EMPOWERING MYELOMA ADVOCACY ACROSS EUROPE


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Myeloma Patients Europe (MPE) is pleased to share that Hans Scheurer, President of MPE, will be acting as Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO) until a permanent CEO is appointed in the coming months.
 
This follows last year’s news that the founding CEO of MPE, Ananda Plate, has stood down from the role after ten very successful years. Continue reading

MPE 2021: Year in Review
Today Myeloma Patients Europe (MPE) published our 2021: Year in Review, a snapshot of the major accomplishments from the past year.

 

In 2021, MPE launched two projects that will provide distinct and indispensable resources for the patient community: the launch of the redesigned Myeloma Access Atlas, helping the patient community to advocate more effectively for equal access to medicines, and the development of the European Myeloma Clinical Trial Navigator, which will significantly improve patients’ ability to make informed decisions about participation in clinical trials. These two projects usher in a new era of data-driven advocacy, true collaboration among multiple stakeholders to support patient organisations and the increase of transparency to empower individual patients. Continue reading

During the 63rd American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition a study was presented about a phase III trial for treating myeloma. This treatment supports the current three-drug standard of care with a fourth drug, a monoclonal antibody that is designed to fight cancer while also stimulating the immune system.

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  • Job Title: Medical and Scientific Officer
  • Position Type: Full time/permanent 
  • Probation period: 6 months
  • Travel Required:  15 days/year (approx.) 
  • Location: European Union (preferably Germany, Belgium or Spain) or United Kingdom/home-based
  • Gross salary: 40.000 EUR/year

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  • Job Title: Chief Executive Officer
  • Position Type: Full time/permanent 
  • Probation period: 6 months
  • Travel Required:  30 days / year (approx.) 
  • Location: Europe (preferably Germany, Spain, Belgium or UK)

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Myeloma Patients Europe (MPE) has today relaunched the Myeloma Access Atlas, an online platform designed to provide myeloma and AL amyloidosis patient advocates with the information and tools needed to work effectively on access issues. Explore the Platform here.

 

The Atlas provides country-specific and comparative information on European healthcare systems, including data on system performance and on access inequalities to myeloma treatments. The aim behind the data and tools provided is to identify, understand and overcome variation in access to treatment and care in Europe. It is also underpinned by the policy and regulatory work MPE does in Europe.

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