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Business of Healthcare Committee meets with Kordula Schulz-Asche, MdB

On 23 June, 2016 members of AmCham Germany’s Business of Healthcare Committee met with Kordula Schulz-Asche, MdB, Sprecherin für Prävention und Gesundheitspolitik sowie für Bürgerschaftliches Engagement, Bündnis 90/Die Grünen, to discuss current health policy issues. Mrs Schulz-Asche pointed out that dialogue and cooperation are essential factors to contribute to a sustainable health care sector. An exchange between all stakeholders is necessary to tackle the problems of antibiotic resistance, vaccines and neglected diseases. In addition, the committee discussed a position paper on the challenges and chances the health care sector is facing which is to be published after the parliamentary summer break. The meeting was chaired by Dr. Gerd Kräh, Lilly Deutschland.