© 2019 by POINT PUBLIC AFFAIRS

 An integrated Romanian 

 initiative dedicated to hepatitis 

 control & elimination 

 2018 - 2019 

 

ABOUT ROHEPAT PLATFORM

RoHepat is the first integrated initiative designed to support the Romanian authorities in designing and implementing a sustainable National Strategy for Hepatitis Control, so that Romania can reach the target of viral hepatitis control and elimination until 2030.

ABOUT RoHEPAT SUMMIT

Organised during the Romanian Presidency to the EU Council, the Summit is the first large scale event in Romania addressing hepatitis elimination and control policies & what – should – be – done commitments, with a 360 perspective on topics and stakeholders

CONTEXT AT A GLANCE

The target of hepatitis C elimination until 2030 and other viral hepatitis control, Romania has more steps to undergo, in terms of vision and health policies.

A National Strategy for Viral Hepatitis Control (NSVHC) is currently under public consultations

Romania has one of the biggest prevalence of HCV infections in the European Union. Thus, Romanian authorities have made important steps forward in promoting a sustainable legislation to improve Hepatitis C treatment

 

ROHEPAT STRaTEGIC OBJECTIVES

Gather all the relevant stakeholders in inclusive dialogues meant to shape a coherent and effective NSVHC*

Support the authorities in designing and implementing a sustainable NSVHC* and viral hepatitis control, backed up by innovative financing instruments

Facilitate proper visions and adequate health policies

*NSVHC = National Strategy for Viral Hepatitis Control

 

ROHEPAT FUNCTIONAL OBJECTIVES

determine the stakeholders to:

Put in place a predictable and continuous financing

Put in place adequate prevention policies to help early detection (implementation of national screening programs)

Put in place nationwide educational programs & information campaigns

Put in place a national monitoring system

Ensure the patients access
to innovative treatments

Back up the NSVHC* by a clear action plan with deadlines and institutions in charge

ROHEPAT TIMETABLE

1

Comparative analysis on budgetary impact and the cost-efficiency of interferon-free treatment after 3 years of implementation (a success story, a kind of vision to be replicated for other types of viral hepatitis) (link analiza)

Rohepat Initiative Group
kick-off meeting –
a strategic multi stakeholder advisory group meant to elaborate recommendations on the design and implementation of the NSVHE  (link membri).

2

Issue a Position Paper following the Initiative Group kick off meeting, to aggregate the Initiative Group proposals.

3

One to one meetings

with relevant stakeholders

to collect feed back

from the Position Paper

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5

Mass media communication & partnership development

7

1-year Progress Report to be presented in the European Parliament

 

Gold Partner

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silver Partner

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Partner

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ROHEPAT AMBASSADORS

silver Partner

​National AMbassador

FLORIAN BODOG

senator

It is crucial that the Romanian patients suffering from hepatitis will benefit from adequate treatment without any discontinuities” 

EUROPEAN AMbassador

CRISTIAN BUSOI

MEMBER OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

We urgently need to put in place educational campaigns to improve the population access to hepatitis primary prevention knowledge” 

Contact

Project leader:

Liliana Munteanu

Head of events & Communication Division

liliana.munteanu@pointpa.ro

 

Partnerships:

Mihaela Buligan

Community Manager

mihaela.buligan@pointpa.ro

Advocacy:

Corina Teodor

Senior Public Affairs Consultant

corina.teodor@pointpa.ro

Madalina Guiu

Senior Public Affairs Executive

madalina.guiu@pointpa.ro

Communication:

Alin Iliescu

Strategic Communication Executive

alin.iliescu@pointpa.ro

Design

Alex Mihai

Art Director

alex.mihai@pointpa.ro

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