Knowledge and Passion are the antidotes of despair! I have not only made a great improvement to my knowledge base through this course, but also gained a better understanding of how to continuously improve the advocacy work in Greece.
“The empowered patient is necessary for the challenge of medicine and for drug development – this has to be the medicine of today, not the future.”
“It motivates me to be more than ‘just a patient’!”
10 days of superbly engaging discussions with 50 capable patient advocates is the capacity building experience equal to none. The structure of the course allows you to learn when you want and how you want, while allowing to contribute in the most meaningful way you prefer.
I believe that patient engagement will lead to patient empowerment and will remain one of the major driving forces for transformational change in health care including prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
The EUPATI course has harnessed the skills I needed to play an effective and active part in Research & Development with confidence. The EUPATI course has allowed me to network with others in Europe who want to strengthen the patients voice.
“Having been asked to be on the EUPATI national platform in Ireland, I feel I can help push for patient involvement in medicin
I would like to work with stakeholders to bring patients closer to research. I wish that all patients could benefit from the knowledge that I am acquiring in this course.
“An involved patient must be an informed patient.”
“I have been provided with tools which give me confidence to assert the patients’ voice. Each process examined highlights how a patient advocate can add value.”