Eloan dos Santos Pinheiro
Consultant for Brazilian and international organizations in the field of Public Health Policy
Former Executive Director Farmanguinhos
Former member of the Drugs for Neglected Diseases working group

Eloan dos Santos Pinheiro graduated in Industrial Chemistry (1972), Universidade de Brasilia, Brazil and holds a Specialization in Pharmaceutical Technology (1989) from the London School of Pharmacy, University of London, UK.

She has worked for 40 years in public and private pharmaceutical industries in Brazil and at WHO, in Managerial and Executive positions.

Since retirement in 2006, she is working as a consultant for Brazilian and International organizations in the field of Public Health Policy, Patents and local pharmaceutical production, analysis of the cost of essential medicines mainly Antiretroviral drugs and Technological development for medicines.