The referendum has been called for 23rd June 2016. We hope that many people will be talking about the benefits of the EU for health workers, health research and for your health. On this page we’ll try to keep a list of all the articles and posts on this subject.

If you see an article that we’ve not mentioned, please do let us know.


Review of the Balance of Competences between the United Kingdom and the European Union:Health, Cabinet Office, July 2013

Everything you always wanted to know about European Union health policies but were afraid to ask, European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, 2014

In the media

Brexit won’t save the NHS – because the real threat is closer to home, The Guardian, 15 April 2016

Brexit may put environmental health protections ‘at risk’, Environmental Health News, 02 Mar 2016

Brexit: a confused concept that threatens public health, Journal of Public Health, 2016

Europe’s framework for clinical trials is good news for UK scientists and patients, TheĀ Guardian, 19 Feb 2016

What has the EU done for air quality?, Friends of the Earth, 16 Feb 2016

EU migrants are NOT bleeding the NHS dry, John Danzig’s World, 10 Feb 2016

Five issues facing health policy in the Brexit debate, Europe Decides, 06 July 2015

Why being part of the European Union is good for our health, 2020 Health, 15 Oct 2013