Juan García-Burgos

Juan García-Burgos is Section Head for Public Information and Stakeholder Networking in Medical Information.

He qualified as a Medical Doctor from the University of Autonoma in Madrid having specialised in urology.

Juan worked as an urologist surgeon at the hospital Gregorio Maranon in Madrid. He joined the European Medicines Agency in 2002 as Product Team Leader and responsible for the Secretariat of the Efficacy Working Party within the Safety and Efficacy Sector.

He then took up new responsibilities in 2005 by joining the Medical Information Sector where he is currently Section Head for Public Information and Stakeholder Networking. The Section is responsible for preparing information for the public on medicines that the Agency evaluates as well as for the interaction with Patients, Consumers and HealthCare Professionals' Organisations.


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