Following each of their biannual meetings, both the ICH Assembly and the ICH MedDRA Management Board issue press releases to inform stakeholders on decisions taken during their meetings. On occasion, press releases are also issued between meetings.

In addition to being published on the ICH website, press releases are also distributed through ICH’s press network. If your journal or newspaper would like to receive ICH press releases please contact the ICH Secretariat.

22 June 2018

ICH Assembly, Kobe, Japan, June 2018

The International Council for Harmonisation (ICH) met in Kobe, Japan on 2 – 7 June 2018. In one of the remaining steps of implementing the 2015 reforms of ICH, the Assembly elected additional members to the Association’s...

22 June 2018

MedDRA Management Committee, Kobe, Japan, June 2018

The MedDRA Management Committee noted significant achievements in supporting the global expansion of MedDRA use, in accordance with the five-year strategic plan. In recent months, the MSSO, with the support of ICH, has provided...

30 November 2017

MedDRA Management Committee, Geneva, Switzerland, November 2017

The MedDRA Management Committee met in Geneva, Switzerland on 11-12 November 2017. Ms. Sophie Sommerer (Health Canada, Canada) was appointed as Chair with the unanimous support of the Committee to serve until November 2018...

30 November 2017

ICH Assembly, Geneva, Switzerland, November 2017

The International Council for Harmonisation (ICH) met in Geneva, Switzerland on 11 to 16 November 2017. Among other decisions, the ICH Assembly approved the Health Sciences Authority, Singapore (HSA), as a new Regulatory Member....