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News from EDQM: Standard setting for homeopathic preparations Two new initiatives from the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare confirm its vital role in setting quality standards for homeopathic medical products and ensuring harmonisation at European level. Aug 01, 2022
News from Homeopathy Research Institute HRI Online 2022 – Key collaborations in homeopathy research | HRI London 2023 – Save the date Jul 19, 2022
The People's Declaration for Traditional, Complementary and Integrative Healthcare A worldwide community of users and practitioners call for full access to traditional, complementary and integrative healthcare as part of the right to health. Jun 22, 2022
Parliamentary Question: Integrative oncology in cancer treatment The European Commission has published its reply to a question from Manuela Ripa MEP on the topic of integrative oncology in cancer treatment. Jun 22, 2022
MEP Interest Group on Integrative Medicine and Health: The prevention and management of COVID-19 and Long COVID On 14 June, leading experts in the field of Integrative Medicine and Heath will share their knowledge and insights on enhancing resilience as a solution for COVID-19 and other infectious illnesses at an event hosted by the MEP Interest Group on Integrative Medicine and Health in Brussels and online. May 24, 2022
ECHAMP Member Map 2022 An updated one-page interactive map allows for easy links to the websites of ECHAMP's member companies and associated partners. Apr 28, 2022
David Reckeweg-Lecompte re-elected as ECHAMP’s President for a second three-year term ECHAMP is pleased to announce that David Reckeweg-Lecompte has been re-elected as ECHAMP’s President for a second three-year term. Apr 27, 2022
ECHAMP Membership Assembly 2022 ECHAMP's 22nd annual Membership Assembly, held on 26 April, brought together ECHAMP's members from 14 countries across Europe. Apr 27, 2022
Austrian AMR Action Plan confirms the potential of homeopathy ECHAMP welcomes the Austrian government’s latest national Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance, which confirms the potential of homeopathy, other complementary medicines and integrative medicine in tackling antimicrobial resistance. Apr 08, 2022
New WHO Global Centre for Traditional Medicine The World Health Organization and the Government of India have signed an agreement to establish a knowledge centre for traditional medicine with the aim of harnessing the potential of traditional medicine from across the world through modern science and technology to improve the health of people and the planet. Apr 01, 2022
Version 5.0 of Anthroposophic Pharmaceutical Codex now available The fifth edition of the Anthroposophic Pharmaceutical Codex is now online, documenting and confirming the quality standards for the manufacture of anthroposophic medicinal products. Mar 22, 2022
Lucas Von Hebel 1934–2022 ECHAMP is sorry to announce the death of our first President, Lucas Von Hebel on 22 February 2022. Lucas was President of ECHAMP from 1999-2005, instrumental in its inception and with the significant responsibility of steering the association through the first important years of growth. Mar 16, 2022
Anthroposophic Medicinal Products: A literature review for scientific and regulatory assessment A new study presents a comprehensive review of scientific information on anthroposophic medicinal products, with the aim of providing sufficient information on these products for the scientific community and the regulatory authorities. Mar 09, 2022
European Parliament endorses the use of integrative medicine Two recent reports from the European Parliament recognise the benefits of integrative medicine, stressing the importance of developing ‘a holistic, integrative and patient-centric approach’ and encouraging the use of complementary therapies where appropriate. Feb 22, 2022
ECHAMP’s Annual Report 2021 presents a significant future for homeopathic and anthroposophic medicinal products ECHAMP’s 2021 Annual Report showcases another important year for the industry for homeopathic and anthroposophic medicinal products, providing a look back on the year gone by and a spotlight on a number of important new trends, offering an insight into the way forward in a rapidly evolving environment. Feb 16, 2022
Havelhöhe, anthroposophic hospital, is rated excellent The anthroposophic community hospital, Havelhöhe, has come in at first place in a new study of the hospitals in Berlin – and is also among the top five hospitals in Germany. Feb 07, 2022
New in Germany: Alliance for Integrative Medicine & Health The Allianz für Integrative Medizin & Gesundheit (AIM), the new voice for integrative medicine in Germany, is now online. Its aim is to develop solutions for holistic and forward-looking healthcare and to seek dialogue with politics and science. Feb 07, 2022
HMPWG – consultation and updates New documents have been uploaded onto the website of the Homeopathic Medicinal Products Working Group (HMPWG) of the Heads of Medicines Agencies. Feb 04, 2022
ECHAMP Member discount for HRI Online 2022 Booking is now open for HRI Online 2022, ‘Key collaborations in homeopathy research’, to be held on 25 June 2022. ECHAMP is pleased to inform you we have secured a 10% discount on the registration fee for ECHAMP members. Jan 24, 2022
Homeopathic Arnica: Postoperative pain relief in female dogs Homeopathic Arnica montana is shown to be effective in pain relief when used post-operatively in female dogs. Jan 17, 2022
New resources from Homeopathy Research Institute Homeopathy Research Institute has relaunched its ‘Research in Focus’ series with a plain language summary of the EPI3 observational study which assessed the real-world impact of homeopathy in France. The External Resources area has also been expanded to include pages on research Guidelines and Assessment Tools. Dec 10, 2021
MEPs put spotlight on integrative medicine Three different online events cast a spotlight at EU level last week on the role and value of integrative medicine. Further information and recordings of each event are now available for those who missed them: Oct 21, 2021
German parents want more homeopathy for their children A newly published study finds that homeopathy is the most popular choice for the 40% of parents of children in clinical primary care in Germany who use complementary and integrative medicine at home. Many would like complementary and integrative medicine to be incorporated into clinical primary care. Sep 23, 2021
European Congress for Integrative Medicine 2021 | 4–7 November This year’s European Congress for Integrative Medicine (ECIM) will take place online from 4–7 November 2021. Its aim is to provide an online forum to facilitate the advancement of healthcare by combining conventional medicine with evidence-informed lifestyle, complementary and traditional approaches. Sep 21, 2021
Benefits of Integrative Medicine in Patients with Chronic Disease | 11 October The European Parliament Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) is hosting a public webinar on 11 October on the 'Benefits of Integrative Medicine in Patients with Chronic Disease' Sep 21, 2021
MEP Interest Group online event: Integrative Medicine and Health in Pain Management The MEP Interest Group on Integrative Medicine & Health is hosting a free online event on 12 October on the subject of Pain Management, moderated by Sirpa Pietikäinen MEP. Sep 09, 2021
New survey: More than half of Germans have used homeopathy and 70% are open to it A new survey shows that the proportion of adults in Germany in 2021 who have used homeopathic medicines or who would be willing to try them remains as high as last year. Sep 06, 2021
New study: Safety of Anthroposophic Medicinal Products A new study provides another important dataset analysis to further confirm the high safety profile of anthroposophic medicinal products. Aug 25, 2021
ECHAMP Membership Assembly 2021 ECHAMP welcomed familiar faces from across Europe to its virtual annual Membership Assembly on 20 April. Apr 27, 2021
ECHAMP Members 2021 A new one-page interactive map of the Members allows for easy links to the companies’ websites. Apr 27, 2021
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