CHMP members

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) publishes details of the members and alternates of its Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP).

The CHMP consists of:

  • a chair, elected by serving CHMP members;
  • one member and an alternate nominated by each of the EU Member States after consulting EMA's Management Board;
  • one member and an alternate nominated by each of the EEA-EFTA States;
  • up to five co-opted members, chosen among experts nominated by Member States or the Agency and recruited, when necessary, to provide additional expertise in a particular scientific area.

All members and alternates serve on the committee for a renewable three year period.

EMA has adopted a revised procedure for the nomination and appointment of co-opted members in April 2022:

List of members and alternates

The list includes each member's and alternate's:

  • affiliation;
  • curriculum vitae;
  • declaration of interests and confidentiality undertaking.

For more information on EMA's policy on handling competing interests for committee members, see Handling competing interests.

For contact details, please refer to the affiliated organisations of individual committee members.

Members

Members nominated by the Member States

Co-opted members

Chair

Name
Harald Enzmann
Affiliation
Bundesinstitut für Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte
Address
Kurt-Georg-Kiesinger-Allee 3, 53175 Bonn, GERMANY
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Vice-chair

Name
Bruno Sepodes
Affiliation
INFARMED - Autoridade Nacional do Medicamento e Produtos de Saúde, I.P.
Address
Parque de Saúde de Lisboa, Avenida do Brasil, 53, 1749-004 Lisboa, PORTUGAL
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Members nominated by Member States

Austria

Member

Name
Andrea Laslop
Affiliation
BASG - Bundesamt für Sicherheit im Gesundheitswesen
Address
Traisengasse 5, A- 1200 Vienna, AUSTRIA
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Alternate

Name
Daniela Philadelphy
Affiliation
BASG - Bundesamt für Sicherheit im Gesundheitswesen
Address
Traisengasse 5, A- 1200 Vienna, AUSTRIA
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Belgium

Member

Name
Christophe Focke
Affiliation
Federaal Agentschap voor Geneesmiddelen en Gezondheidsproducten - Agence Fédérale des Médicaments et des Produits de Santé
Address
Galileolaan 5/03, Avenue Galilée 5/03, B-1210 Brussel - Bruxelles, BELGIUM
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Alternate

Name
Karin Janssen van Doorn
Affiliation
Federaal Agentschap voor Geneesmiddelen en Gezondheidsproducten - Agence Fédérale des Médicaments et des Produits de Santé
Address
Galileolaan 5/03, 1210 Brussel, BELGIUM
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Bulgaria

Member

Name
Ilko Getov
Affiliation
Medical University Sofia
Address
2 Dunav str., 1000 Sofia, BULGARIA
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Alternate

Name
Velislava Todorova
Affiliation
ИЗПЪЛНИТЕЛНА АГЕНЦИЯ ПО ЛЕКАРСТВАТА
Address
8, Damyan Gruev str., 1303 Sofia, BULGARIA
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Croatia

Member

Name
Margareta Bego
Affiliation
Agencija za Lijekove i Medicinske Proizvode
Address
Ksaverska cesta 4, 10000 Zagreb, CROATIA
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Alternate

Name
Selma Arapovic Dzakula
Affiliation
Agencija za Lijekove i Medicinske Proizvode
Address
Ksaverska cesta 4, 10000 Zagreb, CROATIA
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Cyprus

Member

Name
Helena Panayiotopoulou
Title
Director of Pharmaceutical Services
Affiliation
ΦΑΡΜΑΚΕΥΤΙΚΕΣ ΥΠΗΡΕΣΙΕΣ ΥΠΟΥΡΓΕΙΟ ΥΓΕΙΑΣ
Address
Ministry Of Health, 15 Polyphimou, 2033 Lefkosia , CYPRUS
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Alternate

Name
Emilia Mavrokordatou
Affiliation
ΦΑΡΜΑΚΕΥΤΙΚΕΣ ΥΠΗΡΕΣΙΕΣ ΥΠΟΥΡΓΕΙΟ ΥΓΕΙΑΣ
Address
Ministry Of Health, 15 Polyphimou, 2033 Lefkosia , CYPRUS
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Czechia

Member

Name
Ondřej Slanař
Affiliation
Charles University Hospital
Address
1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Albertov 4, 128 00 Praha 2, CZECHIA
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Alternate

Name
Tomas Radimersky
Affiliation
Státní ústav pro kontrolu léčiv
Address
Srobarova 48, 100 41 Prague, CZECHIA
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Denmark

Member

Name
Thalia Marie Estrup Blicher
Affiliation
Danish Medicines Agency
Address
Axel Heides Gade 1, 2300 København S, DENMARK
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Alternate

Name
Aaron Sosa Mejia
Affiliation
Danish Medicines Agency
Address
Axel Heides Gade 1, 2300 København S, DENMARK
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Estonia

Member

Name
Alar Irs
Title
Chief Medical Officer
Affiliation
Ravimiamet
Address
1, Nooruse Street, 50411 Tartu, ESTONIA
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Alternate

Name
Edward Laane
Affiliation
University of Tartu
Address
Ülikooli 18 , 50090 Tartu, ESTONIA
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Finland

