Patrick Salmon

After qualifying as a physician Patrick Salmon spent several years in clinical medicine later entering the area of clinical research.

While working for Contract Research Organisation in Ireland and the UK, Patrick organised and ran phase 1, 2, and 3 studies. After a short period working with a pharmaceutical company, he joined the Irish regulatory agency in 1994 and has worked there since, assessing medical aspects of all types of applications.

His areas of involvement include clinical trial assessment; mutual recognition and decentralised applications; and centralised applications.

In 2000, Patrick became a member of the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) at the European Medicines Agency (EMA). Later in 2004, he became an Irish delegate on the Committee for Orphan Medicinal Products (COMP) also at the EMA.

Additional interests include Product Information and he is Chair of the CHMP ad hoc group on the SmPC (Summary of Product Characteristics) and the CMD(h) (Co-ordination group for Mutual Recognition and Decentralised Procedures (human)) subgroup on harmonisation of the SmPC.

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