Date: 30-8-2018. The first article of ‘Ph-value of Limburg’ has been published on the LinkedIn pages of the employees of Aranco. For this first article, we spoke with Kai Michelsen, coordinator of the European Public Health (EPH) bachelor’s program at the Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences (FHML) at Maastricht University. The article discusses the importance of this European-oriented program for the region. The next article, about the Limburg Health Agreement (Gezondheidsakkoord Limburg) will be published in two weeks.