Raquel BillionesAssociate Director, Medical Writing at Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Switzerland
Raquel Billiones, PhD. has been a regulatory writer for over 15 years, covering both pharmaceuticals and medical devices. Her core competencies include clinical trials and submissions documents, public disclosure and data protection, and project and people management. Over the years, she took on a wide range of industry positions, as freelancer, as employed regulatory writer, and as head of medical writing departments in the CRO and big pharma settings. Her current role is Associate Director in Medical Writing at Alexion Pharmaceutical, based in Zurich, Switzerland.
Raquel is an active member of the European Medical Writers Association (EMWA), serving in the various roles, including Editor-in-Chief of the EMWA journal Medical Writing, Education Committee member and workshop leader (“Data Transparency and Protection in Clinical Trial Documents: Compliance with EMA Policy 0070 and the GDPR”), and co-founder of the EMWA special interest groups for Medical Device and for Sustainability.