Former Greek Minister for Health opines about building open source, 3-D printed, values for COVID19 treatment ¶
By: Jason E. Barkeloo on March 22, 2020, 4:59 p.m.
Also contains a brief discussion of the “Valetta Declaration Group” to initiate coordinated joint negotiation and medicine procurement in Europe.
“We need different priorities in the field of pharmaceutical innovation”
"Following the threat of legal action against the Italian open source researchers Fracassi and Ramaioli from the company contracted to provide respiratory devices for a hospital in the Italian city of Chiari, we spoke with Panos Papadopoulos, lawyer and social anthropologist, who served as Director of the Office of the Minister for Health for the period 2015-2019. Marianella Kloka interviewed him for Pressenza’s Greek office."...
21 March 2020 Athens, Greece Marianella Kloka