Join Us for an ISMPP U:

Highlights of the 2020 European Meeting of ISMPP

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 
11:00 AM (ET) / 4:00 PM (UK) 
Add it to your calendar 

Not able to attend? Recording will be available by Friday in the ISMPP U Archives. 

How to Join: All ISMPP members will be emailed a link to join the webinar about 24 hours prior to webinar start time.

Thank you to our generous sponsor:



Rhiannon Meaden, PhD, Global Head, Complete HealthVizion

Jane Nunn, PhD, ISMPP CMPP™, Head of Operations, Complete HealthVizion

Rob Pilbrow, MPhil, MSc, ISMPP CMPPGlobal Managing Director, Medical Writing, OPEN Health

Additional faculty to be announced


Sharon Willis, ISMPP CMPP™, Education Content Manager, ISMPP


The 2020 European Meeting of ISMPP was a journey of today’s environment through to the future of our industry, with sessions complementing the meeting theme, Precision Communication:  Achieving Clarity, Reach and Value.

This substantive programme featured keynotes discussing Data Visualisation:  Information is Beautiful (David McCandless) and The Big Reveal: New Technologies & the Impact on Medical (Amelia Kallman); open sessions including Reaching Our Publication Audiences and Futurescape:  Immersive, Inventive and In Your Hands, and parallel sessions on our evolving roles in scientific communications.

With a record-breaking attendance of 350 participants, the conference included two full days of programming and 27 poster presentations. This ISMPP U will share highlights from the meeting, including the keynotes and parallel sessions. Member research will be also described, including three oral presentations and the two winning posters.

At the end of this session, participants should be able to:

  • Be informed about select research from ISMPP peers
  • Identify the key takeaway messages from this year's European Meeting of ISMPP 
  • Recognise how you as an ISMPP member can influence the content of ISMPP's live meetings


Rhiannon Meaden is Head of Commercial Development, Complete HealthVizion, champions the innovation and growth of Complete HealthVizion, with a firm focus on effective and affective education that drives positive change in healthcare. She has directed a wide range of publications programmes in a variety of therapy areas over her 17 years in the arena. Her areas of special interest include optimising multichannel publications strategy and communication disrupters in the digital world. Rhiannon has held a number of faculty positions at ISMPP, and other leading industry societies. Rhiannon's background is virology, in which she was awarded her PhD from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Liverpool.

Jane Nunn is Head of Operations at Complete HealthVizion, and through her 20 years in the industry has amassed extensive experience of all areas of publication planning and management. She has advised clients on the planning and delivering of publication plans across numerous therapeutic areas, at all stages of a product life cycle and at global, regional and local levels. She is passionate about innovations in publication planning and has been integral in the development of innovative digital tools to assist publication professionals. Jane acts as executive advisor to her global team on all aspects of publication planning and compliance, and has partnered with clients to deliver their own policies and procedures. She has been an active member of ISMPP for many years having previously served as Chair of the ISMPP European Programme Committee, acted as faculty at both the European and Annual meetings and authored articles / posters on current publication-related topics. She is a Certified Medical Publication Professional and has helped train dozens of staff over the years to become recognised publication professionals.

Rob Pilbrow has spent 15 years in global medical communications in a variety of medical writing and leadership roles. In addition to his medical communications expertise, Rob has broad pharmaceutical industry experience across medical affairs, health economics and scientific publications. Rob is an ISMPP CMPP, serves on three ISMPP steering committees, and has been on the speaking faculty of several international publication planning meetings.


Sharon Willis joined the International Society of Medical Publication Professionals (ISMPP) as Credentialing Director in July 2015 and transitioned to an Education Content Manager role in April 2019. Sharon has been an ISMPP CMPP since 2010. Prior to working at ISMPP, Sharon served in client services for more than 10 years, including working with Peloton Advantage, LLC, SCI Scientific Communications and Information and Helix Medical Communications LLC. She is experienced in all facets of global and domestic publication planning including strategic and tactical support. Sharon's therapeutic area experience includes oncology, surgery, central nervous system disorders, infectious disease, and hemophilia.

:  Global Head, Complete HealthVizion