HBA St. Louis is excited to announce the latest career news for chapter board member Danielle Burroughs. Danielle has recently joined the quality and regulatory affairs team at Avadel Pharmaceuticals, located in the metropolitan St. Louis area, in the new role of director, pharmacovigilance. Avadel Pharmaceuticals is a specialty pharmaceutical company that seeks to develop differentiated pharmaceutical products that are safe, effective and easy to take through formulation development, by utilizing its proprietary drug delivery technology and in-licensing / acquiring new products; ultimately, helping patients adhere to their prescribed medical treatment and see better results. Avadel currently markets products in the hospital and primary care spaces
Danielle will be responsible for developing the strategy and system for pharmacovigilance and medical information necessary to support both the company’s marketed and investigational products. This will involve working with third-party partners to ensure adverse drug event reports and medical information requests are processed effectively, efficiently and in compliance with all regulations. This role will also encompass product safety reporting as well as all other functions associated with drug safety.
Danielle is well-suited for this important leadership role given her long experience in this area. She began her career as a nuclear pharmacist and then, as she developed additional skills and knowledge through multiple assignments in the drug safety area, moved into management roles and assumed increasing levels of responsibility. Her career with Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals spanned 20 years, where she managed a team of 15 professionals in addition to third-party service providers in the processing, reporting and analyzing of adverse drug events for over a hundred products.
Congratulations Danielle on this new role. Your expertise and achievements in the healthcare industry will be a great addition to Avadel Pharmaceuticals.
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