2018 Winners

We are thrilled to announce the winners and nominees for this year's Awards for Regulatory Excellence, following careful consideration of all entries by our prestigious panel of judges.

Winners were announced at a formal dinner held at One Moorgate Place in London on 1 November.

COMMUNICATIONS STARSCommunication

  • WINNER: Marjorie Zettler - Cardinal Health, USA
  • Global Regulatory Affairs Community (GRAC) - PRA Health Sciences, UK
  • Marie Deneux - VCLS, Voisin Consulting Life Sciences, France
  • Nancy Smerkanich - University of Southern California, USA


CONTRIBUTION STARSContribution

  • WINNER: Mike McConnell - DLRC, UK
  • Andrew Marr - Marr Consultancy, UK
  • Caroline Le Doré - Sanofi, France
  • Julie Warner - Alan Boyd Consultants, UK
  • Maurizio Suppo - Qarad, Belgium


EDUCATION STARSEducation

  • WINNER: Nathalie Schultze and team - F Hoffman-La Roche Ltd, Switzerland *
  • Peter Embley - VCLS, Voisin Consulting Life Sciences, UK
  • Sanofi GRA ODYSSEY - Sanofi, France
  • Sherael Webley - University of Hertfordshire, UK

* F Hoffman-La Roche team members: Nathalie Schultze (lead), Valerie Murer, Heidi Kern, Matthieu Peigne, Arlene Bartolome, Jennifer Rilstone, Louise Hayes
 

FUTURES STARSFutures

  • WINNER: Diamond BioPharm - UK **
  • Emilia Heimann - Immunicum AB, Sweden
  • Natasha Nesterova-Smith - Alan Boyd Consultants, UK 

** Diamond BioPharm team members: David McCarthy, Maria Fernandez, Harriet Dolding, Maureen Graham
 

HORIZON STARSHorizon

  • WINNER: Magda Bujar - CIRS, UK
  • Francois Hebraud - F Hoffman-La Roche Ltd, Switzerland 
  • Jenny R Cochran - Cardinal Health Regulatory Sciences, USA
  • Vatsala Patel - Regulis, UK


INNOVATIONInnovation

  • WINNER: Viagra Connect Team - Pfizer, UK ***
  • eIFU Service - Qarad, Belgium
  • Stuart McCully - Syneos Health, UK

*** Viagra Connect team members: Kate Stockman, Anna Nightingale, Michelle Riddalls

INSPIRATIONInspiration

  • WINNER: Raquel Mura - Sanofi, France
  • Bao Le - Sanofi, USA
  • Sylvia Lobo - Pfizer, UK


SUPPORT STARSSupport

  • WINNER: Diamond BioPharm - UK ****
  • Acorn Regulatory - Ireland
  • Alan Boyd Consultants - UK
  • Regulis - UK
  • Global Regulatory Consulting - Syneos Health, UK

**** Diamond BioPharm team members: Amy Lindley, David McCarthy, Maria Fernandez, Harriet Dolding, Francois Rugiero, Antony Appleyard, Amanda Cross, Kim Mason, Maureen Graham

Lifetime Achievement

  • WINNER: Tomas Salmonson - Swedish Medical Products Agency