IFPMA 2014 interview series ‘What’s an innovation ecosystem from an industry perspective’

Published on: 23 September 2014



In this interview IFPMA President, Dr John Lechleiter, talks about vital components of the innovation ecosystem that need to be in place to bring value to patients. Dr Lechleiter discusses the need for an enabling environment that allows for greater investments in R&D through adequate incentives and efficient allocation of human and financial resources. He also underscores the need for efficient regulatory systems that are predictable, consistent, transparent, and scientifically rigorous to ensure quality, safety and efficacy of the products delivered.