Charles A. Thompson, MD, FAAP
Dr. Charles A. Thompson is Senior Director of Pediatrics, Vaccines and Infectious Diseases at Pfizer.Dr. Charles A. Thompson is Senior Director of Paediatrics, Vaccines and Infectious Diseases at Pfizer. He is a board-certified pediatrician who earned his MD at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and completed his pediatric residency at Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford. He is a Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and is a member of the medical staff at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.
Dr. Thompson has over 16 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry in clinical development, clinical safety/risk management, and medical affairs. He is the Chair of the Executive Committee for the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Advances in Therapeutics and Technology and a Steering Committee Member for the Global Alliance for Pediatric Therapeutics, a partnership to advance the development of medicines for children. He is serving his second term as a member of the Connecticut Pharmaceutical and Therapeutics committee and recently served on the State of Connecticut Immunization Task Force following an appointment by the Speaker of the House.