Deputy Executive Director
European Medicines Agency (EMA)
Noël Wathion is the Deputy Executive Director of the EMA since February 2016. He is also the Chief of Policy and Chair of the ORP Task Force. He joined the Agency in 1996, and has since held several senior managerial positions, including Head of the Post-Authorisation Evaluation of Medicines for Human Use Unit, Head of the Patient Health Protection Unit, and EMA’s Chief Policy Adviser. He started his career in a retail pharmacy. He was later appointed to the Belgian Pharmaceutical Inspectorate in Brussels as a Chief Inspector, acting as the Secretary of the Belgian Medicines Commission. He is a former Belgian Member of the CPMP and CVMP, and Belgian representative on the Pharmaceutical Committee, Standing Committee and NTA working group.
Sunday, September 13, 2020
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT