Susan Bhatti PhD

Merck KGaA

Susan has spent over 20 years working in regulatory affairs in both the pharmaceutical industry and the CRO industry. She can therefore share many years of experience of interacting with European regulatory authorities and is an expert in European regulatory requirements. She has been responsible for the submission of clinical trial applications and marketing authorisation applications in many countries in Europe as well as participating in scientific advice meetings with the EMA and national regulatory authorities. Over the years she has had first-hand experience of the increasing complexity of the regulatory environment that has accompanied the growth of the European Union. Susan was elected Vice President of EMWA in May 2011 and served as President from May 2012 to May 2013.