Professor Mondher Toumi is M.D. by training, M.Sc. in Biostatistics, and in Biological Sciences (option pharmacology) and Ph.D. in Economic Sciences. Mondher Toumi is Professor of Public Health at Aix-Marseille University.
After working for 12 years as Research Manager in the department of pharmacology at the University of Marseille, he joined the Public Health Department in 1993. In 1995 he embraces a carrier in the pharmaceutical industry for 13 years.
Mondher Toumi was appointed Global Vice President at Lundbeck A/S in charge of health economics, outcome research, pricing, market access, epidemiology, risk management, governmental affairs and competitive intelligence.
In 2008, he founded Creativ-Ceutical, an international consulting firm dedicated to support health industries and authorities in strategic decision-making.
In February 2009 he was appointed Professor at Lyon I University in the Department of Decision Sciences and Health Policies. The same year, he was appointed Director of the Chair of Public Health and Market Access. He launched the first European University Diploma of Market Access (EMAUD) an international course already followed by about 500 students. Additionally, he recently created the Market Access Society to promote research and scientific activities around market access, public health and health economic assessment. Since 2009, he also chairs the Annual Market Access Day, a purely academic event. He is editor in Chief of the Journal of Market Access and Health Policy (JMAHP).
Since September 2014, he joined the research unit EA3279 of the public health department, at Aix-Marseille University (France) as full Professor. Mondher Toumi is also visiting Professor at Beijing University (Third Hospital).
He is a recognized expert in health economics and an authority on market access and risk management. He has more than 200 scientific publications and oral communications, and has contributed to several books. He authored a reference book on Market Access.