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Manager, Regulatory Affairs
Base/Location: Montreal, Quebec
NGO Partner: CARE USA
Assignment Location: New Delhi, India.
Duration: August 2009 – February 2010
Fellowship Title: Manager, Regulatory Affairs
Arshia has worked for Pfizer Canada since June 2001 and is currently a Manager, Regulatory Affairs focusing on the cardiovascular and metabolic diseases portfolios. She has played an active role in the Canadian regulatory environment through her work in Regulatory Affairs, Regulatory Policy and Intelligence and as a Regulatory/Legal Liaison.
As a Fellow, she will work with the CARE India Programme, to support the Integrated Nutrition and Health Project which is currently focused on enhancing the capacity of government and community accountability mechanisms for sustained reductions in infant mortality and child malnutrition. She believes that volunteering with CARE is an extraordinary opportunity to give back to society while learning about the needs of others. She hopes to enhance her leadership skills, global perspective and develop new skills and insights to bring back to Pfizer.
CARE is a leading humanitarian organization fighting global poverty. CAREŭs mission is to serve individuals and families in the poorest communities in the world.