May
24-25
2017
Dr. Derick Mitchell

Dr. Derick Mitchell

IPPOSI Irish Platform for Patient Organisations, Science and Industry

Chief Executive of IPPOSI

@IPPOSI#FHSum

From 2011-2015, Derick was Communications Manager with the EU Joint Programme – Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND), where he was responsible for developing external communications strategies and supporting stakeholder engagement activities with patient organisations, researchers and industry across Europe.

 

Derick has over eight years experience of management, advocacy, scientific communications and patient/public engagement, through previous positions at both the European and the national level (JPND, BBMRI Stakeholders’ Forum, REMEDI NUI Galway) and has a strong interest in the area of patient and public involvement in research.

 

Derick is a member of a number of national and international boards including the Health Informatics Society of Ireland (HISI), the EHealth Ireland committee; the oversight committee for the National Rare Disease Plan; the Medical and Life Sciences Committee of the Royal Irish Academy, the International Advisory Board of the HRB-Trials Methodology Research Network; the HIQA Research Ethics & HTA Advisory Boards, among others.

 

Derick graduated with a BSc. (Hons) in Biotechnology from NUI Galway (2000) followed by a PhD in Molecular Medicine from University College Dublin (2004).  Outside of IPPOSI, Derick spends his free time attempting to influence his two toddler daughters.

 

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