Launch of AmCham Healthcare Committee, Feb. 27


Date(s) - 27/02/2014
10:29 am

Radisson Blu Grand Hotel – Sofia
AmCham members are cordially invited to the


on February 27th/Thursday/, 2014,
at Radisson Blu Grand Hotel,
Conference Room 1,
starting at 5:00 p.m.

The rationale behind the establishment of AmCham Healthcare Committee is as follows:

-Identified need at AmCham level to address and provide representation on healthcare issues
-Need of transparent and predictable regulatory environment, as well as multi-stakeholder approach to healthcare
-Opportunities for cooperation with AmCham EU in the area of healthcare policy making at the EU level
-Importance of investment in health, as well as the strong correlation between health and wealth
-Strong case for promotion of investment in innovations
-Role of education, training, and R&D for the healthcare sector
-Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the US and the European Union and its impact on the healthcare sector
-Untapped opportunities for exchange of information and best practices with other counterpart organizations at national and international level

For those interested to attend the event and become part of the new Committee, please confirm your participation at [email protected]

We would also like to inform you that you can send nominations for chairpersons of the Committee, including a short resume and motivation letter, at [email protected] no later than February 25th, 2014. The selection of the Committee’s co-chairs will take place during the launch event.

Running Candidates:

1. Krassimira Chemishanska, General Manager, Amgen Bulgaria
CV, Letter of Intent
2. Kiril Nikolchev, Country Manager, AbbVie
CV, Letter of Intent
3. Kalin Kostov, Head of Health and Life Insurance Eurohold Bulgaria
CV, Letter of Intent
4. Dimitar Dimitrov, Executive Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Sopharma Trading JSC
CV, Letter of Intent