Chronic Diseases / Projects

Second Programme of Community action in the Field of Health 2008-2013
Workplace health practices for employees with chronic illness. [PH Work Conference]
In line with the Community action in the field of health (2008-1013), the conference will create an opportunity to raise awareness about the impact of chronic diseases on the labour market and the soc...
In line with the Community action in the field of health (2008-1013), the conference will create an opportunity to raise awareness about the impact of chronic diseases on the labour market and the social security and exchange and improve knowledge and cooperation of all stakeholders about the possibilities to retain workers with a chronic disease, or facilitate their return-to-work (RTW).

The conference will contribute to a wider dissemination of good practices on job retention/early intervention/return-to-work workplace health strategies and interventions. It will present state-of-the-art research findings and present guidelines as a guidance to set up comprehensive workplace health strategies and interventions for the retention/return-to-work of chronically ill employees.

Furthermore it will discuss the role of the policymakers, and all other stakeholders from the public health and workplace health field.


Start date: 23/10/2013 - End date: 23/10/2014

Call: Generate And Disseminate Health Information And Knowledge (Hi-2012)
Topic: Chronic Diseases
First Programme of Community action in the field of public health (2003-2008)
Development of a dynamic modeling tool to assess health impact of policies [DYNAMO-HIA]
The project aims to develop and build an instrument to quantify the health impact of policies influencing health determinants, such as smoking, obesity, and alcohol consumption.
Start date: 27/04/2007 - End date: 27/11/2010

Call: Health Information (Hi 2006)
Topic: Chronic Diseases