Andreas FrankenData Officer at B.A.H.
Dr. Franken qualified in organic chemistry in Bonn (Germany) and completed there his PhD. Since 1997 he worked at the German Medicines Manufacturers Association (BAH) in Bonn, since 2004 as head of Clinical Research Department and as manager e-submission and since 2007 internal Data Protection Officer. He is also CEO of the German “Initative Better Medicines for Children”. He is chairperson of the German Joint Group on e-submission between industry and competent authorities. He is member of several EMA expert groups on telematics projects (xEVMPD, IDMP/SPOR, eCTD, Clinical Trial portal and database), of the ICH expert working groups on eCTD and ESTRI. He is head of the German DIN faculty “Health Informatics”and member of the corresponding ISO TC 215 working group. He is visiting lecturer in his topics at the universities of Bonn and Frankfurt.