Directorate General Health & Consumers
Regional conference on Rare Diseases (2-3 December 2014, Prague) The conference will present the results from several actions co-funded under the 2nd Health Programme from the field of rare diseases and foster the exchange of knowledge and best practices between European experts and countries.
Call for experts for the risk assessment of cosmetic products (Deadline: 11 January 2015) DG Health and Consumers has launched a call for expression of interest to appoint experts who will assist the work of the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS). They are appointed in their personal capacity as external experts in the working groups of the SCCS.
5th Journalist Workshop on organ donation & transplantation The 5th edition will take place on 26 November 2014 in Brussels, with 37 journalists from 20 countries. Among the speakers, key European experts will present transplantation activities from different perspectives, while several patients and donors will deliver personal testimonies.