Career Profile

  • May 20172011

    ESP BioScience

    Freelance Account Director

    • Delivery of international scientific symposia and advisory board meetings
    • Creation of European stand-alone meetings programme and supporting meetings-in-a-box toolkits
    • Scientific publications planning and management
    • Client relationship management and organic and new business development

  • 20102004

    Phase IV Communications

    Account Director

    • Development of NHS-pharmaceutical industry corporate communications programmes
    • NHS strategy development

  • 20042003

    ScopeMedical

     Senior Account Manager

    • Management and direction of key projects, reporting to the managing director
    • Regional advisory board meeting series with PCO executives for a pre-launch urology product
    • Symposium management at the British Society of Gastroenterology annual congress with production of support publications and a meeting report
    • Cardiovascular patient management programme for GPs
    • Development and production of a video for patients with diabetes

  • 20032002

    Major Healthcare Communication Agencies

     Freelance Communication Projects

  • 20022000

    Ethical Strategies

    Senior Consultant

    Responsibilities included:

    • Management and direction of key client programmes reporting directly to the managing director.  Implementation of integrated public relations and medical education programmes for STDs and dermatology products
    • International congress activities including symposia organization and product support materials
    • Opinion leader development programmes including dermatology expert panel
    • Dermatology website content development and management

  • 20001995

    Medical Action Communications (Quintiles)

    Account Manager

    • Extensive experience gained of integrated communications programmes encompassing satellite symposia at medical congress, exhibition stand activities, opinion leader programmes and internal training resources
    • Scientific management of international expert ophthalmology meeting leading to ophthalmology guidelines development and publication
    • Diabetes journal development, production and distribution

  • 19951992

    TMG Healthcare

    Account Executive

    • Responsible for organizing satellite symposia and spin-off materials, sole sponsored journals and patient communications programmes

Education

  • 1986start

    BSc Pharmacology

    King’s College, University of London

    GCE ‘A’ levels (Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry)

    GCE ‘O’ Levels (Mathematics, Statistics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, English Language, English Literature, French)