here’s an idea of what we’ll … Continue reading

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