4th conference on European Reference Networks
Brussels 21-22 November 2018
The 4th ERN Conference intended to present the main clinical and organisational outcomes of the networks, as well as to identify the challenges and margins for future improvements. The two-day event gathered more than 400 participants – National authorities, healthcare providers members of the ERNs, health professionals, hospital managers, patients' representatives, EU Institutions – to share and discuss the results achieved so far and the challenges ahead. The event proposed a series of plenary sessions addressing the state of play of the ERNs, the tools, and resources for their deployment, the EU political and institutional commitment, as well as the challenges and the integration of the ERNs into the healthcare systems.
TranplantChild Presented patient cases that are inspirational and that demonstrate the outcome of a cooperation at EU level. Trasplantchild participated in one of the parallel sessions, the ERN showcases by presented a clinical case that allowed to demonstrate the outcome of a cooperation at EU level and benefits of the Network-specific organisational method to best practice in the virtual consultation.