Janis leads cross-functional activities in regulatory science and international health policy for IFPMA, while partnering with policy experts and stakeholders to strengthen the pharmaceutical regulatory environment.

She is responsible for guiding the organization’s regulatory team to successfully deliver its policy objectives and advocate for improved regulatory system strengthening.

Prior to joining IFPMA,Janis worked in quality assurance and regulatory compliance fora US-based multinational company that specializes in supplying custom value-added food products to a world leading food service and retail food brand.

Janis holds a Master of Science in Communication-Public Relations and a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture-Food Science.

Strong, capable, and efficient regulatory systems are fundamental to improving access to medicines and vaccines. All of us have a responsibility to engage in these conversations, collaborate, and improve the lives and livelihoods of patients globally.