Ron Fitzmartin is senior project manager, office of the director, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration. In this role, Fitzmartin provides policy and strategy consultation and support on a wide range of topics focused on electronic regulatory submissions and standardized data. Previously, he was vice president, informatics at Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., vice president, biostatistics and data management at Daiichi Medical Research, Inc. and executive director, biostatistics and data management at Purdue Pharma.
Fitzmartin has been a regular speaker, session and meeting chair at numerous DIA and other industry meetings, and also served as president from 2007-2008. During his tenure as president, the DIA established offices in India and China. Fitzmartin currently serves as chair of the PDUFA VI information technology committee; regulatory chair of the ICH M11 Expert Working Group on clinical protocol standards; chair of the IDMP Working Group under the International Pharmaceutical Regulators Programme; and on the editorial board for the DIA journal. He received a Ph.D. in statistics from the University of Maryland and MBA from University of New Haven.