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EPAA Annual Conference 2014: How to facilitate the use of alternative methods by regulators?

EPAA Annual Conference 2014: How to facilitate the use of alternative methods by regulators?
Published on: 23/06/2016
10th EPAA Annual Conference: How to facilitate the use of alternative methods by regulators?
Event date: 19/11/2014










 

During this event the representatives of the European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing from both the Commission and industry side presented the highlights of their work during 2014. Additionally, dedicated sessions addressed regulatory acceptance of alternative methods. Speakers included MEP Sirpa Pietikäinen, DG JRC Director-General Vladimir Šucha, DG ENTR Director-General Daniel Calleja, Dr. Joel Majerowicz from the Brazilian ANVISA, and Dr Anne Gourmelon from OECD.

The conference gathered academics, representatives from NGOs, companies, European and international institutions, as well as national regulatory authorities.

Presentations

SESSION 1 - EPAA 2014 ACHIEVEMENTS

SESSION 2 - EPAA Lead theme 2014: Regulatory acceptance of 3Rs

SESSION 3 - Moving from research to regulation: the need for more predictive safety science

SESSION 4 - MEP address

  • Keeping Europe in its leading place: how to facilitate the use of alternative methods by regulators - Sirpa Pietikäinen (MEP, Vice-President of the Intergroup for Animal Welfare) (no slides)

SESSION 5 - Perspectives from EPAA