Member

Name
Outi Mäki-Ikola
Affiliation
Lääkealan turvallisuus- ja kehittämiskeskus
Address
P.O Box 55, FI-00034 Fimea, FINLAND
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Alternate

Name
Johanna Lähteenvuo
Affiliation
Lääkealan turvallisuus- ja kehittämiskeskus
Address
Microkatu 1, FI-70210 Kuopio, FINLAND
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France

Member

Name
Alexandre Moreau
Affiliation
Agence nationale de sécurité du médicament et des produits de santé
Address
143-147 Boulevard Anatole France, 93285 St Denis Cedex, FRANCE
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Alternate

Name
Jean-Michel Race
Affiliation
Agence nationale de sécurité du médicament et des produits de santé
Address
143-147 Boulevard Anatole France, 93285 St Denis Cedex, FRANCE
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Germany

Member

Name
Martina Weise
Affiliation
Bundesinstitut für Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte
Address
Kurt-Georg-Kiesinger-Allee 3, 53175 Bonn, GERMANY
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Alternate

Name
Janet Koenig
Title
Head of unit
Affiliation
Bundesinstitut für Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte
Address
Kurt-Georg-Kiesinger-Allee 3, 53175 Bonn, GERMANY
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Greece

Member

Name
Konstantina Alexopoulou
Affiliation
NATIONAL CENTRE OF EMERGENCY CARE (EKAB)
Address
Igias, Athina 115 27, 11527 Athens, GREECE
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Alternate

Name
Anastasia Mountaki
Affiliation
National Organization for Medicines
Address
284 Mesogeion Avenue, Holargos, 15562 Athens, GREECE
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Hungary

Member

Name
Robert Porszasz
Affiliation
Országos Gyógyszerészeti és Élelmezés-egészségügyi Intézet
Address
Szabolcs utca 33, 1135 Budapest, HUNGARY
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Alternate

Name
Agnes Gyurasics
Affiliation
Országos Gyógyszerészeti és Élelmezés-egészségügyi Intézet
Address
Szabolcs utca 33, 1135 Budapest, HUNGARY
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Iceland

Member

Name
Hrefna Gudmundsdottir
Affiliation
Lyfjastofnun
Address
Vínlandsleið 14, IS-113 Reykjavík, ICELAND
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Alternate

Name
Hjalti Kristinsson
Affiliation
Lyfjastofnun
Address
Vínlandsleið 14, IS-113 Reykjavík, ICELAND
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Ireland

Member

Name
Jayne Crowe
Affiliation
An tÚdarás Rialála Táirgí Sláinte
Address
Kevin O'Malley House, The Earlsfort Centre, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin, 2, IRELAND
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Alternate

Name
Finbarr Leacy
Affiliation
An tÚdarás Rialála Táirgí Sláinte
Address
Kevin O'Malley House, The Earlsfort Centre, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin, 2, IRELAND
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Italy

Member

Name
Armando Genazzani
Affiliation
Universita del Piemonte Orientale
Address
via Bovio, 6, 28100, Novara, ITALY
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Alternate

Name
Maria Grazia Evandri
Affiliation
Agenzia Italiana del Farmaco
Address
Via del Tritone, 181, 00187, Roma, ITALY
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Latvia

Member

Name
Elita Poplavska
Affiliation
Zāļu valsts aģentūra
Address
Jersikas iela 15, LV-1003 Riga, LATVIA
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Alternate

Awaiting Nomination.

Liechtenstein

Member

Name
Vlasta Zavadova
Title
Head of Medicinal Products
Affiliation
Amt für Gesundheit
Address
Äulestrasse 51, 9490 Vaduz, LIECHTENSTEIN
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Alternate

Awaiting Nomination.

Lithuania

Member

Name
Vilma Petrikaite
Title
Senior specialist
Affiliation
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
Address
Sukileliu pr. 13, LT-50162 Kaunas, LITHUANIA
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Alternate

Name
Silvijus Abramavicius
Affiliation
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
Address
Mickeviciaus 9, LT-44307 Kaunas, LITHUANIA
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Luxembourg

Member

Name
Martine Trauffler
Affiliation
Ministère de la Santé
Address
20, Rue de Bitbourg, L-1273 Luxembourg, LUXEMBOURG
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Alternate

Name
Alexandra Branchu
Affiliation
Ministère de la Santé
Address
20, Rue de Bitbourg, L-1273 Luxembourg, LUXEMBOURG
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Malta

Member

Name
John Joseph Borg
Title
Technical director
Affiliation
Awtorità dwar il-Mediċini
Address
Sir Temi Zammit Buildings, Malta Life Sciences Park, SGN 3000 San Gwann, MALTA
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Alternate

Name
Helen Vella
Affiliation
Awtorità dwar il-Mediċini
Address
Sir Temi Zammit Buildings, Malta Life Sciences Park, SGN 3000 San Gwann, MALTA
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Netherlands

Member

Name
Johann Lodewijk Hillege
Affiliation
College ter Beoordeling van Geneesmiddelen
Address
Graadt van Roggenweg 500, 3531 AH Utrecht, NETHERLANDS
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Alternate

