The Support Award recognises the critical role that supporting organisations play in drug development and lifecycle management. Nominees might include database suppliers, training organisations, translation agencies, courier companies, or regulatory consultancies of any size.

The nomination should be submitted by an individual or a team with personal experience of the services provided in the past 18 months.

This award category is open to organisations and service providers

Nominations should consider:

1. The quality of services and functions provided by the nominee.
2. The metrics to define the levels of success provided by the nominee i.e. timelines, budget, quality.
3. If there were any particular challenges that made the service provision more difficult than might be expected.
4. The contribution made by the nominee to ensure the success of the relationship during the full duration of the support provided.
5. The commitment demonstrated by the nominee to complete the supporting role.

Read our Information Pack for more details about the Awards and FAQs.

Previous winners and finalists

WINNER - Katharina Waack-Buchholz and Pediatric Research Network, Germany
FINALIST - Boyds Regulatory Affairs Team, UK
FINALIST - DLRC Neutec Project Team, UK
FINALIST - G&L Healthcare Advisors, US
FINALIST - Manan Shah, US

WINNER - PPD Regulatory Affairs Team, PPD, Global 
FINALIST - Global Regulatory Affairs Solutions (GRAS) India Team, Syneos Health, India
FINALIST - PDR China Strategy Team, Roche, global 

JOINT WINNER – DLRC Divestment Team, DLRC Ltd, UK
JOINT WINNER – PPD Regulatory Affairs Team, PPD, Global
FINALIST - Dr Sabine Ruehle, Senior Manager of Regulatory Affairs, Boyd Consultants Ltd, UK
FINALIST - Dr Steve Houghton, Director, Veterinary Vaccines Consultancy Ltd, UK 

WINNER - The WAYS Pharmaceutical Services Team, led by Allison Steffen, USA
FINALIST - Estelle Decarli, Associate Director Regulatory Affairs, BlueReg, France
FINALIST - PPD Regulatory Team working on specific BMS-Celgene Partnership activities, including Sharon Morton, Rina Kacha, Regina Eguiluz, Effi Giakouvakis and Inmaculada Moron, UK, Belgium and Spain
FINALIST - Regulatory Intelligence Policy & Advocacy Team (RIPA), led by Charity Schuller, PPD, Europe and USA 

WINNER - Regulatory Affairs Team, Regulis, UK
FINALIST - Clinigen Group Regulatory Affairs Team, UK
FINALIST - Klifovet AG, Munich, Germany

WINNER - Diamond BioPharm - UK
FINALIST - Acorn Regulatory - Ireland
FINALIST - Alan Boyd Consultants - UK
FINALIST - Regulis - UK
FINALIST - Global Regulatory Consulting - Syneos Health, UK