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The Spanish Society of Public Health Care (SEAS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health of Asturias awarded Lourdes Ochoa de Retana and Estíbaliz Gamboa Morenos with the Research Prize “Francisco Garcés Roca” in the framework of the II Norbienestar Congress that is being held on November 8th and 9th in Gijón.

The award will be presented by Estrella Durá-Ferrandis on behalf of SEAS and Marta Pisano González (Ministry of Health of Asturias). The project “Peer to peer: A self-care education project with the Roma community” coordinated by the Public Health System of the Basque Government, Osakidetza and different Romani associations has been awarded as the best project in this domain. The main of this project is to improve health of the Roma population through a standarized self-care programme given by trained Romani.

The content of the project will be shown in the Table 3 of the congress where other national and European projects (EFFICHRONIC and Lucas +) will also be presented.

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