China Food and Drug Administration signs Memorandum of Understanding on strategic cooperation with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
CFDA. 2016-06-13. China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) Minister Bi Jingquan and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Co-Chair Bill Gates recently officially signed the Memorandum of Understanding on Strategic Cooperation between the China Food and Drug Administration of the People’s Republic of China and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
According to the Memorandum of Understanding, both sides will cooperate to improve China’s drug supervision capability and drug technical standards, and establish the mechanism of introducing international high-end talent of drug supervision and fostering internationalized supervision talents. Under the Memorandum of Understanding, efforts will be made to implement the international expert introduction projects for drug evaluation and inspection, and set up drug supervision think tank to support China’s reform of drug evaluation and approval system.