30 September 2019

We are delighted to announce that the European Commission has launched the first call for new members to join the existing 24 ERNs.

Briefly outlined, the membership application process involves several steps:

  • Review the information that is included on the Commission webpage related to the European Reference Networks and the applicable legislation
  • Contact national representatives in the ERN Board of MS
  • Fill in the application and self-assessment in the online tool
  • Include all required documents that are specified in the online tool

Full details of the application process is available on the Commission’s Website.

Please note that the closing date for applications is 30th November 2019.

The ERNs are co-funded by the
European Union (Health Programme and CEF)

EU Commission


“EURO-NMD is one of the 24 European Reference Networks (ERNs) approved by the ERN Board of Member States. The ERNs are co-funded by the European Union (Health Programme and CEF).
For more information about the ERNs and the EU health strategy,
please visit ec.europa.eu/health/ern