Tag: Autorité de santé


Defining Health Authorization

The requirement of authorization (AMM in French) is central to health products, even for drugs (Agence Nationale de Sécurité du Médicament et des Produits de Santé, 2013 – National Security Agency of Medicines and Health Products, 2013). It is the result of a long process of validation. The process begins with exploratory studies in collaboration with […]

Defining Health

“Health is a state of complete physical well-being, mental and social wellbeing and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity” (WHO, 1946). This definition of the World Health Organization has not changed since 1946. It is the preamble to the Constitution of the World Health Organization adopted by the International Health Conference, New York […]