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DIA 2021 Global Annual Meeting

Parents Just Don’t Understand: Does This Apply to Healthcare Too?

Session Chair(s)

Kim  Quaintance-Lunn

Kim Quaintance-Lunn

  • Vice President, US Regulatory Lead, Regulatory Affairs Americas
  • Bayer, United States
Parents of children will tell you that they frequently disagree. Have you considered that this also extends to treatment goals/risk tolerance for children with diseases? Hear how this information can be considered in drug development.
Learning Objective : Recognize differences in patient preferences between pediatric/adolescent patients and their parents; Discuss why these differences are important to understand;Identify opportunities to collect input from pediatric patients.


Jen  Horonjeff, PhD


Jen Horonjeff, PhD

  • Patient Advocate; Founder and Chief Executive Officer
  • Savvy Cooperative, United States
Aaron J Horowitz


Aaron J Horowitz

  • Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
  • Sproutel, United States
Susan  McCune, MD


Susan McCune, MD

  • Vice President, Pediatrics and Clinical Pharmacology
  • PPD, United States