Time: October 23, 2015
Location: Hyatt Regency Cambridge (CVB Ballroom, 16th Floor), 575 Memorial Dr., Cambridge, MA 02139-4896

WuXi’s Lab Testing Division (LTD) is hosting a half-day symposium titled: Expediting your preclinical development timeline with an integrated CRO.  LTD provides a one-stop shop for your drug  discovery and development programs.  We’ll have several subject matter experts introducing topics from the latest technologies in pioneering fields such as CRISPR to discussing how a fully-integrated CRO can simplify your outsourcing efforts.  Spaces are limited so please register in advance and we look forward to seeing you in Cambridge.

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Agenda:

  • 1:00pm –  1:15pm: Registration
  • 1:15pm – 2:00pm: An integrated platform for CMC development and regulatory filing – Dr. Eugene Gong
  • 2:00pm – 2:45pm: Integrated  WuXi oncology solutions: from CRISPR to immuno-oncology – Dr. Yong Cang
  • 2:45pm – 3:00pm: Tea break
  • 3:00pm – 3:45pm: A preclinical model for NASH: pathological, biomarker and pharmacological evaluation – Dr. Siyuan Le
  • 3:45pm – 5:00pm: WuXi AppTec LTD U.S.  DMPK/ADME services – from Discovery to IND/NDA support – Dr. Sharon Tong (Discovery studies), Dr. Dennis Heller ( Definitive studies)
  • 5:00pm – 5:30pm: Q&A and open discussion

Speakers:

  • Eugene Gong, PhD
    VP, Analytical and Regulatory CMC
    18 years experience in drug product development and filing at Forest, Boehringer Ingelheim and Pfizer (Wyeth)
  • Yong Cang, PhD
    Sr. Director of Oncology
    14 years experience in gene targeting, mouse genetics and cancer targeted therapy at Sanford Burnham
  • Siyuan Le, PhD
    Sr. Director of Biology
    15 years experience in molecular biology at Cephalon Inc. and WuXi AppTec
  • Sharon Tong, PhD
    Head of Discovery DMPK US
    17 years experience in ADME, PK and bioanalysis at Merck
  • Dennis Heller, PhD
    VP, Pharmaceutical Development
    22 years experience in radiolabeled ADME at Pharmaceutical Profiles, MDS Pharma and Xenobiotic Laboratories