Director, Corporate Affairs
Blair Fields, Director, Corporate Affairs, is based out of Amgen’s headquarters in Thousand Oaks, CA. She joined Amgen in 2003, and is currently responsible for Amgen’s Patient Assistance Programs (PAPs) and is the Vice President of the Amgen Safety Net Foundation (ASNF).
ASNF is a non-profit entity that provides free Amgen medicines to qualifying patients when financial need is a barrier to access. Under Blair’s leadership the Foundation has grown from eight to 16 products and has reached 150,000 patients in need over the last five years. Through strategic industry partnerships, ASNF has improved efficiencies allowing increased support for patients.
Blair has experience working with patients and providers across several key therapeutic areas including oncology, nephrology, cardiology, and inflammation. In addition to 14 years’ experience in biotech, Blair brings a background in consulting, process and operations, and compliance to the table. Prior to joining Corporate Affairs in 2009, Blair worked within Amgen’s Healthcare Compliance Organization and was a management consultant for both Anderson Consulting and PricewaterhouseCoopers.