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
Permit for study into tomosynthesis in breast cancer screening
30-03-2023 | 09:00
The Health Council has recommended that the Minister for Health, Welfare and Sport grant a permit for a study into the use of ...
BCG vaccination will not be used against COVID-19
29-03-2023 | 09:00
Based on the current state of scientific knowledge, the Health Council sees no reason to use the tuberculosis vaccine (Bacillus ...
Vaccinating certain groups of employees against the flu
28-03-2023 | 09:00
Certain groups of employees should be offered vaccination against the flu by their employer. This was the recommendation made by ...
Health Council of the Netherlands launches Committee on Framework for binding Occupational Biomonitoring Levels
22-03-2023 | 16:00
The Health Council of the Netherlands initiated the work upon request by the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment to develop ...
Urgent decisions needed on biotechnology benefits
21-03-2023 | 17:00
The Netherlands is ill prepared for the rapid developments taking place in biotechnology and is missing out on opportunities to ...
EFSA upper levels for vitamins and minerals maintained
07-03-2023 | 09:00
The Health Council of the Netherlands recommends that the tolerable upper intake levels for vitamins and minerals derived by the ...