Global Conference 2010
Vice President, Access to Medicines, Sanofi-Aventis
Robert Sebbag is Vice President, Access to Medicines, at Sanofi-aventis, helping to develop the company's access to medicines strategy for the Southern Hemisphere. Before joining Sanofi-aventis, Sebbag worked in Brussels for EFPIA, the European pharmaceutical industry association, on creating a communications platform for the pharmaceutical companies operating in Europe. Previously, he was senior vice president of communications for the vaccine company Aventis Pasteur (now Sanofi Pasteur). In addition, Sebbag teaches public health courses within the Paris hospital system, focusing on tropical parasitic diseases. Sebbag is active in the French Red Cross and has participated in numerous health missions in the Southern Hemisphere. He is a medical doctor with a specialty in tropical parasitic diseases and training in psychiatry.