The Health Council of the Netherlands is an independent scientific advisory body whose legal task it is to advise the Dutch ministers and Parliament in the field of public health and health/healthcare research.
Health Council of the Netherlands
Pilot research on carrier screening for all prospective parents
15-11-2023 | 10:00
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends pilot research to determine whether preconception carrier screening could be ...
Recommendation for classification: tricresylphosphate suspected of damaging fertility
13-11-2023 | 09:00
The Health Council recommends classifying the substance tricresylphosphate as suspected to be a reproductive toxicant to humans, ...
A 28-day rule for research in the Dutch Embryo Act
31-10-2023 | 10:00
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends a 28-day rule for scientific research with embryos. Under the Dutch Embryo Act ...
Health Council presents Work Programme 2024
19-09-2023 | 15:00
Each year, on the third Tuesday of September, the Health Council of the Netherlands presents its work programme for the coming ...
Recommendation for a classification: pyridine suspected to be carcinogenic
29-08-2023 | 09:00
The Health Council recommends classifying the substance pyridine as suspected to be carcinogenic to man. This corresponds with ...
Employees who are regularly bitten by ticks should be vaccinated against TBE
24-08-2023 | 09:00
People who are regularly bitten by ticks in the course of their work should be offered vaccination against tick-borne ...