Search: 2018 EU Meeting Faculty
Results 1 - 4 of 4

John Gonzalez

Director
Solanum Medical Communications Ltd


Type of Company:
Communications Agency
Professional Degrees: CMPP, PhD
Other Degrees*: B Pharm
CMPP Certified: (9/2011)

Bio: John is a UK registered pharmacist who spent the first part of his career in academia, completing his PhD in neuroscience and subsequently lecturing in pharmacology. For the past 30 years he has worked in the publishing, healthcare agency and pharmaceutical industry sectors. He started in healthcare communications and publishing by joining Adis International (now part of the Springer Group) where he held several roles including General Manager (Germany), Business Development Director and Editorial Director. John then joined AstraZeneca in 2000 as a Global Publications Manager working in the neurology, pain, anaesthesia and psychiatry areas. He then moved into Global Professional Relations at AstraZeneca in the psychiatry field - a position he held for 3 years. From 2008 to 2016 John was in leadership roles in the Global Publications Group at AstraZeneca Medical Affairs at Alderley Park, UK. He was responsible for publications skills development and was Director of Publications Policy until August 2013.Thereafter he became Therapy Area Publications Director for the CNS, GI and Infection franchise. John has been a member of the Medical Publishing Insights & Practices (MPIP) Initiative Steering Committee Secretary on the ISMPP Board of Trustees. He is currently a member of the CMPP Board of Trustees. John has set up Solanum Medical Communications Ltd which is based at the BioHub at Alderley Park in Macclesfield, UK. Solanum provides consultancy to the pharmaceutical, biotech and device industries on medical publications policy, strategy, planning, guidelines and ethics.

Trish Groves

Editor-in-Chief
BMJ Publishing


Bio: Trish Groves (MBBS, MRCPsych) has worked at BMJ since 1989. She is now director of academic outreach, BMJ; honorary deputy editor, The BMJ; and editor-in-chief of BMJ Open. Through various initiatives Trish aims to champion science that is open and transparent and reduces research waste. She spends about a quarter of her time travelling and speaking, directly supporting health researchers through outreach, and focusing on capability building - particularly in relation to the BMJ Research to Publication (http://rtop.bmj.com/) eLearning programme. She has published widely, particularly as a coauthor of research reporting guidelines such as the CONSORT 2010 statement on clinical trials https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=OMJJMOEAAAAJ&hl=en

Susan Hasmall

Medical writer and consultant
Freelance


Type of Company:
Consultant/Freelance
Other Degrees*: MSc

Bio: Susan Hasmall is a freelance medical writer and communications specialist with a strong scientific background and 15 years' experience in medical communications. Susan has a degree in Biological Sciences and after a year of post-graduate research was awarded an MSc for her thesis. She became a research scientist at Zeneca (formerly ICI), where her research interests included cancer biology, cell signalling, hepatic biochemistry and endocrine function. Susan has authored many research articles and meeting abstracts. Susan took her first step toward becoming a medical communications professional in 2001, when she joined Gardiner-Caldwell Communications as a medical writer. She developed within the Gardiner-Caldwell Communications and GeoMed agencies to become VP, Medical and Scientific Services at GeoMed. A position she held for five years. Susan held similar positions at other agencies in the KnowledgePoint360 group (now Ashfield Healthcare) prior to commencing her current freelance role.

Anne-Sophie Henry-Eude

Head of Documents Access and Publication Service
European Medicines Agency