Sofia Friberg Hietala

Sofia Friberg Hietala, Ph.D.

Principal Consultant, Team Leader & Board Member

  • Joined Pharmetheus in 2015, actively working in client projects and as Project Portfolio Team Leader managing a team of MIDD consultants.
  • Expertise includes clinical pharmacology, trial design, and regulatory advice in therapeutic areas such as metabolic diseases, rheumatology, and infectious diseases.
  • Experience as Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacometrics Assessor at the Medical Products Agency, Sweden, where she made scientific assessment of marketing authorization applications, specifically ADME properties, drug-drug interactions, and special populations. Previously, she worked as Senior Clinical Pharmacometrician at AstraZeneca R&D, Sweden, and as Pharmacist at the hospital pharmacy Apoteket SU/Sahlgrenska, Sweden.
  • M.Sc. in Pharmacy (1999) from Uppsala University, Sweden, and Ph.D. in Pharmacology from Gothenburg University, Sweden.