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Certification of suitability (CEP) News 24 May 2016 Strasbourg, France
The workshop on the IGDRP initiative, held on 13 May 2016 at the EDQM premises in Strasbourg, brought together 80 regulators, industry representatives and other stakeholders from 29 different countries (including Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, India, Japan, Republic of Korea,...
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EDQM / All activities News 24 May 2016 Strasbourg, France
The EDQM has just published its 2015 Annual Report. The report is an opportunity to review the different activities of the past year and reflect on what the EDQM accomplished and developed. In her foreword, EDQM Director, Dr Susanne Keitel, comments on the year’s events, achievements...
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European Pharmacopoeia News 12 May 2016 Strasbourg, France
The terms of reference of the Ph. Eur. Groups of Experts and Working Parties for which candidates from non-European Pharmacopoeia member states can apply are provided in the “Terms of reference and profile for members of Groups of Experts and Working Parties” document.

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The last monthly activity report for the Certification of Substances Division (DCEP) is now available for April 2016.
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During the last European Pharmacopoeia Commission session held in Strasbourg on 15-16 March 2016, a new chapter was adopted...
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The EDQM has revised the document « Guidance for electronic submissions for Certificates of Suitability (CEPs) applications ».

Agenda

14 June 2016
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
21 June 2016 to 23 June 2016
Shanghai, China
The Vision of the EDQM
In brief
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  • a Directorate of the Council of Europe created in 1964.
  • a leading organisation that protects public health by enabling the development, supporting the implementation and monitoring the application of quality standards for safe medicines and their safe use.
  • develops also guidance and standards in the areas of blood transfusion, organ transplantation and consumer health issues.
The European Pharmacopoeia
In brief
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  • Main objective is to provide common quality standards to control the quality of medicines and of substances used in the manufacture of medicines (human and veterinary use).
  • Legally binding in European member states.
  • 38 signatory parties (including the EU) and 27 observers (including WHO) as of 09 April 2014.
Official Medicines Control Laboratories (OMCL)
In brief
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  • A network of official laboratories appointed by the national authorities.
  • 80 laboratories pool human and technical resources to implement testing programmes.
  • 30 European countries participate in the various activities and programmes.
The Certification of Suitability
In brief
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  • Established in 1994.

  • Over 3500 certificates covering 850 substances have been granted  in more than 50 countries.

  • Assessment is jointly performed by assessors from the national competent authorities and EDQM assessors

  • Organises an inspection programme to check compliance with both GMP and the CEP with a network of national inspectors.

HealthCare Activities
In brief
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  • Blood Transfusion & Organ Transplantation: elaborating ethical, legal and safety standards.
  • Pharmaceutical Care : developing and promoting best practices
  • Anti-counterfeiting activities: supporting public health protection.
  • Cosmetics & Packaging Materials: focusing on the safe use of cosmetics and packaging materials for food and medicines.
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CALL FOR EXPERTS: Join the Ph. Eur. network!
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The Ph. Eur. Commission has now launched a Call for Experts to participate in the preparation of the 10th Edition Ph. Eur. The participation of experts and stakeholders in the Ph. Eur. public standards-setting process is vital for the development of authoritative and relevant monographs. The experts will be (re)appointed at the 156th Session of the Ph. Eur. Commission (15-16 November 2016).  In addition, this invitation is open to experts from non-European Pharmacopoeia member states and non-observers states. The Ph. Eur. Commission is very much looking forward to working with experts from around the world! 
So join the network!

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