Emma recently joined Axon and has over 10 years of experience in the field of medical communications and medical education. Emma holds a BSc honours degree in Pharmacology from the University of Leeds and received her Doctorate from Imperial College, London.
Emma has extensive experience of working across and managing a number of global pharmaceutical accounts. She is routinely involved in managing the medical communication activities for a number of clients and has in depth knowledge and experience of managing and executing strategic planning of programmes, implementing pre-launch and launch medical education campaigns, KOL development programmes, advisory board and standalone meetings and symposia, publications planning, and development of digital aspects of accounts.
Emma has a wide range of therapeutic experience, and has worked in the area of rare diseases, particularly rare genetically inherited diseases, for the last six years. This includes working on ILARIS (Novartis) 2 years for the treatment of Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes (CAPS) and Active Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (SJIA), Replagal (Shire) 4 years for the treatment of Fabry disease and Elaprase (Shire) 1 year for the treatment of Hunter Syndrome. Her experience also includes cardiovascular disease, diabetes, autoimmune diseases, osteoporosis and gout.
Emma has played Spanish classical guitar since the age of seven and is a keen runner having run the London marathon!