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Asim Rauf

Chief Executive Officer, Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan [DRAP]

Asim Rauf
Bio: Mr. Asim Rauf, is currently working as Chief Executive Officer of Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan since 2019. He has a post graduate degree in Pharmaceutics and working in the field of pharmaceutical sciences from last 26 years. He earned a good repute among national and international health experts community. His vast and progressive experience includes management and decision-making level
positions in the field of pharmaceutical manufacturing, supply chain, implementation of drug regulations, hospital pharmacy management and connoisseur drug information. While working with the national regulatory authority and ministry of national health, he earned experience of developing, reviewing and implementation of policies and regulations for all types of Therapeutic Goods. He raised voice at key platform and advocated rational use of medicines (RUM) in the country. He has visited hundreds of pharmaceutical manufacturing units at domestic and international level for the purpose of GMP audit, both in individual capacity and as team member. He has geared up DRAP to achieve WLA status and PIC/s membership, through transformation of national regulatory framework on modern scientific evidence
based system.

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