Science is the driver behind nearly everything that the MEB does. Science resonates in the assessment of medicine dossiers, in the decision whether a medicine should be granted a marketing authorisation, how medicine safety can best be monitored, and how medicines will ultimately be used in practice.
Facts & figures
Up to now the Regulatory Science programme has resulted in about >240 scientific publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals. From 2014-2018, the programme delivered 19 PhD theses in collaboration with different Dutch universities. In addition, 62 bachelor/master students performed a research internship at the MEB.