European Ostomy Association

Welcome on the website of the European Ostomy Association!

The European Ostomy Association (EOA) is a non-profit and a NGO (Non Governmental Organisation) for associations for ostomates all over Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa. A total of 46 organizations belong to EOA. EOA is one of three regions organized in The International Ostomy Association (IOA).

Life With Stoma – a movie created by the Danish association – COPA


Switzerland 2019 – Invitation

Ostomy Day, celebration of the 40th anniversary of ilco Switzerland Ilco Switzerland would be very happy to welcome you at their Ostomy Day and to their 40th anniversary on the 7th of September 2019. You will find more information in the PDF document.

Working close with the General Practitioners to improve the knowledge about stoma care

ASPIIR session at the National Conference of National Society of General Practitioners – “Family Physician Day”, 15-18 May 2019, Tg. Mureş. About 3 years ago, we were addressing to the Romanian National GPs Society for the first time, in an effort to attract and integrate the family doctors in the management of patients with stoma, …

The ostomate patient – truth and challenge in the practice of the General Practitioner

Workshop ASPIIR & GastRO Grup SNMFFamily Medicine Conference, 15th edition, Bucharest“Delicate balance between science, art and communication”March 30, 2019, Crystal Palace Ballrooms, Bucharest After surgical intervention ended with a temporary or permanent stoma, in order to put the intestine at rest and allow to the inflammatory activity to get reduce or stop, the ostomates should …