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February 1th 2017

ERA-CVD NewsletterIn the ERA-CVD first and co-funded call (JTC2016) with the EC, 14 transnational consortia were chosen to be funded for three years, please find further details in the first ERA-CVD Newsletter.

January 16th 2017

ERA-CVD officially announces its second ERA-CVD Joint Transnational Call!

August 2016

ERA-CVD Flyer First Flyer of ERA-CVD

January 05th 2016

ERA-CVD officially announces its first ERA-CVD Joint Transnational Call!

December 10th 2015

ERA-CVD pre-announces its first ERA-CVD Joint Transnational Call!

November 10/11th 2015

ERA-CVD Kick-off Meeting

The ERA-CVD Kick-off Meeting with 23 partners and several guests has been hosted from November 10th and 11th 2015 by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) in Berlin.

Copyright: DLR PT

The ERA-CVD Kick-off Meeting of the 23 partners (see list below) and several guests has been hosted from November 10th and 11th 2015 by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) in Berlin.

  1. Austria, FONDS ZUR FÖRDERUNG DER WISSENSCHAFTLICHEN FORSCHUNG (FWF)
  2. Belgium, FONDS NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE SCIENTIFIQUE (FNRS)
  3. Belgium, FONDS VOOR WETENSCHAPPELIJK ONDERZOEK-VLAANDEREN (FWO)
  4. Estonia, SIHTASUTUS EESTI TEADUSAGENTUUR (ETAg)
  5. France, AGENCE NATIONALE DE LA RECHERCHE (ANR)
  6. Germany, DEUTSCHES ZENTRUM FUER LUFT - UND RAUMFAHRT EV (DLR PT, ERA-CVD Coordination)
  7. Germany, BUNDESMINISTERIUM FUER BILDUNG UND FORSCHUNG (BMBF)
  8. Israel, MINISTRY OF HEALTH (CSO-MOH)
  9. Italy, MINISTERO DELLA SALUTE (MoH-IT)
  10. Latvia, VALSTS IZGLITIBAS ATTISTIBAS AGENTURA (VIAA)
  11. Netherlands, NEDERLANDSE HARTSTICHTING (DHF)
  12. Netherlands, ZORGONDERZOEK NEDERLAND ZON (ZonMw)
  13. Norway, NASJONALFORENINGEN FOR FOLKEHELSEN (NHA)
  14. Norway, NORGES FORSKNINGSRAD (RCN)
  15. Poland, NARODOWE CENTRUM BADAN I ROZWOJU (NCBR)
  16. Portugal, FUNDACAO PARA A CIENCIA E A TECNOLOGIA (FCT)
  17. Portugal, MINISTERIO DA SAUDE - REPUBLICA PORTUGUESA (MS )
  18. Romania, AUTORITATEA NATIONALA PENTRU CERCETARE STIINTIFICA SI INOVARE (ANCSI)
  19. Slovakia, SLOVENSKA AKADEMIA VIED (SAS)
  20. Slovenia, Ministrstvo za izobrazevanje, znanost in sport (MIZS)
  21. Spain, INSTITUTO DE SALUD CARLOS III (ISCIII)
  22. Taiwan, MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (MoST)
  23. Turkey, TURKIYE BILIMSEL VE TEKNOLOJIK ARASTIRMA KURUMU (TUBITAK)

October 1st 2015

Official start of ERA-CVD!
The ERA-Net on cardiovascular diseases (ERA-CVD) is newly established consortium and officially started in October 2015. The ERA-CVD consortium will run for at least five years (September 2020).

If you have questions regarding the ERA-CVD, you can either contact the coordination team (see below) or the responsible partner organisations.

ERA-CVD coordination team at the DLR PT, Germany

Dr. Wolfgang Ballensiefen (Coordinator)
Phone: +49 (0)228 3821-1144
Email: wolfgang.ballensiefen(at)dlr.de

Dr. Cosima Pfenninger
Phone: +49 (0)228 3821-1869
Email: cosima.pfenninger(at)dlr.de

Dr. Hella Lichtenberg
Phone: +49 (0)228 3821-1157
Email: hella.lichtenberg(at)dlr.de