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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”...
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 | 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.
Transplantation / Publications | News | 05 July 2021 | Strasbourg, France
Personal choices regarding parenthood can be affected by disease and other life events that might have an impact on a person’s fertility. Making informed decisions in this highly personal area is of great importance to the health and well-being of individuals everywhere. The European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM) has therefore  released a booklet entitled “...
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.
Transfusion / Donations Campaigns & World Blood Donor Day (WBDD) | News | 14 June 2021 | Strasbourg, France
At every moment, someone, somewhere, needs blood. Blood components – plasma, red cells and platelets – are routinely used to save patients’ lives during surgery, after an accident or during acute illnesses, such as cancer or haemophilia. Regular blood donations are needed to give patients access to safe and quality-assured blood and blood components.
Transfusion | News | 18 May 2021 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM will be participating in the 31st regional congress of the International Society of Blood Transfusion (ISBT) – “ISBT in Focus!” – which will take place online from 2 to 8 June 2021. Come and visit the EDQM’s virtual stand and find out more about our organisation and its activities related to blood transfusion.
News | 05 May 2021 | Strasbourg, France
In January 2019, the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM) and the European Commission (EC) organised the International Symposium on Plasma Supply Management. This event – the first of its kind – brought together stakeholders in the blood sector to discuss the increasing use of plasma for fractionation. Participants addressed the matter of increasing the...