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    British Ministers Call for Post-Brexit Cooperation With EMA

    UK health minister Jeremy Hunt and business minister Greg Clark on Monday wrote a letter to the Financial Times calling for the UK to continue working with the European Medicines Agency after Brexit. According to the Times , the letter said : "we want deep, broad and dynamic co-operation, and in this context the UK would like to find a way to continue to collaborate with the EU, in the interests of public health and safety." The move was widely praised by U...
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    European Regulatory Roundup: Lead Brexiteer Muddies Waters on UK-EMA Relationship (2 February 2017)

    Welcome to our European Regulatory Roundup, our weekly overview of the top EU regulatory news. Lead Brexiteer Muddies Waters on Future UK-EMA Relationship Secretary of State for Exiting the EU David Davis has raised doubts about the likely relationship between the UK and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) after Brexit. Asked about the health secretary’s comments that Brexit would likely result in Britain leaving EMA, Davis said his colleague was “misreported an...
  • In Shakeup, UK Health Secretary Andrew Lansley Ousted

    • 04 September 2012
    UK National Health Secretary Andrew Lansley has been forced out of his position by Prime Minister David Cameron in the first major shakeup of the National Health Service (NHS) since Cameron took office in 2010, report numerous media outlets. In his stead will be new Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt, who was previously Secretary of Culture, Media and Sport. UK media outlets were quick to paint the decision as a controversial one, pointing out that Hunt was fighting to keep h...