IFAPP Academy Faculty, Peter Šajben, MD

Peter Šajben MD

Vice President, Regional Head Medical Affairs, Africa & Middle East Region, Pfizer Essential Health


Dr. Peter Šajben holds a Medical Degree from Comenius University in Bratislava (Slovakia) and is board certified in internal medicine and clinical oncology.

Before joining Pfizer, Dr. Sajben worked at the Institute of Experimental Oncology, National Institute of TB, Respiratory Diseases and Geriatrics and the National Cancer Institute in Bratislava (Slovakia). After joining Pfizer he held positions with increasing responsibilities in medical affairs, business development and marketing. He worked as Country Medical Director, Regional Marketing Director, Senior Director Medical Affairs & Clinical Development Oncology for Canada, Latin America, Africa and the Middle East, and later as Regional Head Medical Affairs for specialty and oncology portfolio for Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, Emerging Markets Europe and Asia.

Dr. Šajben is currently the Regional Lead Medical Affairs for Africa and the Middle East with Pfizer Essential Health and Country Medical Departments report to him. He is an author and co-author of multiple poster presentations and publications.