The InterAcademy Panel for Health (former IAMP) grew out of the IAP in the year 2000. It is comprised of 73 science and/or engineering academies from around the globe with a medical science focus or medical science department.
The focus of IAP for Health’s activity is to act as a specialist scientific advisory body in politics and society, issuing statements and reports on matters of health and health care systems, as well as helping to found academies with a medical science focus around the globe.
Representative of the Union of German Academies:
Prof. Dr. Dr. Otmar Schober
Professor emeritus at the faculty of medicine, University of Münster
Member of the North Rhine-Westphalian Academy of Sciences, Humanities and the Arts