About ISoP - Advisory Board 2019 - 2022 - Biographies
Deirdre McCarthy is a Senior Director in IQVIA’s Project Leadership and Strategic Solutions group, based in Boston, MA.
She has most recently held the position of Acting Regional Head, Latin America, Medical Information and Pharmacovigilance Services, responsible for a team of 70 bilingual Safety and MI specialists. Prior to this she was a Product Specialist supporting the PV Delivery Strategy and Budgeting team, responsible for solution architecting for the full spectrum of technology-enabled integrated PV services.
Deirdre is a Fellow of ISoP and serves as the ISoP Secretary General on the Executive Committee. She holds a Degree in Biochemistry from Trinity College Dublin and a Masters in Pharmacovigilance from University of Hertfordshire, UK.
Deirdre previously served as global head of Quintiles’ Benefit-Risk Management team, global head of post-marketing safety services, Director of Safety Operations for Europe, Director of Customer Delivery Europe (clinical trial and post-marketing services) and head of our QPPV and EU post-marketing safety team where she was responsible of delivery of all aspects of EU safety services including PSMF creation, signal detection, inspection support, literature search, contract QPPVs.
Prior to joining Quintiles, Deirdre held positions in pharmacovigilance in the Irish Medicines Board as well as in industry.
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M.H. Chalbi Belkahia
Mary R. Couper
David J Finney (1917-2018)
Andrew Herxheimer (1925-2016)
Ronald Mann (1928-2013)
Rene-Jean Royer (1931-2016)
Giampaolo Velo (1943-2017)