Mátyás Szentiványi MD, PhD

Szentiványi Mátyás
General of the National Institute of Pharmacy and Nutrition

Mátyás Szentiványi MD PhD has graduated at Semmelweis University (Budapest) in 1992 where he received his PhD degree in 2002. Between 1992 and 1997 he was a Scientific Research Fellow and an Assistant Professor at Semmelweis University (Budapest). After that he had the opportunity to expand his professional knowledge as a scientific research fellow at the Medical College of Wisconsin (Milwaukee, USA) spending ghere 2 years. Between 2000 and 2005, he worked as a Clinical Research Associate, a Project Manager and a Clinical Research Manager at Quintiles Hungary Ltd. After 2005 he was a Scientific Consultant for 5 years and a Medical Director for 8 years at Roche (Hungary) Ltd. In addition he was an active member of the Communication Ethics Committee of Pharmaceutical Industry Associations (KEB) for 7 years. Since October 2018 he is the Director General of the National Institute of Pharmacy and Nutrition, where he is trying to utilize the experience he gained during his research and healthcare services for the benefit of the Institute and for the whole HUngarian population.

Keynote 2023