Meet the Fraunhofer ITEM

  • School of Medicine, Hôpital Bichat – Claude Bernard, Room 251 (second floor), 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France / 07/08/2019, 3 PM to 6 PM


    Aiming to support European medtech companies in the global competition, the EU has initiated the project TBMED – An Open-Innovation Test Bed for the Development of High-Risk Medical Devices. Together with 12 project partners from Spain, France, Ireland and Germany, Fraunhofer ITEM is actively participating in the development of a test bed for medical devices of risk classification IIb and higher.

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  • EFSA, Parma (Italy) / 10/21/2019 - 10/23/2019

    Training no. 3: Endocrine disruptors

    The objective of this training course is to enable the understanding and practical implementation of the guidance document on ED hazard identification of plant protection products in the context of the EU legislation on pesticides amongst members of EFSA’s Scientific Committee/Panels, their working groups as well as EFSA staff.

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  • Fraunhofer ITEM, Nikolai-Fuchs-Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover / 11/20/2019 - 11/22/2019, start at 1.00 PM on November 20, end at 1.00 PM on November 22

    Training course: In-silico toxicology

    This training course will introduce the participants to three different in-silico approaches for estimation of human health toxicological endpoints, namely QSAR models, read-across, and the TTC (threshold of toxicological concern) concept. The application of in-silico approaches in ecotoxicology will not be addressed in this course.

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