John Borg

John Borg

Maltese Medicines Agency

Prof John Borg is a Pharmacist, specialized in Pharmacology currently serves as a Director at the Maltese Medicines Agency (ADM) and is responsible for EU centralised medicinal product evaluations; pharmacovigilance; EU scientific advice and clinical trials at the Maltese Medicines Agency. 

Prof. Borg’s professional trajectory has touched several areas of expertise from CMC, pre-clinical and clinical studies assessments as well as R&D of Ion Channel modulators, along with his commitment to teaching and regulatory activity, such as: national and international regulatory activities for the European union; preparation, evaluation and coordination of Research Projects; participation in international bodies etc. 

Maltese member of the European Medicines Agencies’ Committee for Human Medicinal Products (CHMP); member of the Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC); Co-Chair of the European Union Pharmacovigilance Oversight Group; member of the Paediatric Committee (PDCO); member of the Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT); and member of the biologics working party (BWP) at the European Medicines Agency. 

John Borg trained at the University of Bristol and has published numerous scientific publications as well as chapters in books. He is also a Visiting Professor at the School of Pharmacy, University of TOR Vergata, Rome, Italy.