Anne-Cécile Vuillemin

Ministry of Health, Luxembourg

PharmD in Pharmacy and Master’s degree in Toxicology (University Paris Descartes, Paris, France).

Before joining the Directorate of health in Luxembourg in 2017, I held various positions as qualified person in pharmacovigilance and medical information in the pharmaceutical industry, gathering 15 years of experience in the area of ​​vigilances for medicines and healthcare products.

Currently Pharmacist Inspector, Responsible Person for Pharmacovigilance at the at the Directorate of Health (Division of Pharmacy and Medicines) in Luxembourg and alternate member at the Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) at the European Medicines Agency (EMA), I am collaborating with national, European and international instances to ensure the safe and proper use of medicinal products within a favorable benefit-risk balance.

Since launch of the pilot phase for Medicinal Cannabis in Luxembourg early 2019, I am in charge of the safe and effective implementation of medicinal cannabis in Luxembourg, including monitoring of potential abuse and misuse. Therewith, I am providing operational support for the pilot phase, coordinating with Ministry of health and am member of the national scientific committee for medicinal cannabis.