Parallel
Session
FRIDAY – APRIL 24
17:30-19:00
Room:
TBC

Session Leads

Liam Galvin

EU-IPFF Secretary

Piotr Radwan-Rohrenschef

IPF Polish Society Representative

Dr. Marlies Wijsenbeek

Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam

Advocating for ILD Funding

The objective of this session is to highlight the importance of advocating for funding, how to best organise your team and key stakeholders that should be approached.

Key Topics

  • Educating patient advocates 
  • How to approach industry  
  • A case study: the example of the Polish IPF Society 
  • The role of fundraisers  
  • The added value of partnering with different stakeholders as a measure of success 

Session Format

Individual presentations followed by Q&A with the audience

Speakers

Jan Geissler

Leukemia Patient Advocates Foundation Representative

More coming soon

 Please note that the programme is still updated on a regular basis until finalised.