EMA Awareness session focused on science and regulation for animal health and welfare

 Published: 09 Jan 2020 | Last Updated: 09 Jan 2020 07:02

We would like to inform you that the call for express of interest to participate in the European Medicines Agency (EMA) third Awareness Session, focused on science and regulation for animal health and welfare is now open.

The session will be held at the EMA in Amsterdam, on Thursday 2 and Friday 3 April 2020.

This awareness session will give an insight into the Veterinary EU regulatory system and the role of EMA and the EU network, and into specific aspects of the new veterinary medicines regulation. It will address Veterinary topics such as antimicrobial resistance, support for innovation and collaboration with Academia. In addition, there will be parallel sessions on more specific topics, such as animal welfare, food safety and security, Veterinary medicines and the environment and Animals & society.

The early programme overview is attached for more details.

Places are limited so early expression of interest is recommended and should be sent to EMA at EMAinternational@ema.europa.eu by 2 March 2020. The session will also be broadcast and selected information published on the EMA website after the event.

Please note that there is no registration fee but the EMA will not fund participation, nor reimburse travel, visas, or accommodation.