Christelle Gedeon’s practice is focused on the life sciences industry specifically on products regulated under the Food and Drugs Act, including drugs, devices, food, cosmetics and cannabis. Frequently sought after to support clients navigate product approvals and licensing, design and implement international clinical trials and facilitate national product launches. Christelle also assists with North American advertising campaigns and in reviewing regulatory submissions for foreign and U.S. companies entering the Canadian marketplace.
The firm’s resident regulatory affairs specialist, Christelle prepares regulatory submissions for medical devices, pharmaceutical products, cosmetics, foods and cannabis products. She also assists clients with designing and managing their clinical trials, and coordinating the marketization of products (including the Special Access Program). She regularly advises on pharmacovigilance reporting and assist with product development and intellectual property portfolio management for drug products, medical devices, natural health products and other life science innovations.
Complementing the regulatory affairs aspects of her practice, Christelle is also active member of the firm's intellectual property group and is often engaged to provide transactional support to the firm's corporate commercial and life science clients.