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Monday, June 25 • 11:00am - 12:15pm
#118: How Can We Optimally Incorporate Real World Evidence into Regulatory Decision-Making?

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Component Type: Forum
Level: Intermediate
CE: ACPE 1.25 Knowledge UAN: 0286-0000-18-530-L04-P; CME 1.25; IACET 1.25; RN 1.25

Why has the utilization of real-world data to assess efficacy lagged relative to the application of real-world safety data? Important questions must be addressed concerning efficacy data quality, endpoint surrogacy, and overall study design. This session will bring together global regulators, healthcare technologists, and drug developers to tackle the practical challenges, so that real world evidence can be more optimally incorporated into regulatory decision making.

Learning Objectives

Identify how real-world data must be collected, analyzed and reported in order to be useful in regulatory decision-making beyond the post-market safety surveillance setting.


Jeffrey N. Stuart


EMA Perspective
Tânia Teixeira, PharmD

Regulatory Perspective
Nikolai Constantin Brun

Patient Perspective
Jeff Allen, PhD

FDA Perspective
Jacqueline A. Corrigan-Curay

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Jeff Allen

President and Chief Executive Officer, Friends of Cancer Research
Jeff Allen is President and CEO of Friends of Cancer Research (Friends). Friends is an advocacy organization based in Washington, DC that drives collaboration among partners from every healthcare sector to power advances in science, policy, and regulation that speed life-saving treatments... Read More →
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Nikolai Brun

Director of Division for Medical Evaluation and Biostatistics, Danish Medicines Agency
Degrees from University of Copenhagen, with PhD studies at University of Pennsylvania Background and experience as a practicing physician in the clinical field (Pediatrics) and later in research and development of pharmaceuticals in the Biotech and Pharmaceutical Industry for 17 years... Read More →
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Jacqueline Corrigan-Curay

Director, Office of Medical Policy, CDER, FDA
Jacqueline Corrigan-Curay, J.D., M.D., serves as Director of the Office of Medical Policy (OMP) in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, FDA. OMP is comprised of the Office of Prescription Drug Promotion (OPDP) and the Office of Medical Policy Initiatives (OMPI). Dr. Corrigan-Curay... Read More →
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Jeffrey Stuart

Executive Director, Global Regulatory Affairs, Merck & Co., Inc.
Jeff Stuart is a Regulatory Affairs Certified professional whose current interests include immunooncology and precision medicine. He has served as a speaker, session organizer, and steering committee member for several DIA events and has authored numerous scientific publications... Read More →
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Tânia Teixeira

EMA Official at the FDA, European Medicines Agency
Tania Teixeira is the EMA Liaison Official to FDA. She started her career in the pharmaceutical industry and joined EMA in 2004. She held positions as a Head of service for Referrals, dealing with emerging concerns which require a harmonised position across the EU, and as Product... Read More →

Monday June 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:15pm
Room 205AB Boston Convention and Exhibition Center 415 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210 USA