Christophe Perrin is a French pharmacist since 1992 with a MSc in Public Health earned at the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Belgium in 2004. He has worked in clinical research for oncology and diabetes medicines for 10 years, before doing several field missions for humanitarian organizations, including Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and Pharmaciens Sans Frontières. Since 2005, he has focused his work on the challenges that affect the supply of quality-assured and affordable medicines in limited-resource countries, as well as the R&D for infectious diseases treatment (including tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, neglected tropical diseases, emerging diseases). After 2 years as Pharmaceutical Coordinator of MSF Access Campaign, he provides since January 2016 support on pharmaceutical advocacy to MSF on specific dossiers, such as access to Tuberculosis medicines.
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