Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety
Call for expressions of interest as Commission appointees to the Commission expert group on rare diseases
The European Commission invites individual experts and organisations acting in the field of rare diseases to join its expert group on rare diseases established under Commission Decision 2013/C 219/04 of 30 July 2013
Once appointed, the expert group will carry out certain tasks in the field of rare diseases requested by the Commission's services. These tasks can include assisting in drawing up guidelines and recommendations, providing advice on implementing EU actions, monitoring, evaluating and disseminating results of EU and national measures, and international cooperation.
This public call for expressions of interest relates to the appointment of members representing:
- Individual experts having public health or scientific expertise at Union level in the field of rare diseases
- European associations of producers of products or service providers relevant for patients affected by rare diseases
- Patients’ organisations in the field of rare diseases
- European professional associations or scientific societies acting in the field of rare diseases
Members and their representatives are appointed to the panel for a term of three years and may be renewed after having responded to a further call for expressions of interest.
For any further information on this call, please contact SANCO-CEGoRDfirstname.lastname@example.org