Pharmacovigilance Organizing Committee

Mircea Ciuca

CEO
Global Head of Medical & Clinical Drug Safety at Vifor Pharma
Switzerland

Biography: Mircea Ciuca, MD is currently Global Head of Medical & Clinical Drug S ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pharmacovigilance

Mohamed Eddouks

Professor
Moulay Ismail University
South Africa

Biography: Prof Mohamed Eddouks has received his PhD in University of Liege, Belg ReadMore...

Research Interest: Obesity, Diabetes, Pharmacology, Food Biochemistry

Ashok Srivastava

CEO
Cure Pharmaceuticals, and ClinFomatrix Oncology
USA

Biography: Dr. Ashok Srivastava is Chief Executive Officer and Chief Medical Offi ReadMore...

Research Interest: Biopharmaceutical Science, Pharmacovigilance, Drug Safety, Drug Delivery

Robert L. Barkin

Professor
Department of Anesthesiology & Pharmacology
USA

Biography: Dr. Robert L. Barkin is Professor of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology, and ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pain – Acute and chronic, Postoperative pain, fibromyalgia, migraine headache...

Lopez Ruiz

Professor
CEU Cardenal Herrera University Spain
Spain

Biography: Dr. Lopez-Ruiz has completed his Ph.D. from Valencia University and po ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pediatrics, Neonatology, Human Anatomy, Pharmacology

CHRISTOPER F. TIROTTA

Director
The Heart Program of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
USA

Biography: Dr. Tirotta is a member of numerous professional societies and has ser ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Patients, Clinical Anesthesia, clinical drug/device t...

Richard H. Parrish

Director
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children
USA

Biography: Richard H. Parrish II is Director and Chief Pharmacist at St. Christop ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pediatric pharmacotherapy and Clinical Pharmacy.

Esam Ghanem

CEO
Vigi-Care BVBA
Belgium

Biography: Essam GHANEM is an experienced physician and Qualified Person for Phar ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pharmacovigilance,clinical Research and Drug Development

Heyam Saad Ali

Professor
Dubai Pharmacy College
United Arab Emirates

Biography: Prof. Dr. Heyam Saad Ali, Ph-D –She is working in pharmaceutics depa ReadMore...

Research Interest:

Paola Antonini

MD
University of Rome
Italy

Biography: Dr Antonini received her M.D. from the University of Rome “La Sapien ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pharmaceutical Medicine, Methodology of clinical trials and Pharmacology, Clini...

Sinerik Ayrapetyan

President UNESCO Chair
in Life Sciences International
Armenia

Biography: Prof. Sinerik Ayrapetyan has completed his Ph.D in Cell Biophysics in ReadMore...

Research Interest: Metabolic regulation of excitable cell membrane function,neuroscience, intracel...

Eugenia Yiannakopoulou

Director
Athens University of Applied Sciences
Greece

Biography: EugeniaYiannakopoulou works as an Academic Teacher in the Department o ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pharmacology, Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmacotherapy, Annals of Pharmacotherapy

Jorge Gonzalez Borroto

Senior Toxicologist
Ferrer Internacional S.A
Spain

Biography: Toxicologist with more than 15 years working in the field of nonclinic ReadMore...

Research Interest: Nonclinical Toxicology,Safety Assessment and Pharmacovigilance

Mario Bertazzoli

Head of Corporate Drug Safety
Helsinn Healthcare
Switzerland

Biography: Mario Bertazzoli is a physician and a registered specialist in Human R ReadMore...

Research Interest: Worldwide Pharmacovigilance (especially US, EU, Switzerland, China and Japan), ...

Stephen H. Benedict

Professor of Microbiology
University of Kansas
USA

Biography: Microbiology, Genetics, Immunology, Virology, Immunopharmacology, Cel ReadMore...

Research Interest: Microbiology, Genetics, Immunology, Virology, Immunopharmacology, Cell Biology...

Saad Shakir

Director
Drug Safety Research Unit
UK

Biography: Saad Shakir qualified in Medicine in 1976 and worked in hospital medic ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pharmacovigilance risk management and risk minimisation and its effectiveness

Kieran O’Donnell

Director of Pharmacovigilance Services
TMC Pharma Services Ltd
UK

Biography: Kieran O’Donnell has over 15 years of PV and since 2006 has been lea ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pharmacovigilance, EudraVigilance, Signal Detection, Benefit-risk management

Brian Edwards

Principal Consultant
NDA Regulatory Science Ltd
UK

Biography: 1980 - 1994 Qualified University of London, Guy\\\\\\\'s Hospital Medi ReadMore...

Research Interest: hospital medicine and clinical research: general medicine

Marco Manfredi

Pediatrician and Gastroenterologist
University of Pharma
France

Biography: Marco Manfredi MD, pediatrician and gastroenterologist, is now adjunct ReadMore...

Research Interest: Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Mahmud Kajbaf

Senior Scientist
Aptuit
Italy

Biography: Dr Mahmud Kajbaf holds a Ph.D. from the University of London, King’s ReadMore...

Research Interest: In vitro Drug metabolism, In Vitro assay development , Mass spectrometry in dru...

Monica Butnariu

Professor
Banat’s University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine
Romania

Biography: Presently working she is a Professor, habilitated doctor, chemist, Che ReadMore...

Research Interest: Chemistry and Analytical Biochemistry; Research on natural compounds or active ...

Cristina Damatarca MD

Vice President, Medical Affairs and Pharmacovigilance,
Agility Clinical
USA

Biography: Dr. Damatarca has over 17 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical ReadMore...

Research Interest: Drug Safety and Pharmacovigilance

Subodh Bhardwaj

Vice President
Arable Corporation
USA

Biography: Dr Subodh Bhardwaj is a qualified Physician and Clinical pharmacologis ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pharmacovigilance, Clinical research, Influenza Vaccines, Viral Vaccines, Menin...

J Vijay Venkatraman

Managing Director & CEO
Oviya MedSafe
India & UK

Biography: Dr J Vijay Venkatraman is a Diabetologist, Drug Safety Physician and E ReadMore...

Research Interest: Diabetologist and Drug Safety

Binoy Shivanna

Assistant Professor of Pediatric Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
USA

Biography: He has completed his education Mysore Medical College, India. He pursu ReadMore...

Research Interest: Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Pediatrics, Role of aryl hydrocarbon receptor in h...