Ethical Committees Coordination Centre
National coordination centre of local ethics committees for clinical trials concerning medicinal products for human use and and medical devices
The National Coordination Centre of Local Ethics Committees for clinical trials on medicinal products for human use and medical devices, provided for by Art. 2 of Law 11 January 2018, no. 3, is established at AIFA and its composition is governed by the Decree of the Minister of Health of 19 April 2018.
With an aim to guarantee homogeneity of procedures and compliance with the deadlines, the Centre coordinates, directs and monitors the evaluation activities of the ethical aspects relating to clinical trials on medicinal products for human use and medical devices delegated to the local ethics committees.
- Maria Luisa Moro - Chair
- Carlo Petrini - Vice Chair
- Carlo Balduini
- Roberto Ieraci
- Tommasina Iorno
- Raffaele Landolfi
- Franco Locatelli
- Mario Luppi
- Giulio Maira
- Luisa Minghetti
- Patrizia Popoli
- Angelo Ricci
- Maria Rosaria Romano
- The President of the National Bioethics Committee
- The President of the National Committee for Biosafety, Biotechnology and Life Sciences
- The President of the National Institute of Health (ISS).
The meetings are attended by AIFA Director General, who ensures the coordination of the secretarial functions of the Centre.