17.05.2018
Cannabis should be treated the same way as other new medicines!

Cannabis should be treated the same way as other new medicines!

First Study on new Cannabis Medicines and their use presented in Berlin on May 17th, 2018

The Cannabis Report, supported by the Techniker Krankenkasse (TK) describes the new cannabis medicines and their use for the insured of one of the biggest German statutory health insurances, the TK. Read more ...

07.05.2018
Professor at SOCIUM member of the German federal government's pension commission

Professor at SOCIUM member of the German federal government's pension commission

Simone Scherger member of the Commission "Verlässlicher Generationenvertrag" ("Reliable generational contract")

In their coalition contract, the parties of the governing Grand Coalition had agreed upon establishing a governmental commission on pensions. It consists of representatives of employers and trade unions, of members of the Bundestag and academic experts. The Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs now has appointed this commission consisting of ten members. Simone Scherger from SOCIUM is one of these members. Read more ...

30.04.2018
Monitoring of health professions in Bremen

Monitoring of health professions in Bremen

Results on the development of skill shortages in health professions in the Land of Bremen

The report of the "Gesundheitsberufe Monitoring des Landes Bremen" (monitoring of health professions) and its main results were presented today at a press conference by Prof. Quante-Brandt, Senator for Science, Health and Consumer Protection and Prof. Rothgang, SOCIUM. Read more ...