Essential medicines selection

17th Expert Committee on the Selection and Use of Essential Medicines

The 17th Expert Committee on the Selection and Use of Essential Medicines was held from 23 to 27 March 2009.

Applications for inclusion, change or deletion of a medicine in the Model List of Essential Medicines were sent to the Secretary of the Committee whose address is below.

The Secretary of the 17th Expert Committee on the Selection and Use of Essential Medicines
Medicine Access and Rational Use (MAR)
Department of Essential Medicines and Pharmaceutical Policies (EMP)
World Health Organization
20 Avenue Appia
CH-1211 Geneva 27
Switzerland

Public comments, including letters of support on the applications submitted to: emlsecretariat@who.int have been then published on the web.

The documents produced by the 17th Expert Committee on the Selection and Use of Essential Medicines are available at:

Agenda papers

Contact: emlsecretariat@who.int

Policy, Access and Use (PAU)

20 Avenue Appia
CH-1211 Geneva 27