06.12.18

We give life – we automatically become organ donors from 1 January 2019

Icelanders automatically become organ donors according to legislation on presumed consent for organ donation that takes ...
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01.09.11

Vaccination against cervical cancer (HPV) starts in Iceland in September 2011

Vaccination against HPV infections in Iceland starts during the latter half of September 2011. During the winter 2010/20...
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11.05.11

Public Health Institute of Iceland incorporated into the Directorate of Health

On 1 May 2011, the Public Health Institute of Iceland was incorporated into the Directorate of Health in accordance with...
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05.05.11

New Competent Authority for Medical Devices

As of 1 May 2011, the Icelandic Medicines Agency (IMA) has replaced the Directorate of Health as the Competent Authority...
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