Professor Andy Stergachis
Andy Stergachis is Professor of Pharmacy and Global Health and Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology and Health Services, Director of the Global Medicines Program, and Associate Dean for Research, Graduate Studies and New Initiatives, School of Pharmacy, UW. He is an author of 137 peer-reviewed publications in areas such as pharmacovigilance, pharmaceutical outcomes, and clinical epidemiology and is Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the American Pharmacists Association. He is an elected member of the National Academy of Medicine, member of the Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee for the US FDA, and a member of Advisory Group to Global Alert and Response for the WHO. He served as senior advisor to the Gates Foundation’s Safety Surveillance Working Group, is Chair of the Malaria in Pregnancy Consortium Safety Working Group, and Fellow of the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology. He has conducted pharmacovigilance trainings in numerous countries, e.g., Namibia, Vietnam, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Zimbabwe, China, India, Kenya, Bangladesh, Eritrea, and Ukraine.