Margeret Walters

Excellence in Service Award

Margaret Walters joined Merck Sharp & Dohme Ltd. in 1987 and is currently the Deputy EU Qualified Person for Pharmacovigilance (QPPV). Prior to this Margaret spent ten years in basic research with the Wellcome Foundation. A long-term member of the EFPIA PV EWG, Margaret has participated in the ICH process, co-chaired the EU PhRMA PV team, was part of the pre-ICH MedDRA team at the MHRA, co-chaired the EMA Joint Task Force on Electronic Submissions and represented EFPIA to the EudraVigilance Steering Committee and Expert Working Group. Margaret has also authored papers on parasitology and drug safety and has acted a guest lecturer to two Postgraduate Pharmacovigilance programs in the UK.