European Health Management Association asbl

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Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

Lobbying Costs

None declared

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

2.25 Fte (5)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    European Health Management Association asbl   (EHMA)

    EU Transparency Register

    352972410521-12 First registered on 28 Jan 2013

    Goals / Remit

    The European Health Management Association asbl (EHMA) is a membership organisation that is unique in bringing together policy makers, health managers, health professionals, researchers and educators across and beyond the European region. We create a dialogue between research, policy and practice to improve the delivery of health care and health systems.

    We are a membership association and do not necessarily represent the views of our members.

    Main EU files targeted

    - European Commission Working Group on health workforce
    - WHO Primary Care Experts Group
    - European Commission Health Policy Platform on Health Workforce (2020)

    Thematic focus:
    - Health Workforce
    - Digital Health Literacy and Health Literacy
    - Digital Health
    - Self Management and Patients
    - Integrated Care


    Head Office
    Avenue de Cortenbergh 89
    Brussels 1000
    EU Office
    Avenue de Cortenbergh 89
    Brussels 1000


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    0 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 01 Feb 2023

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr George VALIOTIS 21 Jan 2020 01 Feb 2021
    Mr Michele CALABRO 13 Sep 2019 01 Apr 2020

    Complementary Information

    Mr George Valiotis is the Executive Director of EHMA. He has extensive European and international experience to this role having worked in executive roles specializing in health policy, research, systems thinking, management, human rights, education and training.

    Ms Anett Ruszanov is the Director of Policy and Programme of EHMA. She directs the development of EHMA’s policy positions and maximises the impact of EU-funded projects for the benefit of the health management ecosystem.

    Mr Zachary Desson is Policy Manager at EHMA; Ms Evelyn Donohoe and Ms Emmi Weller are Policy Officers at EHMA. They coordinate EHMA's involvement in policy networks and our engagement with decision makers. They have an active role in all our projects to ensure they are both aligned with and inform European policy developments.

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

  • Networking


    Health First Europe (

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Does not represent commercial interests

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

    Total organisational budget in closed year


    Major funding types in closed year

    Member's contribution, EU funding, Other

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Major contributions in current year

    Grant HEADEA 158,193€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    European workforce for health expert group#E03257# #Member #C#Academia/Research, Civil society, Professionals

    Groups (European Parliament)


    Other activities

    EHMA participates in a number of projects funded through the Seventh Framework Programme and H2020, and participated in a number of EU health working groups in the areas of health workforce, patient safety and quality and eHealth.

    Projects include:
    To-Reach ( - H2020
    MULTI-ACT ( - H2020
    DISH ( - Erasmus+
    EcoQuip+ ( - COSME
    COVIRNA ( - H2020
    HEART - H2020
    REBECCA - H2020

  • Meetings


    2 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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