The conference

In light of the recently concluded “Convenant voor de doorstart voor biosimilaire geneesmiddelen in België/Convention sur la relance des médicaments biosimilaires en Belgique”, the conference focuses on how physicians and hospital management can practically start implementing biosimilars in Belgian hospitals.

Conference chair: Prof. Dr. René Westhovens
Professor in Rheumatology at UZ KU Leuven, President of the Royal Belgian Society of Rheumatology (KBVR-SRBR)

With Minister Dr. Maggie De Block, Federal Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health


Moderator • Mr. Alex Puissant, Journalist & Independent conference moderator

Date • 15 April 2016 – from 13:00-18:15 (followed by a cocktail reception)

Venue • Promotiezaal KU Leuven, Naamsestraat 22, 3000 Leuven
A shuttle service will be organised from Parking Philipssite to the conference venue.

The detailed conference programme is available here.

Looking forward to welcoming you on 15 April 2016.

It is currently being examined if accreditation can be obtained for this conference.