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Call for applications: observers for the EUDAMED sub-group of the medical device coordination group

Call for applications: observers for the EUDAMED sub-group of the medical device coordination group
Published on: 13/05/2020 Last update: 14/05/2020
Deadline: 15/06/2020
The European Commission is calling for applications from stakeholder associations to select observers to the EUDAMED sub-group of the medical devices coordination group (MDCG).

This working group will assist and advise the MDCG on policy and technical matters related to the establishment, management and maintenance of the European Database on Medical Devices (EUDAMED), including the implementation and application of the relevant provisions of the MDR and IVDR. In doing so, the Subgroup will support the development process of the necessary specifications and technical functionalities related to EUDAMED.

In particular, the working group

  • will collaborate with other MDCG sub-groups on relevant EUDAMED modules (e.g. MDCG unique device identification (UDI), MDCG post-market surveillance and vigilance (PMSV), MDCG clinical investigation and evaluation (CIE), and MDCG market surveillance
  • will provide horizontal support and coordination as well as prepare directions on future work items in line with regulatory requirements
  • will prepare draft guidance for endorsement by MDCG in its activity field if necessary
  • will advise the Commission during the early preparation of implementing acts foreseen in the MDR and IVDR

The submission deadline for this call is 15 June 2020.

See the call and terms of reference