Classification Committee

Name Organisation Name Active on which committee(s) / board? Board/Committees role Contact ID
Theresa Ormiston IQVIA Classification Committee Managing Chair 95
Anthony Palkovic Merck KGaA/Merck Serono Classification Committee Co-Chair Intellus 105
Martin Molthagen Eli Lilly Classification Committee Co-Chair EPHMRA 99
RK Arora Novartis Classification Committee 490
Marilena Lauriola MSD - Italy Classification Committee 101
Vijay Chand AstraZeneca Classification Committee, Data and Systems Committee 93
Rainer Deuter Norgine Ltd Classification Committee 103
Takayuki Ohhama Eli Lilly Classification Committee 491
Layla Chen Eli Lilly Classification Committee 492
Philip Reynolds IQVIA Classification Committee 97
James Street Specialist Adviser Classification Committee 109

Remit

  • Developing and improving the Anatomical Classification system in line with changes in pharmaceutical markets
  • Providing information to ensure the correct classification of products in secondary data supplier services
  • Responding to requests on classification issues from users of the system
  • Liaising with the WHO to ensure that the two classification systems converge rather than diverge
  • Communicating changes to Intellus (minutes, exchange of information, etc.)
  • Conducting a survey of ephmra & Intellus on proposed changes to the classification system
  • Reconciliation of differences of opinions in the classification of products.

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WHO ATC 2021 Comparison booklet

Who we are, What we do - updated booklet July 2019 

Read more about the work of the Committee - slide deck overview 2022

ATC 2022

2022 Guidelines
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ATC 2021

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ATC 2020

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ATC 2019

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ATC 2018

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ATC 2017

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