Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety
Public consultation on the Preliminary Opinion on the biological effects of UVC radiation relevant to health with particular reference to UVC lamps The Opinion focuses on the assessment of risks associated with the use of lamps emitting UVC radiation. Deadline for comments: 30 September 2016.
Deadline 31 July - EU Health Award for NGOs fighting Antimicrobial Resistance The deadline to apply for the 2016 EU Health Award is approaching. In 2016, the European Commission’s EU Health Award recognises and rewards the efforts and achievements of European NGOs towards reducing the threat to human health from antimicrobial resistance.
Public consultation on the preliminary Opinion on additives used in tobacco products (Tobacco Additives II) The Opinion aims to provide guidance on the type and criteria for comprehensive studies, and the most suitable methodologies to be used. Deadline for comments: 22 September 2016.
Japanese Parliament members visit the Commission's Directorate for Public Health, Country Knowledge and Crisis Management The Members of the Japanese Parliament took a first-hand look at how the EU is working to prevent and prepare for public health crises.
Health-EU e-newsletter Information Survey The Health-EU e-newsletter is being reviewed. Your views will help to better understand your information needs. The survey results are anonymous and confidential and will not be used for purposes other than this evaluation. Deadline for filling in the form: 02 October 2016.