Name
Paula Boudewina van Hennik
Affiliation
College ter Beoordeling van Geneesmiddelen
Address
Graadt van Roggenweg 500, 3531 AH Utrecht, NETHERLANDS
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Norway

Member

Name
Ingrid Wang
Affiliation
Statens legemiddelverk
Address
Grensesvingen 26, 0663 Oslo, NORWAY
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Alternate

Name
Eva Skovlund
Affiliation
Statens legemiddelverk
Address
Postboks 240, Skøyen, 0213 Oslo, NORWAY
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Poland

Member

Name
Ewa Balkowiec Iskra
Affiliation
Urząd Rejestracji Produktów Leczniczych, Wyrobow Medycznych i Produktów Biobójczych
Address
Al. Jerozolimskie 181C, 02-222 Warszawa, POLAND
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Alternate

Name
Grzegorz Cessak
Title
President
Affiliation
Urząd Rejestracji Produktów Leczniczych, Wyrobow Medycznych i Produktów Biobójczych
Address
Al. Jerozolimskie 181C, 02-222 Warszawa, POLAND
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Portugal

Member

Name
Bruno Sepodes
Affiliation
INFARMED - Autoridade Nacional do Medicamento e Produtos de Saúde, I.P.
Address
Parque de Saúde de Lisboa, Avenida do Brasil, 53, 1749-004 Lisboa, PORTUGAL
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Alternate

Name
Fátima Ventura
Affiliation
INFARMED - Autoridade Nacional do Medicamento e Produtos de Saúde, I.P.
Address
Parque de Saúde de Lisboa, Avenida do Brasil, 53, 1749-004 Lisboa, PORTUGAL
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Romania

Member

Name
Simona Badoi
Affiliation
Agenția Națională a Medicamentului și a Dispozitivelor Medicale din România
Address
Str. Aviator Sănătescu 48, Sector 1, 011478 Bucharest, ROMANIA
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Alternate

Name
Dana Gabriela Marin
Affiliation
Agenția Națională a Medicamentului și a Dispozitivelor Medicale din România
Address
Str. Aviator Sănătescu 48, Sector 1, 011478 Bucharest, ROMANIA
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Slovakia

Member

Name
Frantisek Drafi
Affiliation
Štátny ústav pre kontrolu liečiv
Address
Kvetná 11, 825 08 Bratislava 26, SLOVAKIA
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Alternate

Name
Dorota Distlerova
Affiliation
Štátny ústav pre kontrolu liečiv
Address
Kvetná 11, 825 08 Bratislava 26, SLOVAKIA
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Slovenia

Member

Name
Kristina Nadrah
Affiliation
University Medical Center Ljubljana
Address
Japljeva 2, 1000 Ljubljana, SLOVENIA
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Alternate

Name
Nevenka Trsinar Brodt
Affiliation
Javna agencija Republike Slovenije za zdravila in medicinske pripomočke
Address
Slovenceva ulica 22, 1000 Ljubljana, SLOVENIA
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Spain

Member

Name
Maria Concepcion Prieto Yerro
Affiliation
Agencia Espanola de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios
Address
Parque Empresarial Las Mercedes , Edificio 8 , C/Campezo 1, 28022 Madrid, SPAIN
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Alternate

Name
Blanca Garcia-Ochoa
Affiliation
Agencia Espanola de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios
Address
Parque Empresarial Las Mercedes , Edificio 8 , C/Campezo 1, 28022 Madrid, SPAIN
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Sweden

Member

Name
Kristina Dunder
Affiliation
Läkemedelsverket
Address
Dag Hammarskjölds väg 42, 75237 Uppsala, SWEDEN
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Alternate

Name
Filip Josephson
Affiliation
Läkemedelsverket
Address
Dag Hammarskjölds väg 42, 75237 Uppsala, SWEDEN
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Co-opted members (with indication of their specific area of competence)

Awaiting Nomination.

Medical statistics

Name
Christian Gartner
Affiliation
BASG - Bundesamt für Sicherheit im Gesundheitswesen
Address
Traisengasse 5, A- 1200 Vienna, AUSTRIA
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Quality (non-biologicals) and Pharmacokinetics

Name
Blanka Hirschlerova
Affiliation
Státní ústav pro kontrolu léčiv
Address
Srobarova 48, 100 41 Prague, CZECHIA
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Quality, safety and efficacy of biological medicinal products, including advanced therapies and vaccines

Name
Jan Mueller-Berghaus
Affiliation
Paul-Ehrlich-Institut
Address
Postfach 1740, Langen, 63207 Hesse, GERMANY
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Quality and safety (biological), with expertise in advanced therapies (gene, cell and tissue therapies)

Name
Sol Ruiz
Affiliation
Agencia Espanola de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios
Address
Parque Empresarial Las Mercedes , Edificio 8 , C/Campezo 1, 28022 Madrid, SPAIN
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Pharmacoepidemiology

Name
Carla Torre
Affiliation
Faculdade de Farmácia da Universidade de Lisboa
Address
Av. Prof. Gama Pinto, 1649-003 Lisboa, PORTUGAL
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