Essential medicines selection

First Review Committee for Updating the Interagency Emergency Health Kit (IEHK)

The First Review Committee for Updating the Interagency Emergency Health Kit (IEHK) was held in Geneva from 10 to 12 March 2009.

Submissions of suggested amendments, additions and deletions of a medicine and/or medical device to the Inter Agency Emergency Health Kit, using the format and procedure outlined in the application form below, were submitted to The Secretary.

The deadline was 16 January 2009. Until 28 February 2009, any questions, public comments, including letters of support on the applications could be posted, faxed or emailed to:

The Secretary of the Review Committee for Updating the Interagency Emergency Health Kit
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

Fax: +41 22 791 4167

Email: medicinesupply@who.int

Contact: emlsecretariat@who.int

Policy, Access and Use (PAU)

20 Avenue Appia
CH-1211 Geneva 27