Patient Organizations

Biogen International GmbH is committed to working with patient organizations and supporting their efforts to improve the lives of their members and raise awareness of serious medical conditions. We are aligned in enhancing patient advocacy and supporting medical research for the discovery of effective therapies with a focus on neurological, autoimmune and hematologic disorders.

In 2014, Biogen International provided funding to the patient organizations below in support of several important projects.


Patient organization Project Amount of support
European Federation of Neurological Associations Funding to support project platform and Patient Experience Survey 30 000 EUR
European MS Platform, EMSP Core funding to support patient educational activities; Spring Conference 2014; EUReMS; The Under Pressure project; Believe & Achieve Project; MS Barometer; Online Communication and Disease awareness 190 000 EUR
European Patients' Forum Training on Fundraising for EPF European Members 20 000 EUR
EURORDIS Rare Connect 40 000 EUR
International MS Federation, MSIF Building stronger MS organizations in the Middle East and World MS Day 2014 75 000 GBP