ACSS as the Public Health Initiatives Program (PT06) operator, held on the 29th of June, 2015 a meeting with the promoters of the projects financed by the European Economic Area Grants.: Public Health Initiatives Program.
The event took place in the INFARMED’s Auditorium and was attended by representatives of all the 26 projects financed by this initiative in four priority areas: “nutrition”, “mental health”, “communicable diseases” and “information systems”.
The first half of the event was dedicated to a technical seminar to support the promoters in fulfilling the obligations set out in the regulations, particularly regarding financial, technical and scientific reports and communication strategies.
In the afternoon, there was a brief presentation of each of the 26 projects, including the PEN-3S project (Portuguese elderly nutritional status surveillance system) promoted by Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Lisboa.
The event was honored with the presence of the Ministry of Health – Dr. Paulo Macedo, Prof. Dr. Rui Santos Ivo (ACSS, I.P.), the Health Director General – Dr. Francisco George, as well as representatives of Donor Countries, among others.
Check the meeting program here.