Medical Affairs

Healixia_BeAPP.jpgThe Healixia Medical Affairs domain (former BeAPP) represents pharmaceutical medicine professionals working in or for the pharmaceutical industry. We are taking an ambassador role for Pharmaceutical Medicine, with focus on Medical Affairs.

Our mission:

  • be and make our members ambassadors for the profession of Medical Affairs
  • support professionals and professionalization in Pharmaceutical Medicine
  • organize education
  • be an network for our members

Academic Achievements

We strive to get Pharmaceutical Medicine (PM) officially recognized in Belgium.
These efforts led to:

  • the creation of Pharmed, a recognized educational program in PM (logo Pharmed with permission)
  • the creation of the Belgian College of Pharmaceutical Medicine (BCPM) in 2001, in conjunction with both Belgian Medicine Academia (Flemish and French speaking) and the Fellowship in Pharmaceutical Medicine
  • the introduction of an official request for recognition as specialist in “Pharmaceutical Medicine” in 2014.

Healixia Medical Affairs Education Group

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We can rely on our Healixia Medical Affairs Education Group for the elaboration of our trainings/events/sessions on the topics with a link to Medical Affairs. You can find the members here:

  • Koen Raeymaekers - Amgen (Chair)
  • Philippe Vandeven - PV Consult
  • Kristel Janssens - HealtHA
  • Sarah Tavernier - Daiichi Sankyo
  • Caroline Van den Eede - Amgen
  • Ina Gesquiere - AstraZeneca
  • Muriel Gazin - Galapagos
  • Frank Vanderdonck - AxTalis
  • Lisa Thyrion - AstraZeneca
  • Tine Cuppens - AstraZeneca
  • Cédric Deracourt - AstraZeneca

Medical Affairs Agenda

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    29 September '23

    Healixia lunchmeeting: How data can save lives!


    Hans Constandt will guide us through the trends in Health Data (eg EHDS), the role of the Belgian Health Data Agency (HDA), the use of cutting edge technology like SOLID and Health Data Vaults and what impact this all can have.