Bucharest: KEI Europe Hosts Side Event on Access to Affordable HCV Medicines Saturday 30 May 10:00

For any of you in Bucharest this weekend at the EASL conference on liver disease, KEI Europe will host a side event on access to affordable HCV medicines on Saturday morning.

Pathways to Widespread Access: Affordable HCV Medicines in Romania
Date: 10:00-12:00 Saturday, 30 May 2015
Venue: Novotel Bucharest City Centre, Conference Room Lyon (Mezzanine Floor)

A Panel Discussion:

Peter Beyer, World Health Organization (WHO). Access to Medicines and Intellectual Property Rights
Andrew S. Goldman, Knowledge Ecology International (KEI). KEI’s Compulsory Licensing Request to the Romanian Government.
Vlad Mixich, MedAlert. Transparency and Cost/Volume Negotiations for new HCV medicines.
Dr. Victor Olsavszky, WHO Country Office Romania. Use of RO “Special Needs” Legislation for medicines.