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Formal meeting (oral evidence session): Future UK-EU relations: energy, environment and health

EU Environment Sub-Committee
Future UK-EU relations: energy, environment and health

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Start times: 9.30am (private) 9.45am (public)


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Minister for Health questioned on healthcare implications of EU agreement

The EU Environment Sub-Committee will be hearing evidence on the implications of the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement for the healthcare sector.

A first panel involves representatives from the NHS Confederation, the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry, Kidney Care UK, and Cancer Research UK. A second panel involves Minister for Health, Edward Argar MP.

Meeting details

At 9.45am: Oral evidence
Inquiry Future UK-EU relations: energy, environment and health
Policy Director at Kidney Care UK
Chief Executive at Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry
Director of Policy at Cancer Research UK
Senior European Policy Manager at NHS Confederation
At 11.00am: Oral evidence
Inquiry Future UK-EU relations: energy, environment and health
Minister of State at Department for Health and Social Care
Director EU and Trade at Department for Health and Social Care
Deputy Director – Goods at Department for Health and Social Care

Areas of discussion:

The Committee will ask a first panel about:

  • The patient perspective
  • Research implications of the Agreement
  • Reciprocal healthcare
  • Access to medicines

The Committee will then seek the Minister’s response to the concerns raised by witnesses in the previous panel.

These sessions will inform the Committee’s summative report on the energy, environment and health implications of the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement.

Further Information:

Location

Virtual meeting (webcast)