Navigation Links
Former Head of UK Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) Sir Alasdair Breckenridge Joins NDA Partners
Date:8/14/2013

Madison, VA (PRWEB) August 14, 2013

Carl Peck, MD, Chairman of NDA Partners LLC (NDAP), today announced that Sir Alasdair Breckenridge, former head of the UK Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has joined NDA Partners as a partner in the firm. MHRA is the Department of Health agency responsible for regulating all medicines and medical devices marketed in the UK.

In his role at NDA Partners, Sir Alasdair will provide leadership for the firm’s expanding EU operations and expert consulting to its worldwide client base in complex and rapidly evolving topics such as health care policy, health technology assessment, reimbursements, EU clinical trials, global product development, global regulatory strategies, benefit-risk assessment, and bioethics. “Alasdair’s decades of experience at the forefront of drug development science and deep understanding of the global regulatory environment will be a tremendous asset for our clients as they seek the best available advice to guide their development programs”, said Dr Peck. “We look forward to Alasdair’s active involvement on our team and with our global client base”.

Sir Alasdair has a long and prestigious career in drug development science and regulatory affairs. He was the first Chair of MHRA when it was formed in 2003 and retained this position until his retirement from the Agency in 2012. During his tenure at MHRA, he served as the first Chair of the Department of Health's Emerging Science and Bioethics Advisory Committee (ESBAC), an organization responsible for providing advice to UK health departments on emerging healthcare scientific developments and their ethical, legal, social and economic implications. He was a member of the Medical Research Council, worked closely on several programs of the European Union, the World Health Organization and the International Union of Pharmacology, and was Chair of the Committee on Safety of Medicines. Prior to MHRA, he was Professor of Clinical Pharmacology at the University of Liverpool and a member and then Chairman of local and regional health authorities in the north-west of England, including Chairman of the North West Regional Office. Sir Alasdair is a clinical pharmacologist and after training at the Royal Postgraduate Medical School, he was appointed to the Chair of Clinical Pharmacology at the University of Liverpool. Sir Alasdair was knighted in 2004.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/8/prweb11018273.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Fox Insurance Company Awarded $3.3 Million in Arbitration Against Former Pharmacy Benefit Manager
2. Former Sanofi-aventis and US Oncology Executive Joins New Century Health as Chief Executive Officer
3. PAREXEL Appoints Former Senior FDA Official David Elder to Global Team of Strategic Compliance Experts
4. PharmaVentures Helps Secure Investor for Former MSD Research Site
5. Dr. Michael Yaremchuk, Leading Performer of Custom-Designed Facial Implants, Pioneers Bespoke Plastic Surgery
6. Former FDA Inspectors Train Medical Device, Pharmaceutical Companies How to Prepare for FDA Inspections of Their Quality Systems
7. Ceres Expands Board of Directors with former BP Chief Scientist and Undersecretary of Energy Steven Koonin
8. Former Stryker CEO Takes Reins at sBioMed
9. Lucas Bagnell Varga LLC Secures $17.4 Million Award For Former Applied Biosystems Executives
10. Non-Intrusive Black Mold Removal Procedure Released By Former Mold Remediation Specialist, MyCleaningProducts.com Explains
11. Delta Point Strengthens Management and Expands Consultancy Services with Addition of Former AstraZeneca Executive Michael Hickey
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/27/2017)... 2017  Kinexum, a distinguished resource for research, development ... appointment of Thomas C. Seoh as President ... Kinexum founder, who becomes Executive Chairman and will continue ... Thomas Seoh commented, "I am ... and lead the firm,s remarkable team of life science ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... , ... April 26, 2017 , ... ... teamed up with NASA to showcase the future of deep space exploration and ... (SLS) rocket and Orion spacecraft and includes a guest appearance by former Shuttle ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... ... April 25, 2017 , ... LABS, Inc. (LABS) announced ... added to its extensive test menu: Nucleic Acid Testing (NAT) for ZIKV; and Enzyme ... only able to offer NAT screening for blood donors under an Investigational New Drug ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... , ... April 26, 2017 , ... ... EMEA and North America this May on the following ... , Donald H. Taylor, Chairman of the Learning and Performance Institute will be ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/11/2017)... April 11, 2017 Crossmatch®, a globally-recognized ... solutions, today announced that it has been awarded ... Projects Activity (IARPA) to develop next-generation Presentation Attack ... "Innovation has been a driving force within ... will allow us to innovate and develop new ...
(Date:4/6/2017)... , April 6, 2017 Forecasts ... ANPR, Document Readers, by End-Use (Transportation & Logistics, Government ... Oil, Gas & Fossil Generation Facility, Nuclear Power), Industrial, ... Other) Are you looking for a definitive ... ...
(Date:4/4/2017)... , April 4, 2017   EyeLock LLC , ... that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) ... covers the linking of an iris image with a ... and represents the company,s 45 th issued patent. ... is very timely given the multi-modal biometric capabilities that ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):