Laura Gomes Castanheira
Laura Gomes Castanheira is a pharmacist (graduated in 2002). She has a master degree in immunology (since 2004). She has been with ANVISA since 2005. Ms Gomes Castanheira is the Head of Safety and Efficacy Evaluation office in ANVISA since 2009. This office is responsible for biological and new drugs licensing and clinical trials. From 2007 to 2009 she was the coordinator of biological products coordination at ANVISA. From 2005 to 2007 she was a specialist responsible of biological marketing authorization dossiers analysis at ANVISA. From 2004 to 2005 she was a teacher and researcher at a private university in Brazil (Faminas). She worked at the Immunology department at this university.