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AcronymDescription
ACActivity centre
ALActivity leader
CACollaborative Assessment
CDDFThe Cancer Drug Development Forum
CEESTAHCCentral and Eastern European Society of Technology Assessment in Health Care
CGCompanion Guide
CHAFEAConsumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency
CHMPCommittee on Human Medicinal Products
CIRSThe Centre for Innovation in Regulatory Science
COCIREuropean Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry
CoLPCo-Lead Partner
CSRCorporate Social Responsibility
DDeliverable
DBDatabase
DG SANTEDirector General for Health & Food Safety (European institution)
DIADriving Insights to Action
DOIDeclaration of Interest (and Confidentiality Agreement) form
EACPTEuropean Association for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
EBExecutive Board
ECEuropean Commission
ECASEuropean Commission’s main authentication service
ECPCEuropean Cancer Patient Coalition
EDEarly Dialogue
ED SecretariatEarly Dialogue secretariat
EDCEarly Diaologue Committee
EDFMSEarly Diaologue Financing Mechanism Secretariat
EDWPEarly Dialogues Working Party
EFPIAEuropean Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations
EFSPIEuropean Federation of Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry
EMAEuropean Medicines Agency
ENCePPEuropean Network of Centres for Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance
EPAEuropean Public Assessment report
EUNETHTA IDEUnetHTA Identification
EURODISNon-profit alliance focusing on rare diseases in Europe
EVIDENT dbEvidence database on New Technologies
EXAGExpert Advisory Group
F2FFace to Face
GAGrant Agreement
G-BAGemeinsamer Bundesasschuss
GMDSGerman Society for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology
HASFrench National Authority for Health
HTAHealth Technology Assessment
HTABHealth Technology Assessment Body
HTAiHealth Technology Assessment international (htai.org)
IMDRFInternational Medical Device Regulators Forum
IMIInnovative Medicines Initiative
INAHTAInternational Network of Agencies for Health Technology Assessment (inahta.org)
ISPORInternational Society For Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
IQWiGInstitut für Qualität und Wirtschaftlichkeit im Gesundheitswesen
JAJoint Assessment
JA1Joint Action 1
JA2Joint Action 2
JA3Joint Action 3
LDAPLightweight Directory Access Protocol
LPLead Partner
MMonth
MDMedical Devices
MDMajor Deliverable
MDCGMedical Device Coordination Group
MEDEVMedicine Evaluation Committee
MedTechMedical technologies
MoHMinistry of Health
MPNCEEMelanoma Patient Network Central and Eastern Europe
MSMilestone
NITAGNational Immunization Technical Advisory Groups
OTOther technologies
PARENTCross Border Patient Rgistries Initiative
PCParallel Consultation
PCConsolidated Parallel Consultation
PCIIndividual Parallel Consultation
PLProject leader
PLEGPost Launch Evidence Generation
PMTProject Management Tool
POPPlanned and Ongoing Project Database
PRIMEPriority Medicines
PSAParallel Scientific Advice Programme
PSIPromoting Statistical Insight
PT Pharmaceutical Technologies
QMQuality Management
REARelative Effectiveness Assessment
REDETSARed de Evaluación de Tecnologías en Salud de las Américas
RWDReal-world data
SABAWeb conferencing platform
SEEDShaping European Early Dialogues for health technologies
SOPStandard Operating Procedure
TCTeleconferencing
TGTask group
TISPWorking group for Topic Identification, Selection and Prioritisation
UU-WHOUniversity of Utrecht
WCDWearable cardioverter defibrillator
WHOWorld Health Organisation
WPWork package
ZINZorginstituut Nederland