Public Affairs Committee

The Public Affairs Committee is responsible for raising awareness of digestive disease among specialists and decision-makers at the European level.

The Committee, supported by professional staff in our Brussels office, is in regular contact with Members of the European Parliament (MEPs), Representatives of the European Commission and Council, as well as other EU stakeholders, to promote digestive disease on the EU Health agenda.

Public Affairs Committee, January 2014

Chair Public Affairs Committee

Thierry Ponchon

Herriot University Hospital
Department de Hepato-gastroenterologie
Place d`Arsonval,
69003 Lyon

Public Affairs Committee Members

Sorin Barbu, Romania

Tomislav Bokun, Croatia

Patrizia Burra, Italy

Michel Delvaux, France

Evelien Dekker, The Netherlands

Roger Jones, United Kingdom

Michael Manns, Germany

Peter Lakatos, Hungary

Matthias Löhr, Sweden

Hans Törnblom, Sweden

Nurdan Tözün, Turkey

Eric Van Cutsem, Belgium

Monique van Leerdam, The Netherlands

Geneviève Veereman, Belgium

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