New MEP Supporter, /

HFE is pleased to announce that further to HFE’s event in the European Parliament on Healthcare Associated Infections (HCAIs) on 17 October, the following MEPs have decided to become HFE supporters: MEP Lidia Geringer De Oedenberg (PES, Poland), vice-chairwoman of the Legal Affairs Committee, MEP Iles Braghetto (EPP-ED, Italy), Member of the Employment and Social Affairs Committee and substitute on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety Committee and MEP Holger Krahmer (ALDE, Germany), Member of the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety Committee.

All three supporters participated actively in the event and expressed, in addition to their general interest in health, their concerns about the HCAI pandemic.

HFE welcomes their support and looks forward to working with them again in the future.

The level of MEP supporters’ involvement with HFE depends entirely up to them but usually results in effective and long-term cooperation in line with HFE core messages.