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Matthew Norawong

Matthew Norawong is a public affairs manager at PhRMA focusing on scientific and regulatory communications. Prior to joining PhRMA, Matthew was a health policy analyst at National Journal’s Network Science Initiative where he primarily supported companies across the biopharmaceutical industry with policy analysis, partnership identification, and messaging strategy. Matthew completed his undergraduate studies in political science at the University of Washington and subsequently earned a Master of Public Health from the George Washington University. A native of the Pacific Northwest, Matthew currently resides in Washington, DC. In his personal time, Matthew enjoys playing bass guitar, competing in amateur DC sports leagues, and exploring new neighborhoods in the DMV area.

Recent Posts

New Report: Nearly 800 medicines in development to treat chronic conditions

By Matthew Norawong  |    September 29, 2022
Chronic conditions impose a substantial health and economic burden that affects millions of patients, families and communities across the United States each day. While these conditions come with...   Read More

ICYMI: Patients across the country are sharing concerns about government price setting

By Matthew Norawong  |    August 3, 2022
As members of Congress continue to push forward misguided government price-setting policies under the guise of “negotiation,” patient advocates across the country have been speaking out in local...   Read More

Biomarkers and surrogate endpoints are critical tools for drug development

By Matthew Norawong  |    July 11, 2022
We are committed to engaging a wide range of audiences and having a dialogue on opportunities to create a better health care system. We believe health literacy can not only help patients make...   Read More

ICYMI: First pediatric patient to receive CAR-T cell therapy celebrates 10 years of being cancer-free

By Matthew Norawong  |    May 25, 2022
Recently, NBC News’ Today did a profile on one of the first pediatric patients in the world to receive a CAR-T cell therapy for the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). In April 2012, the...   Read More

Ensuring timely reauthorization of PDUFA and BsUFA

By Matthew Norawong  |    May 11, 2022
Today, the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health will be hosting a markup session on the comprehensive legislative package to reauthorize the human drug user fee programs, including the...   Read More

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