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African Vaccine Regulatory Forum (AVAREF)

This forum helps define the role of World Health Organization (WHO) National Regulatory Authorities (NRAs) of African nations in regulating clinical trials of vaccines, in interactions with national and local international review boards (IRBs) and ethical committees, and in strengthening NRA capacity to regulate new medical products.

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Name Position Agency/Department/Org Note
Dr Guenael Rodier Director
Department of Global Capacities, Alert and Response
World Health Organization (WHO)
Mr Todd Perry Special Coordinator, UNSCR 1540
Department of State
United States
Mr Stephen Knight Point of Contact
United States Mission to the United Nations
United States

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