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DEU-133 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Standardization and Evaluation of Vaccines

Director / Head: 
  Dr Heidi MEYER
 




Institution:
  Division of Virology
  Paul-Ehrlich-Institut (PEI)
Address:
  Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 51-59
  63225
  Hessen
Town:
  Langen
Country:
  GERMANY
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  +49 6103 77 3106
Fax:
  +49 6103 77 1234
Date of Designation:
  26/Aug/2013
Last Redesignation:
  26/Aug/2017
Expiry:
  26/Aug/2021
Terms of Reference:
  1. To support WHO in developing written standards for regulatory evaluation of vaccines and to assist in their implementation into regulatory practice (e.g. EURO and other WHO regions)  
  2. To participate in collaborative studies in developing measurement standards and/or standardization of testing methods  
  3. To provide technical assistance and scientific advice in setting global consensus on emerging issues and support to the WHO pre-qualification program  
  4. To support WHO in implementing the Global Regulatory Science Agenda into regulatory practice 
  5. To support WHO in NRA capacity building activities  
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Subjects:
  1. Vaccines 
  2. Biological 
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Types of activity:
  1. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  2. Providing technical advise to WHO 
  3. Research 
WHO Outputs:
  4.3.3 - Improved quality and safety of medicines and other health technologies through norms, standards and guidelines, strengthening of regulatory systems, and prequalification
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  KNEZEVIC Ivana
Phone:
  +41 22 791 3136
Email:
  knezevici@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  PFEIFER Dina
Phone:
  +4545336815
Email:
  pfeiferd@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork