Global Therapeutic Area Head - Global Clinical Safety and Pharmacovigilance at CSL Behring
Mircea Ciuca, MD is currently Global Therapeutic Area Head (Respiratory & Transplant) in Clinical Safety and Pharmacovigilance department at CSL Behring. He is leading a team of safety physicians involved in all aspects of pharmacovigilance, in both development and post-marketing settings.
Mr. Ciuca has about 15 years of experience in drug safety. Prior to join CSL Behring, he held various positions (Global Head Medical & Clinical Drug Safety, Deputy QPPV, Senior Pharmacovigilance Medical Manager, Drug Safety Advisor) at large/midsize pharmaceutical companies in The Netherlands and Switzerland, after successfully establishing and leading the medical-scientific department of a medium-size CRO in Rotterdam.
After graduating from University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Bucharest Romania, he became specialist in Emergency Medicine, and later in Obstetrics & Gynecology. He was involved in clinical practice and academic teaching for about 12 years. Later he has completed postgraduate studies in Pharmacovigilance at University of Hertfordshire, UK.
PV challenges during pandemic
- Safety of patients
- Safety processes
- Adaptability and resilience