Christine Longawa, CPA, CFE is an Associate Director in the Healthcare and Life Sciences Disputes, Regulatory, Compliance, and Investigations practice. Since joining Navigant in 2008, Christine has assisted numerous clients in developing, analyzing, monitoring and auditing their global compliance programs.
Christine has worked on Corporate Integrity Agreement (CIA) Board Advisor engagements and supporting companies in meeting their CIA requirements. She has managed multiple PhRMA Code reviews and audits over areas such as payments to physicians, call plans, performance appraisals, displays & exhibits, speaker programs, advisory boards, medical inquiries, market research, authorships & publications, coupons & copays, third party vendors, employee screening process, social media, and phase IV studies. In addition, Christine has supported her clients with their field force monitoring and aggregate spend obligations.
Prior to Navigant, Christine began her career in public accounting, specializing in life sciences and healthcare organizations, where she audited financial statements and Sarbanes-Oxley controls. She has expertise in serving as and managing the Independent Review Organization (IRO) and Pre-IRO for several life sciences companies.