Advisory Committee on Biologicals (ACB)
Role of the ACB
The Advisory Committee on Biologicals (ACB) was formed in January 2012 to provide independent medical and scientific advice to the Minister for Health and the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) in relation to the safety and efficacy of biological products ("biologicals").
The Committee is established under Regulation 39C of the Therapeutic Goods Regulations 1990. Members are appointed by the Minister. Further information on membership (including the chair) of ACB will be provided in early 2017.
Membership comprises of professionals with specific scientific, medical or clinical expertise, as well as appropriate consumer health issues relating to cell and tissue products.
2017 ACB proposed meeting dates
|Meeting no.||Meeting dates|
|9||30 March 2017|
|10||25 May 2017|
|11||31 August 2017|
|12||30 November 2017|
Contact details for the ACB
|Phone||+61 2 6232 8734|
|Fax||+61 2 6203 1250|
|Postal Address||Advisory Committee on Biologicals
Department of Health
GPO Box 9848
Canberra ACT 2601