Venue: Michael F. Sorrell Center, Truhlsen Events Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Address: 619 South 42nd Street, within the Michael F. Sorrell Center for Health Science Education, on the northeast corner of 42nd and Emile streets, Omaha, NE
Parking: Non-UNMC attendees, please park in Student Parking marked in yellow on this map. Lots in close proximity to the Sorrell Center are 39, 21, 20 or 25.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
|8:00AM - 8:20AM||Group Photo and Opening Remarks: Courtney Fletcher, Pharm.D., Dean, College of Pharmacy, UNMC|
|Session Chair: Tanya Bronich, Ph.D.|
|8:20AM - 9:00AM||Jeffrey Hemenway, Ph.D.
|Discovery, Development and Approval of New Chemical Entities: An Overview|
|8:20AM - 9:00AM||Danchen Gao, Ph.D.
|Right Dosage Form to Fit Patient Better|
|9:40AM - 10:00AM||Coffee Break|
|Session Chair: Michael Dixon, Ph.D.|
|10:00AM - 10:40AM||Gangadhar Sunkara, Ph.D., MBA
|Redefining Biopharmaceutical R&D: Interface between Industry and Academia for Effective Discovery & Development of Drugs|
|10:40AM - 11:20AM||Rod Ketner, Ph.D.
|Enabling Oral Drug Delivery Technologies|
|11:20AM - 12:00PM||Roundtable Discussion||Timing and Application of Enabling Technologies and Dosage Form Design During New Drug Development|
|12:00PM - 1:30PM||Lunch Break|
|Session Chair: David Oupicky, Ph.D.|
|1:30PM - 2:10PM||Ken Waterman, Ph.D.
FreeThink Techologies, Inc.
|Accelerated Stability Assessment Program (ASAP): Using Science to Set Expiry|
|2:10PM - 2:50PM||Ajit Narang, Ph.D.
Bristol-Myers Squibb, Co.
|Impact of Pharmaceutical Excipients on Drug Product Stability, Bioavailability, and Manufacturability|
|2:50PM - 3:30PM||Panos Constantinides, Ph.D.
Biopharmceutical and Drug Delivery Consulting
|Advances in Parenteral Drug Nanodispersions: Processing, Characterization and Case Studies|
|3:30PM - 4:10PM||Roundtable Discussion||Stage appropriate stability assessment and prediction in pharmaceutical development|
|6:00PM||Banquet hosted by Courtney Fletcher, Pharm.D., Dean, College of Pharmacy|
Friday, June 6, 2014
|Session Chair: Dong Wang, Ph.D.|
|8:30AM - 9:10AM||Ron Smith, Ph.D.
|New Modalities in BioPharma|
|9:10AM - 9:50AM||Lei Diao, Ph.D.
Biogen Idec, Inc.
|Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Aspects of Small vs. Large Molecule Drugs|
|9:50AM - 10:10AM||Coffee Break|
|Session Chair: Joe Vetro, Ph.D.|
|10:10AM - 10:50AM||Seng Cheng, Ph.D.
|Research and Development of Therapies for Rare Inherited Diseases|
|10:50AM - 11:30AM||Christine Brandquist, Ph.D.
|PK-PD Considerations through Different Stages of Drug Development|
|11:30AM - 12:00PM||Networking|
|12:00PM - 1:00PM||Lunch Break|
|Session Chair: Jered Garrison, Ph.D.|
|1:00PM - 1:40PM||Colleen Rueggers, Ph.D.
|Global Operations and Outsourcing Considerations|
|1:40PM - 2:20PM||Roundtable Discussion||Transitions in Drug Development: from Discovery Research through Development and into Commercial Manufacturing|
|2:20PM - 2:30PM||Closing Remarks: Ram I. Mahato, Ph.D. and Ajit Narang, Ph.D.|
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