The international sponsors listed here provide both financial and promotional support to the Lab Tests Online site in their respective countries. All are ardent supporters of patient education as a means to improving patient engagement and health outcomes.
EDMA, European Diagnostic Manufacturers Association, advocates for the interests of the in vitro diagnostics (IVD) industry and its enormous contribution to transforming healthcare systems by improving healthcare efficiency and reducing costs. EDMA's strength lies in its close co-operation with European institutions, patients groups, trade associations, health professionals, and academia, working together to shape EU policy that will most impact the lives of Europeans and reinforce the European IVD industry's voice globally. From small businesses to major corporations, the European in vitro diagnostic industry is a market worth over 10.5 billion euro. Driven by research and development, 95% of the industry is comprised of small and medium size enterprises and approximately 1 billion euros per year is reinvested in R&D.
The Medical Products Suppliers Association, A.F.P.M, is a non-profit, non-governmental organization, founded in 2001, operating on the Romanian medical market. It was created with a strong organization vision, as a representation body of the common, economic and professional interests of its members, as well as of the scope thereof, first of all at a national, but also at an international level. A.F.P.M is member of EDMA since 2003. The primary aim of the association is to provide a transparent, balanced business climate, based on professional ethics and governed by the market competition principles.