Peter O'Donnell

Peter O'Donnell is a freelance journalist who specializes in European health affairs and is based in Brussels, Belgium.


Europe's Leaders Still Discussing How to Respond to the COVID Pandemic

February 25, 2021

The latest initiative against COVID, the European Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Authority, is taking shape with intentions of revealing the vulnerabilities in global supply chains and more.

HTA—Easier to Reach Global Consensus Than an Agreement in Europe

February 16, 2021

After three years, member states of the EU have yet to make any real progress on legislation that would coordinate their clinical assessments more closely.

Beating Cancer in Europe—And Beating Some of The Discrimination That Cancer Generates

February 09, 2021

The $4 billion program will embrace the disease's entire pathway, from prevention to quality of life of patients and survivors.