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Adrian Dolahenty

Senior External Affairs Manager, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals

Adrian Dolahenty is the Senior External Affairs Manager of Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals in Australia which aims to make new medicines available to Australians. He is a member of its Executive Leadership Team.

Adrian has played an integral role in making Bayer’s innovative ophthalmology and cardiology treatments available on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. These were significant PBS listings for Bayer and the Government, requiring Adrian to work effectively with political and advocacy stakeholders to give patients access to new treatment options.

Adrian’s style of Government Relations is to create partnerships that build relationships for the long-term through trustful and informative dialogue.

Adrian was a suburban newspaper journalist, marketing magazine writer, specialist magazine editor, PR consultant Ministerial press secretary, NGO PR Manager, Army Reserve captain in Public Affairs and pharmaceutical company media manager.

He is passionate about communicating the patient, economic and societal benefits of innovative medicines. He is a proud White Ribbon Ambassador.