Dr. Anne C. Beal, MD, MPH

Published on August 30, 2017

Chief Patient Officer, Sanofi | USA

Anne C. Beal

Dr. Anne C. Beal, MD, MPH, is the Chief Patient Officer for Sanofi, a global healthcare leader that discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions for patients. In that role, she is responsible for integrating the patient voice and priorities into all aspects of Sanofi’s work to facilitate development of healthcare solutions that truly meet patients’ needs. She is currently based in Paris.

Dr. Beal joined Sanofi from PCORI (Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute), where she was the Deputy Executive Director, Chief Officer for Engagement and the inaugural COO. PCORI is a US-based independent organization that supports comparative effectiveness research guided by patients, caregivers and others to help people make informed decisions and improve healthcare delivery and outcomes.

Prior to PCORI, Dr. Beal was President of the Aetna Foundation, the charitable arm of Aetna, and previous to that she directed programs on Quality of Care for Underserved Populations at the Commonwealth Fund.


Dr. Anne C. Beal will participate on the Panel Discussion focused on Patients: “Making the Shift from Curing to Preventing” that will take place on October 16 at 4:00 pm London Time.

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