European Commission Appoints Peter Heinrich to the Nomination Committee of the Scientific Panel for Health
Peter Heinrich, Chairman of the Board of BIO Deutschland, has been appointed by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation to the nomination committee of the Scientific Panel for Health (SPH). The main task of the SPH is to coordinate health research and innovation within Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation. Among other activities, this includes reducing duplication in research, as well as providing information about new discoveries across Europe, thus speeding up patients’ access to innovations.
Further information about the SPH is available at http://ec.europa.eu/research/health/pdf/mandate-of-the-sph-18062014_en.pdf.