Bruce Altevogt is a Vice President and Head External Medical Engagement within Pfizer Inc.’s Hospital Business Unit, which includes managing the industry leading AMR surveillance program, Atlas. Prior to this role he was a Senior Director of Science Policy and Science Advocacy within Global Policy and International Public Affairs. In this role Dr. Altevogt was responsible for managing policy issues in support of Pfizer’s research & development enterprise, vaccines and was lead for anti-microbial resistance policy. Prior to joining Pfizer Inc. Dr. Altevogt served as a senior program officer on the Board on Health Sciences Policy at the Institute of Medicine, where he led policy initiatives related to basic and translational research, drug discovery and development, and preparedness for catastrophic events. Dr. Altevogt received a doctorate from Harvard University’s Program in Neuroscience and a B.A. from the University of Virginia, where he majored in Biology and minored in South Asian Studies. He is a published author of multiple scientific articles.