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Andrzej Ryś

Director for Health Systems, Medical Products and Innovation in DG SANTE

European Commission

Director responsible for health systems, medical products and innovation Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety, European Commission. Alternate Member of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) Board. Medical doctor specialized in radiology and public health, graduate of Jagiellonian University, Krakow (Poland). Previous and other positions

2011: Director for Health Systems and Products in the Directorate- General for Health and Food Safety, European Commission

2006: Director for Public Health and Risk Assessment in the Directorate-General for Health and Consumers, European Commission

  2003: Founder and Director of the Center for Innovation and Technology Transfer at Jagiellonian University (Krakow, Poland)

 1999-2002: Deputy Minister of Health in Poland. Member of the Polish accession negotiators team

 1997-1999: Director of Krakow’s city health department

 1991-1997: Founder and Director of the School of Public Health at the Jagiellonian University

Panel 1 - Realising the Potential of Health Data