Tomáš Tesař, PharmD, PhD, MBA
Union Health Insurance Fund, Slovakia
Dr. Tesar is Head of the Department of Organisation and Management in Pharmacy at Pharmaceutical Faculty at Comenius University where he is an associate professor. He has a deep experience in health technology assessment and as payer was a member of the Reimbursement Committee for Drugs of the Slovak Ministry of Health for several years, acting on behalf of Union Health Insurance Fund. Tomas brings also his European exprience was a Member of the Executive Board of the EUnetHTA JA3 project and Member of the group of experts concerning Pharmaceutical preparations EPD of the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines in Strasbourg, France. Tomas was a member of European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption (ESAC) project and Self-Medication with Antibiotics and Resistance Levels in Europe (SAR) project. Dr. Tesar holds a PharmD, a PhD, a MBA and a MPH. He is a member of the Committee for drug policy in Union Health Insurance fund.