Susan Wood and Ruth Lopert Participate in PharmedOut Conference

Associate Professor Susan Wood and Adjunct Professor Ruth Lopert spoke at the 2017 PharmedOut Conference, held June 15-16 at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, DC.

Wood participated in “Pharma Funded Patient Advocacy Groups: Panel Discussion” and Lopert presented on “How Industry Influences Trade Discourse and Why It Matters”.

Ruth Lopert Speaks at World Bank Roundtable

Adjunct Professor Ruth Lopert participated in a World Bank roundtable entitled “Killing them softly: How wasteful spending, is harming patients and health budgets, and the need for new policy,” on May 9.

Ruth Lopert Speaks at Algerian Ministry of Health Roundtable

Adjunct Professor Ruth Lopert participated in a roundtable on “Regulation & Control of Biologics & Biosimilars” in Algiers. The event was convened by the Algerian Ministry of Health, on April 24.

Ruth Lopert Speaks at Académie Nationale de Pharmacie and University of Strasbourg

Adjunct Professor Ruth Lopert gave an invited lecture to the French Académie Nationale de Pharmacie in Paris on March 29 on “Valuing Innovation in Medicines” and an invited lecture and masterclass on the “Regulation of Medicines: Comparing approaches of the FDA and EMA and implications of the 21St Century Cures Act” at the University of Strasbourg on March 30.

Ruth Lopert Authors Chapter in Pharmaceutical Policy Textbook

Adjunct Professor Ruth Lopert authored a chapter in a new textbook of pharmaceutical policy, “Pharmaceutical Policy in Bulgaria,” in Pharmaceutical Policy in Countries with Developing Healthcare Systems (ADIS, 2017).