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Ivan Ross Vrana

Since joining H+K as an Associate in 2015, Ivan Ross has worked on numerous files including National Access Cannabis, Nomis, Seqirus, Boiron, Canadian Commercial Growing Solutions, Neighbourhood Pharmacies Association of Canada, and Innovative Medicines Canada.

Ivan Ross Vrána worked for the Federal Government for over 18 years. He started his career at the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) as a policy analyst. He worked on various pricing and compliance policies supporting the PMPRB’s legal and economic analysis units. He went on to work at Health Canada in the: Strategic Policy Branch; Health Products and Food Branch; and the Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch. His work primarily focused on pharmaceutical policy at both the Federal and Provincial levels. He was a Member and Chair of various F/P/T Working Groups that examined issues such as bulk purchasing; internet pharmacies; patent policy; alcohol policy; and access to marijuana for medical purposes.