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Tuesday, June 20 • 10:30am - 11:45am
#212: Walking the Walk in Patient Focused Medicines Development: From Theory to Practice What Have We Learned?

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Component Type: Forum
Level: Intermediate
CE: ACPE 1.25 Knowledge UAN: 0286-0000-17-524-L04-P; CME 1.25; IACET 1.25; RN 1.25

This forum will focus on the practical side of patient engagement ensuring that attendees get a real life view of the topic. Participants/panelists who have a passion for patient engagement and play key roles in their organizations to make patient engagement happen will be invited to participate – again providing a realistic insight into their approaches, initiatives, challenges, and successes. They will also provide a wealth and diversity of experience to drive a dynamic and interactive discussion that will encourage all attendees to participate.

Join Patient Engagement Community for a follow up Round Table discussion at 1:00pm in the Community Corner.

Learning Objectives

Discuss various approaches to patient engagement; Describe some initiatives for patient engagement along with challenges and success stories.


Marc M. Boutin, JD


EMA Perspective
Juan Garcia-Burgos, MD

FDA Perspective
Theresa M. Mullin, PhD

Patient Perspective
Jan Geissler, MBA

Industry Perspective
Anton Hoos, MD, PhD, MBA

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Marc Boutin

Chief Executive Officer, National Health Council (NHC)
the CEO of the National Health Council.Boutin has been a leading voice for greater patient involvement, starting with the development of new drugs to regulatory oversight of health care delivery. Under his leadership, the NHC has convened a broad range of stakeholders to effectiv... Read More →

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Juan Garcia-Burgos

Head of Public Engagement Department, European Medicines Agency, European Union
Juan Garcia Burgos is Head of Public Engagement Department and Co-chair of the EMA patients’ & healthcare professionals’ working parties. He is a Medical Doctor specialised in urology. In 2002 he joined the EMA to coordinate the preparation of EU clinical guidelines for drug... Read More →

Jan Geissler

Patient Representative, EUPATI
Founder and Managing Director of Patvocates. Former Director of the European Patients' Academy (EUPATI). Cancer survivor and co-founder of the CML Advocates Network, the Leukemia Patient Advocates Foundation, LeukaNET, Leukämie-Online and the European Cancer Patient Coalition.
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Anton Hoos

Vice President and Medical Director, Europe, Amgen GmbH
Tony Hoos currently serves as the Chief of Medical for Amgen in Europe, which includes all therapeutic areas as well as all medical departments in Europe. Tony has been passionate about patient involvement in the development and life cycle of medicines for many years. He has work... Read More →
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Theresa Mullin

Director, Office of Strategic Programs, CDER, FDA
Dr. Theresa Mullin plays a lead role in a number of CDER’s strategic initiatives including the human drugs international program, drug user fee negotiation and implementation, regulatory informatics, and major program evaluations and other initiatives. She is currently serving... Read More →

Tuesday June 20, 2017 10:30am - 11:45am
N426a McCormick Place 2301 South Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Gate 4 Chicago, IL 60616