WILLY SOTO CORDERO
Address: Moravia **mts east of Convento Hermanas Clarisas.
Nationality: Costa Rica
Costa Rican pharmacist with more than 15 years of work experience, passionate about LifeSciences.
In this area I have worked as a Clinical Research Associate, Business Development of Orphan Drugs and I am currently a Founding Member of the Scientific Ethics Committee of the Ministry of Health of Costa Rica. This Committee is responsible according to law 9234 of the approval and follow-up of Clinical Trials Phase 1 and Pharmaceutical Bioequivalence in the country.
Previously I have successfully held positions in the pharmaceutical industry as a Medical Representative and Community Pharmacist. I have had the opportunity to work in different countries like Panama and Spain, this experience has enriched positively my career.
Centro de Estudios Superiores de la Industria Farmacéutica de Barcelona, Spain. (CESIF)2015-2016
Master's Degree in Clinical Trials & Medical Affairs
Universidad de Iberoamérica UNIBE 2000-2004
Pharm. D (Pharmacy Degree)
Ministry of Health of Costa Rica. Feb 18- Currently (Part time)
Member of the Scientific Ethics Committee
Evaluate and approve clinical study protocols for Phase I and Bioequivalence submitted to the Ministry of Health of Costa Rica.
Audit approved studies, approval of amendments, notification of serious adverse events, evaluation of quarterly report of principal investigator and conduct audits of research sites.
Establish the Certification Procedures of the Scientific Committee before the National Health Research Council. Development of operating manuals, guides and SOP s
Bio Plus Care Nov-17 a Feb-18
Business Development Orphan Drugs (Sales)
Participate in scientific meetings with the assigned physicians and share papers and innovative articles mainly in the area of clinical studies.
Create relationships with patient associations and stakeholders
Sourcing of new orphan drugs to introduce to the Social Security System (CCSS) according to established requirements regarding price, indications, pharmaceutical form, and quantity of purchase.
Visit the key opinion leaders once a month or as assigned, with the information of products according to company portfolio.
Takeda Vaccines Nov-16 a Nov- 17 (Panamá)
Clinical Research Associate Tier 1
Monitor Phase III of Clinical Trial (pediatric vaccine ) of Takeda Pharma. Panama City.
Farmacias Plus (Plaza América) Aug . 2011 - Nov 2015
Dispatch of prescriptions, application of injectables, taking blood pressure and pharmaceutical care.
Asofarma Central America Abr-2008- Jun-2011
Assigned territories: Heredia, Guápiles, Moravia, Coronado, Clínica Católica. Products: Dolgenal, Idena, Clinfol.
SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS
English level C1 according to the Common European Framework (Certified)
Management of Microsoft Office computing packages user level.
Incorporated to the College of Pharmacists of Costa Rica, No. 2527.
Certificate in Good Clinical Practices. University of Costa Rica 2018