Prof. Daniel Pella presented Slovakia and the future national scientific partner, the Faculty of Medicine of Pavol Jozef Safarik University in Kosice, at the ECRIN Assembly of Members meeting in Budapest in May 2018.

Representatives of individual member countries heard a detailed presentation of SLOVACRIN vision and agreed on the full acceptance of the  Faculty of Medicine as an adequate partner to other European scientific and academic institutions representing their countries within ECRIN.

The Slovak Republic became as a new observer country in ECRIN in July 2018.