Memories of the First Expert Committee Meeting and Celebrating 25 Years Later
(2003; 2 pages)


Taken from the WHO’s publication of the Essential Drugs Monitor, this article by Helling-Borda reflects on the beginnings of the formation of the essential drugs list. She discusses finding a committee panel for selection of medicines, the process, different countries involvement and how different the system is 25 years later. She also gives her own personal reflection of her involvement with various related projects over the years.

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