9th International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmacovigilance & Drug Safety
Otsuka Novel Products GmbH, Germany
In 2010, Anna completed her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in equine internal medicine and cardiology from the Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich, Germany. With over five years of professional experience as a Safety Physician and Drug Safety Manager, Anna currently delivers high quality pharmacovigilance and risk management expertise to Otsuka Novel Products GmbH for multi-drug resistance tuberculosis (MDR-TB). Effective, timely, and benefit risk balanced treatment of MDR-TB poses unique challenges because this disease area involves drug mobilization primarily through compassionate use and expanded access programs. In particular, Anna has contributed significantly to the global medical safety strategy for MDR-TB by setting up, improving and implementing various safety management processes. Besides safety management, her main area of interest has always been medical review, including process and content wise efficient and accurate implementation on global level. Her interests include travelling, golfing, skiing and riding.