Second evidence session of homeopathy inquiry

30 November 2009

The Commons Science and Technology Committee holds the second evidence session of its inquiry into how the Government uses evidence to formulate its policy on homeopathy. Witnesses include Health Minister, Mike O'Brien, and senior health officials . Watch live from 4.15pm.

The witnesses are:

4.15 pm

  • Mike O’Brien QC MP, Minister for Health Services, Department of Health
  • Professor David Harper, Director General, Health Improvement and Protection, and Chief Scientist, Department of Health
  • Professor Kent Woods, Chief Executive, Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

The inquiry is particularly looking at:

  • government policy on licensing of homeopathic products
  • government policy on the funding of homeopathy through the NHS
  • the evidence base on homeopathic products and services

Image: iStockphoto

More news on: Parliament, government and politics, Parliament, Commons news, Committee news, Health services and medicine

Share this page