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EDQM / Job opportunities | News | 22 July 2021 | Strasbourg, France
Do you have experience in chemical hazard classification and Safety Data Sheet (SDS) requirements? Are you detail-oriented and able to work under pressure and meet deadlines? Do you have the excellent written and oral communication skills required to gather and provide technical information to users? Would you like to contribute to the activities of an International Organisation working for human...
EDQM / Job opportunities | News | 22 July 2021 | Strasbourg, France
Do you have professional media or communications experience, including drafting press releases, social media news and responding to journalist requests, gained in a medical/scientific setting? Alternatively, do you have a scientific background with professional media or communications experience?  Would you be able to lead a team in implementing the EDQM’s communications strategy promoting the...
EDQM / Job opportunities | News | 22 July 2021 | Strasbourg, France
Do you have a diploma in pharmacy, chemistry, biochemistry, biology or Quality Management Systems (QMS) with professional experience in QMS? Do you have the capacity to use your quality skills in the EDQM’s scientific-focused entities? Are teamwork, client orientation and analytical thinking part of your key skill set? Are you ready to play a critical role in maintaining a “Quality Culture”...
Certification of suitability (CEP) / CEP revision | News | 15 July 2021 | Strasbourg, France
CEP holders are requested to consult the list of substances for which draft revised monographs of the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) have been published in Pharmeuropa 33.3.
Certification of suitability (CEP) / CEP revision | News | 13 July 2021 | Strasbourg, France
Supplement 10.6 of the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur) is now available. CEP holders are invited to update their applications according to the revised monographs that will be implemented on 1 January 2022, and to follow the instructions given below.
Certification of suitability (CEP) / Procedure of certification (general) | News | 08 July 2021 | Strasbourg, France
The latest monthly activity report for the Certification of Substances Department (DCEP) is now available.
EDQM | News | 06 July 2021 | Strasbourg, France
The 2020 annual report of the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM) is now available, providing a comprehensive overview of its activities, achievements and events.
Certification of suitability (CEP) / Inspection | News | 02 July 2021 | Strasbourg, France
Interruptions to the inspection programme of the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM) due to travel restrictions  – made necessary by the COVID-19 pandemic – led to the creation of a system of Real-Time Remote Inspections (RTEMIS).
EDQM / All activities | News | 28 June 2021 | Strasbourg, France
The Council of Europe has appointed Petra Dörr, PhD, as future Director of the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM). She will take over the function from the current Director, Susanne Keitel, in October 2021.
EDQM / All activities | News | 15 June 2021 | Strasbourg, France
On 26 May 2021, the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM) and the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) signed a memorandum of understanding.
Certification of suitability (CEP) / Procedure of certification (general) | News | 08 June 2021 | Strasbourg, France
The latest monthly activity report for the Certification of Substances Department (DCEP) is now available.
European Pharmacopoeia / Announcements | News | 07 June 2021 | Strasbourg, France
This virtual training will focus on chemically defined substances and cover all the fundamentals related to the use of the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) and its reference standards, as well as the procedure for Certification of suitability to the monographs of the European Pharmacopoeia (CEP).
Certification of suitability (CEP) / CEP revision | News | 19 May 2021 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM document “Implementation of policy on elemental impurities in the Certification Procedure” has been revised to reflect that risk assessments have to be performed and suitable controls for elemental impurities should be implemented using the principles of risk management for substances for veterinary use.
Certification of suitability (CEP) / Procedure of certification (general) | News | 06 May 2021 | Strasbourg, France
The latest monthly activity report for the Certification of Substances Department (DCEP) is now available.
News | 29 April 2021 | Strasbourg, France
Following recent investigations demonstrating the mutagenicity of an azido impurity in sartan active substances (APIs) with a tetrazole ring, the EDQM confirms that the CEP holders concerned have already been contacted and have addressed the issue as requested.