As part of our strategy to foster the development of highly qualified personnel, the S2BN is continuing career information and networking events that highlights opportunities for science graduates in sectors outside of bench research. The objectives of this event, "Careers in the Pharmaceutical Industry- Demystifying roles in Market Access" were to:
● Understand the role of market access, drug reimbursement and medical affairs in the pharmaceutical industry.
● Explore career opportunities in this field and highlight valuable skills for trainees to have if seeking to transition into this area.
● Discuss emerging trends in the Canadian market access and reimbursement environment.
Bennett Lee (BScPhm, MDiv)- Head of Market Access at Sanofi Genzyme
Kimberly Shulha (BSc)- Manager of Health Policy and Patient Access Alberta at Novartis
Christian Ouellet (MBa, AdmA)- Director of Government Affairs at Sandoz Pharmaceuticals
Nadine Vautour (BEng, MASc)- Governance Officer at the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH)
with special guest moderator, and founder of the S2BN, Dr. Bruce Seet.