Gillian is a pharmaceutical physician and regulatory medical writer with over 30 years’ clinical and industry experience. In 2006 Gillian established Sylexis Ltd. to offer regulatory writing services for pharmaceutical and medical device clients. She also provides medical monitoring and gives regulatory writing training workshops. In 2016, Gillian published an article about CER writing from the medical writer’s perspective:
Gillian has broad pharmaceutical and medical devices experience across a wide range of therapeutic areas, e.g. cardiology, orthopaedics, clinical pharmacology, ophthalmology, diabetes and gynaecology. Over the years she has written numerous clinical study reports, clinical evaluation reports, clinical summaries and overviews, and various clinical trial documents.
Gillian trained in medicine and was a research physician in academia and phase I-II contract research; a clinical project manager for phase III trials with Pfizer GRD; and also with a pharmaceutical and medical devices consultancy. She is a member of the Royal College of Physicians and Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine, has an MBA and an MSc in Clinical Pharmacology. Gillian is an active member of the European Medical Writers Association (EMWA) where she gives workshops on literature reviews, transferable skills in pharmaceutical and medical device writing, drug safety and ICH-GCP. She was EMWA Treasurer from 2009 to 2013 and is a member of EMWA’s medical devices special interest group.