Ambulatory Setting. He also coordinated the development of NCPIE’s “Talk About Prescriptions” Month (annually in October), in 1986.
In 2000, Mr. Bullman, representing NCPIE, collaborated with the FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research on the organization and implementation of the Cyber-Smart Safety Coalition. In 2005, Mr. Bullman established a partnership agreement with CDER/FDA to enable NCPIE to assist with the development and promotion of FDA’s Medicines in My Home OTC consumer education campaign.
Currently, Mr. Bullman is coordinating NCPIE collaboration with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) on the development, implementation, and assessment of a national educational workshop,“Maximizing Your Role as a Teen Influencer: What You Can Do to Help Prevent Teen Prescription Drug Abuse,” and the development of an online tool kit for addressing prescription drug abuse prevention and treatment on America’s college campuses.
Prior to joining NCPIE, Mr. Bullman served for five years Community Program Development Specialist with the National High Blood Pressure Education Program, under a contract to Kappa Systems, Inc., from the Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health. He also served for 6 years as Administrator for the Rockville Community Clinic in Rockville, Maryland.
Mr. Bullman received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland in College Park, and a master’s in Association Management (MAM) from George Washington University in Washington, DC.
Sandra Debussey is senior manager of Planning and Operations at GlaxoSmithKline. She has over 25 years of pharmaceutical industry experience spanning clinical development, clinical trials management, health information technology (HIT), disease and care management interventions, patient education, and communications. Ms. Debussey received her B.S. in zoology from Michigan State University.
Jill Griffiths is vice president of Market and Clinical Communications for Aetna, Inc., based in Hartford, Connecticut. She is responsible for all business communications for Aetna’s president and business leaders—including public relations and employee communications, developing thought leadership campaigns to highlight Aetna’s clinical leadership, provider relations programs and activities, and direct to consumer programs. Ms. Griffiths co-leads Aetna’s health literacy initiatives with the company’s chief medical officer, is co-chair of the health literacy task force for America’s Health Insurance Plans, and participates on the oral health literacy advisory group for the American Dental Association.
Previously, she was vice president of Business Communications,