EFSA ::. Panel members

European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)

European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)
Panel members
The CEF Panel brings together highly qualified risk assessment experts from a number of European nationalities with expertise in a range of relevant fields.

Panel members are appointed by the EFSA Management Board for three years renewable. Appointments are made on the basis of proven scientific excellence following an open call for applications and a rigorous selection procedure. The Panel regularly sets up Working Groups involving external scientists with relevant expertise to deal with specific matters and to help produce scientific opinions. All experts working for EFSA sign a Declaration of Interests to safeguard EFSA’s commitment to independence.

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Klaus-Dieter Jany, Chair of the CEF Panel
Karl-Heinz Engel, Vice-Chair
Wim Mennes, Vice-Chair
Arturo Anadon
David Bell
Mona-Lise Binderup
Wilfried Bursch
Laurence Castle
Riccardo Crebelli
Roland Franz
Nathalie Gontard
Thomas Haertle
Trine Husøy
Catherine Leclercq
Jean Claude Lhuguenot
Maria Rosaria Milana
Karla Pfaff
Kettil Svensson
Fidel Toldra
Rosemary Waring
Detlef Wölfle