Digital Health – Improving Prevention, Prediction and Care. A Global, European and German Opportunity, 31st Jan 2018

By | 2018-02-08T16:42:07+00:00 February 8th, 2018|GHP News|

German Healthcare Partnership,  Merck and vfa - the Association of Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies in Germany jointly held the conference Digital Health - Improving Prevention, Prediction and Care A Global, European and German Opportunity The conference took place on the 31st of January 2018 at the Allianz Forum in Berlin. With almost 230 participants the conference was a great success. Dirk [...]

GHP publishes new Systemic Procurement Module for E-Learning-Course

By | 2017-11-22T11:43:56+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|GHP News|

Unter the title "More Systemic Procurement", a new module of GHP's self-study e-learning course "Managing Health Facilities in Low-Resource Settings" has now been launched. This online course discusses the procurement of medical equipment, with a focus on projects funded by the German Financial Cooperation through KfW. In a first step, the procurement of medical equipment in [...]

German-Arab Health Conference – 18 & 19 October, Berlin

By | 2017-11-03T08:31:48+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|GHP News|

The German Healthcare Partnership hosted the first German-Arab Health Conference with its cooperation partners Ghorfa and the North-Africa Middle East Initiative and with the support of many sponsors, including Siemens Healthineers as the Platin Sponsor of the event. The event took place on the 18th and 19th of October, kicking off with a gala dinner [...]

“Building Partnerships” Newsletter October 2017

By | 2017-10-24T14:12:57+00:00 October 13th, 2017|GHP News, GHP Newsletter|

It is a pleasure to present to you the latest edition of the GHP Newsletter „Building Partnerhships“. The German Healthcare Partnership (GHP) successfully has continued to enable, lever and promote supporting and cooperating with the German healthcare actors from private sector, academia, science, research and NGOs in the Global Health context. The first half of 2017 has been [...]

Visit of African Ambassadors to the United Nations in Germany

By | 2017-10-24T14:13:34+00:00 October 9th, 2017|GHP News|

During a 5-days visit to Germany, 18 Ambassadors from Sub-Saharan African countries (Ethiopia, Benin, Burkina Faso, Gambia, Kenya, Malawi, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Zimbabwe, South Africa, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Central African Republic) have been invited by Federal Minister of Health Hermann Gröhe to a reception and dinner in Berlin on 9th October 2017. Among [...]

GHP welcomes Dr Thomas Koenen as new Board Member

By | 2017-10-24T14:14:10+00:00 October 1st, 2017|GHP News|

Dr Thomas Koenen, Head of Department "Digitalisation, Innovation and Healthcare", BDI - Federation of German Industries, has been appointed as new Member of the Board of Directors. Dr Koenen follows Iris Plöger, who has been appointed by BDI Member of the Executive Board in April 2017. We gladly welcome Dr Koenen and we cordially thank Ms Ploeger for the [...]

Health crises and Health System Strengthening

By | 2017-10-24T14:14:29+00:00 October 1st, 2017|GHP News|

The GHP’s platform led by Ms Diana Peters was furthermore able to establish and strengthen the dialogue and collaboration between healthcare companies, German ministries and international organisations, especially as Concept Partner of the B20 Health Initiative focussing on ‘Improving Pandemic Preparedness and Response’. Ways of collaborating were discussed during meetings in Geneva with several organisations of [...]

szenaris GmbH – the training and simulation experts

By | 2017-10-24T14:14:47+00:00 September 30th, 2017|GHP News|

szenaris GmbH from Bremen, Germany, has been a member of the GHP since July 2016. szenaris develops training solutions for all kinds of devices such as PCs, notebooks, tablets and smartphones. Among other things, its portfolio comprises: Learning programmes help to impart contents sustainably. Offers range from multimedia learning materials and learning programmes through to comprehensive [...]

GHP Advisory Board Meeting

By | 2017-10-24T14:15:12+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|GHP News|

On Wednesday 23 August 2017 at the German Parliament, the GHP Advisory Board Meeting took place in Berlin. The GHP Board Members comprise members of the German Parliament, the German Federal Ministries, the World Health Summit and the Federation of German Industries (BDI). GHP’s Chairman of the Board, Roland Göhde, opened and moderated the Meeting. It [...]

Workshop on Systemic Calls for Tender

By | 2017-10-24T14:15:30+00:00 June 20th, 2017|GHP News|

At KfW Frankfurt on 20 June 2017, the GHP organised a workshop on Systemic Calls for Tender hosted at the KfW. Distinguished speakers presented at the event, which built on the success of the KfW, BMZ, and GHP study on calls for tender that addresses quality concerns and lifecycle costs in addition to short-term financial calculations.