The European Heart Health Charter welcomes a new signatory

The Pharmaceutical Group of the European Union (PGEU) representing the community pharmacists is officially joining the group of organisations who fully support and promote the message of the European Heart Health Charter through their activities and network of members.
The official signature took place in the European Parliament on 9 December 2009.

Why should I care?

Cardiovascular disease accounts for almost half of all deaths in Europe.    learn more 


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"The Charter is ultimately an initiative to change European law. For the first time in Europe, a group of professionals has analysed a problem objectively, a problem that affects most of the population of Europe or indeed developed society; they’ve posed questions about it and they have proposed answers to those questions."

  • Professor John Martin
    Co-Chair of the ESC Committee for European Union Relations, British Heart Foundation Professor of Cardiovascular Science, University College London, England