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Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices
Bundesinstitut für Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte (BfArM)
Office Cologne

Waisenhausgasse 36-38a
50676 Cologne

Phone: +49 228 99 307-0
Telefax: +49 228 99 307-5207

The Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices (Bundesinstitut für Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte, BfArM) is an independent higher federal authority within the portfolio of the Federal Ministry of Health (Bundesministerium für Gesundheit, BMG).

Represented by

Prof. Dr. Karl Broich (President)


Press Office
Phone: +49 228 99 307-3256

Value added tax identification number

DE 165 893 456


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Picture Credits

In the following you will find information on the sources of the pictures that are used on the website BfArM office in Cologne

Homepage - News

  • Logo Iris Institute, ©Iris, BfArM

Homepage – Information for Professionals

  • Picture Europe Flag, ©Grecaud Paul /, Fotolia
  • Picture Stethoscope, Certificate of Incapacity "Arbeitsunfähigkeitsbescheinigung", ©Alexander Raths /, Fotolia
  • Picture Stethoscope, Electrocardiogram, Pacemaker, ©Swapan /, Fotolia

Landingpage "Classifications"

  • Picture Detail Certificate of Incapacity, "Arbeitsunfähigkeitsbescheinigung", ©Daniel Ernst /, Fotolia
  • Picture Doctors in the Operating Room, ©Kadmy, Kalinovsky Dmitry /, Fotolia
  • Picture ICF Books, ©DIMDI / Wawer

Webpage "Classifications - ICD"

  • Picture Detail Certificate of Incapacity, "Arbeitsunfähigkeitsbescheinigung", ©Daniel Ernst /, Fotolia
  • Picture ICD-11, ©World Health Organization (WHO)
  • Picture Books ICD-10-WHO, ©DIMDI / Wawer
  • Picture Patient Chemotherapy, ©RFBSIP, B. BOISSONNET, BSIP /, Fotolia
  • Picture Keyboard "Datenaustausch", ©momius /, Fotolia

Webpage "Classifications – Collaboration"

  • Logo "DIMDI Klassifikationen WHO Kooperationszentrum", ©DIMDI/BfArM
  • Picture Flags Germany, Switzerland, Austria, ©Fotomanufaktur JL /, Fotolia
  • Picture Conference Room, Meeting, Business Partners, ©FotolEdhar /, Fotolia
  • Picture Tablet, Analysis Graphics ©Saklakova /, Fotolia
  • Logo Iris Institute, ©Iris, BfArM


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