Tina Rees, Ferring Pharmaceuticals - Qepler Summits And Conferences

Tina Rees

Associate Director-Human Factors
Ferring Pharmaceuticals
New York, USA
Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Tina Rees is the Associate Director of Human Factors at Ferring Pharmaceuticals, where she is responsible for the development and implementation of Human Factors and Usability Engineering processes into the overall product development process.

Prior to her move to Ferring, she was a Principal Research Scientist in Human Factors at Eli Lilly, focusing on human factors usability within the diabetes division.

She has conducted many formative and summative usability studies and has participated in a number of submissions to regulatory authorities resulting in clearance of medical devices and approval of combination products.

She received her Ph.D. in Biomedical Research from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. She is a strong proponent of human centered design processes and incorporating human factors early into the device development process.

Related Sessions:

Inhaled Drug Delivery
Summit 2019

Assess and harness novel approaches to the development of inhaled drug products for enhanced patient care.
  • 23 May 2019
  • Berlin, DE
  • Pharma
Day 1: Thursday, 23 May 2019
BLOCK: FORMULATION, DEVELOPMENT & DESIGN.
CASE STUDY: Considering Human Factors in Inhaled Drug Products..
  • Review the regulatory requirements for Human Factors in Drug/Device products.
  • Discuss unique considerations for inhaled products.
  • Address some common pitfalls in Human Factors submissions.
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