Head Regulatory Science and Innovation Taskforce
European Medicines Agency
Providing leadership in the taskforce and the Agency to enable it’s continuous futureproofing through operation of a regulatory science observatory, addressing key scientific and technological trends and their translation through the development of regulatory science strategy, planning and governance.
Started work in 1983 in the area of development pharmaceutics for a national branded generics manufacturer and an international research and development company before moving into international regulatory affairs in 1991. Joined the EMA in May 1996 and fulfilled a variety of managerial positions including Head of Sector Regulatory Affairs and Organisational Support (2000-2009) and Head of Sector for Regulatory, Procedural and Committee Support (2009-2013), Head of Scientific Committee Support Department (2013-2016), Head of Procedure Management and Committees Support Division (ad interim) (2015-2016) and Head of Scientific Committees Regulatory Science Strategy (2016-2020). In the context of the most recent organisation at the Agency from 1st March 2020, appointed Head of the Regulatory Science and Innovation Taskforce. Within this capacity, responsible for enabling the continuous futureproofing of the Agency and the network through via three major functions: (1) operation of a regulatory science observatory addressing emerging innovations (2) operation of the SME office and (3) coordination of regulatory science research activities.
Thursday, October 29, 2020
12:00 – 13:00 CET