About usWe represent innovative pharmaceutical industry in Slovenia and work as a non-governmental, non-profit, non-political and independent economic interest group.
Forum of International Research and Development Pharmaceutical Companies, EIG (Forum) represents innovative pharmaceutical industry in Slovenia. We connect 22 pharmaceutical companies which share a common goal: #WeWontRest in development of innovative medicine, vaccinations and therapies which hold the key to managing different diseases and improving the quality of life for patients all over the globe.
Forum is a professional, non-governmental, non-profit, non-political and independent interest group and we are striving to act as a trustworthy partner in Slovenian society in the fields of medicines, health and healthcare. We are actively informing and raising awareness among decision-makers, patients and general public about these issues which are complex but at the same time incredibly important for individuals as well as for the society as a whole.
We provide credible and verified information about innovative medicines and treatment options to all people living in Slovenia and we encourage transparent and ethical co-operation between all stakeholders in healthcare. Our members are developing medical innovations which improve health, prolong life expectancy, enhance the quality of life and contribute to society's prosperity. Our members also make sure that the latest innovative, effective and safe medicines are available to patients in Slovenia.
Forum actively contributes to a sustainable and high-quality healthcare system that provides timely access to innovative therapeutic solutions.
Forum, as a representative of innovative pharmaceutical industry, is an acknowledged and trusted partner of society in promoting the best possible healthcare solutions.
- mutual understanding
|Name||Forum of International Research and Development Pharmaceutical Companies, EIG|
|Established||October 2, 2002|
|Registered as||a professional, non-governmental, non-profit, non-political and independent economic interest group|
|Board president||Jurij Stariha, Novo Nordisk|
|Board vice president||Tjaša Burnik, Merck Sharp&Dohme|
Sanja Cerovac Vodičar, Amgen
|Secretary general||Barbara Stegel|
|Seat||Dunajska 159, 1000 Ljubljana|
|Phone||08 205 0742|
|Fax||08 205 0745|