Food supplements: For healthier citizens and a stronger economy in the EU

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Together with our distinguished guests, we will discuss the role of food supplements in promoting health and preventing diseases in Europe.

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The event “Food supplements: For healthier citizens and a stronger economy in the EU” is organised by the European Federation of Associations of Health Product Manufacturers (EHPM), MEP Simona Bonafè (S&D, Italy) and MEP Pascal Arimont (EPP, Belgium).

It will take place on Tuesday, 18 February 2020 from 18:30 to 20:00, in room 1G1 at the European Parliament in Brussels, followed by a networking reception.

Together with our distinguished guests, we will discuss the opportunities and challenges for the food supplements sector, as the new political term at the EU level is about to start. Therefore, our event will feature two panel discussions: (1) Health promotion and disease prevention: the role of food supplements; (2) Food supplements and the new EU political term: opportunities and challenges. 

Confirmed panelists:

  • Yvette Azzopardi, Legal Officer, DG SANTE, European Commission
  • Wolfgang Gelbmann, Senior Scientific Officer, Department of Nutrition, EFSA
  • Floriana Cimmarusti, Secretary General, SAFE Food Advocacy Europe
  • Alban Maggiar, President, SMEunited
  • Matteo Pirro, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia
  • Alessia Cogliandro, European Affairs Manager, Aboca
  • Nicolas Cappelaere, Vice-President and Board Member, Synadiet

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to register for our event by this Friday, 7 February 2020.

We are looking forward to welcoming you at the event.

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