The members of the Scientific Committee can be contacted through the Secretariat, details of which are listed below.
Alphabetical list of the scientists appointed by the Commission as members of the Scientific Committee set up by Commission Decision C(2015)5383 of of 7 August 2015.
Declarations of interest are available at the Register of the Commission Expert Groups.
Prof. Thomas Backhaus:
University of Gothenburg, Dep. of Biological and Environmental Sciences, Gothenburg, Sweden
Dr. Teresa Borges:
Ministry of Health, General-Directorate of Health, Lisbon, Portugal
Dr. Wim De Jong:
Retired from Centre for Health Protection, National Institute for Public Health (RIVM), Bilthoven, The Netherlands.
Prof. Pim De Voogt:
KWR Watercycle Research Institute, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands.
Prof. Raquel Duarte-Davidson:
UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA), United Kingdom.
Prof. Peter Hoet:
Medical Faculty, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.
Prof. Rodica-Mariana Ion:
National Institute of R&D for Chemistry and Petrochemistry – ICECHIM, Bucharest, Romania.
Dr. Renate Krätke - Vice-Chair:
Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR), Berlin, Germany.
Prof. Demosthenes Panagiotakos:
Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
Prof. Ana Proykova:
University of Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria.
Dr Theodoros Samaras:
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece.
Prof. Marian Scott - Chair:
University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
Dr. Emanuela Testai - Vice-Chair:
Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Department of Environment and Primary Prevention Mechanism of Toxicity Unit, Rome, Italy.
Prof. Marco Vighi:
IMDEA Water Institute, Alcala’ de Henares (Madrid), Spain
Assoc. Prof. Sergej Zacharov, MD, PhD:
General University Hospital, Prague
Dr. Roberto Bertollini:
Retired from World Health Organization Representation to the European Union, Brussels, Belgium
Dr. Remy Slama:
Inserm (National Institute of Health and Medical Research), team of environmental epidemiology, Grenoble, France
Dr. Theodorus Vermeire:
National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), Bilthoven, the Netherlands.
DG Health & Food Safety
Directorate B: Public Health, Cancer and Health Security
Unit B3: Health monitoring and cooperation, health networks
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