Xtalks Announces Its July-August 2013 Life Sciences Webinar Calendar

  Xtalks Announces Its July-August 2013 Life Sciences Webinar Calendar

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TORONTO -- July 2, 2013

All events are complimentary and are delivered by leading industry experts.
Click on the webinars of your choice to learn more and register:

              Managing Cultural Variability in PRO Measurement in Global
              Clinical Research
              Part 1: Cross-cultural Qualitative Research for Simultaneous
              Scale Development

              
July 2      
              Speakers:

              Benoit Arnould, PhD, Senior Director, Mapi

              Nicola Germain, MA, Senior Research Associate, Mapi

              
              SDTM in Real Time – A Case Study: Initial Datasets by First
              Patient In; Final Datasets Within 24 Hours of Study Lock

              

July 9 & 11   Speakers:

              Keith Howells, SVP Development, OmniComm Systems, Inc.

              Prashanthi Vunnava, Senior SAS Programmer, Alkermes, Plc.

              
              Vaccine and Biotherapeutic Formulation Development and
              Manufacture Using Spray-Drying

              

July 10       Speakers:
              Jeff Breit, Ph.D., Director of Inhalation Technology, Bend
              Research Inc.

              Devon DuBose, Senior Research Engineer, Bend Research Inc.

              
              Data Analytics and Modeling for Better Decisions in Government
              Healthcare

              

              Speaker:
July 10
              Mark S. Roberts, MD, MPP, Professor and Chair, Department of
              Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate
              School of Public Health, Professor of Medicine, Industrial
              Engineering and Clinical and Translational Science

              
              A Multiplexed Approach for Immunogenicity Assessment Using the
              New SQiDlite™ System: Case Study Analysis

              

              Speakers:
July 11
              Jaymie R. Sawyer, Ph.D., Vice-President, Research and
              Development, SQI Diagnostics

              Robert Massé, Ph.D., Vice-President, Large Molecule Bioanalysis,
              Algorithme Pharma

              
              Strategies for Rare Disease Studies and Orphan Drug Development
              in the US

              

              Speakers:
July 16
              Angi Robinson, Executive Director, Scientific Account Leader,
              Premier Research

              Charlene Sanders, Vice President, Global Regulatory Affairs &
              Pediatric Strategic Consulting, Premier Research

              
              Pediatric Safety Monitoring: Role of IRBs and DSMBs

              

              Speakers:
              Jeffrey Cooper, Vice President Global Consulting at WIRB,
              Copernicus Group IRB

              Professor Philip Walson, MD, Board Certified in Pediatrics,
July 18       Clinical Pharmacology and Medical Toxicology; Visiting
              Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine at
              Georg-August-University Medical School, Goettingen, Germany

              

              Moderator:

              Kathy Bohannon, Principal Strategist, Pediatrics, INC Research

              
              Risk-based Thinking: The Success of Risk-based Monitoring Begins
              with Risk-based Thinking

              

              Speakers:
              Rick Sax, M.D., Senior Vice President, Integrated Clinical
July 19       Services, Quintiles

              Badhri Srinivasan, Vice President, Global Functional Resourcing,
              Quintiles

              Dan White, Vice President, Global Operations,  Quintiles

              
              DOs and DON’Ts of Study Start-Up: Best Practices to Improve
              Efficiency and Meet/Exceed Timelines

              

              Speakers:

July 23       Michelle Archibald, Senior Director, Site & Patient Strategies,
              Quintiles

              Nicole Turner, Associate Director, Global Feasibility, Quintiles

              Julie Parmelee, Director, Patient Recruitment, Quintiles

              
              PAT/QbD – Keeping an Eye on Your Quality

              

              Speakers:

July 23       Pamela Bruen, Life Sciences Industry Manager, USA, Siemens

              John Klaas, Corporate Account Manager, Siemens

              Dr. Kjell Francois, Sr. SIPAT Consultant, Business Area Manager,
              Siemens IS IT

              
              Nonclinical and Clinical Safety Assessment of Biosimilars:
              Status and Perspective

              
July 25
              Speaker:
              Joerg Bluemel, Director Toxicology within Biologics Safety
              Assessment / Translational Sciences, MedImmune, Gaithersburg MD

              
              Addressing Scientific and Regulatory Challenges for Abuse
              Liability Studies

              

July 26       Speaker:

              Mary Jeanne Kallman, Ph.D.,  Director of Nonclinical Global
              Neuroscience, Covance

              
              Medical Device and Drug Research: Similarities and Differences

              

              Speakers:

July 30       Kimberly D. Hunsicker, MSN, CRNP, MBA, Vice President, Global
              Medical Devices & Diagnostics, Premier Research

              Victoria Cavendish, BSc(Hons), MPhil, PhD, PGDipPH, MICR, CSci,
              Senior Director, Devices, Premier Research

              
              Each Hour Counts: Improving Management of CRE’s and Other
              Antibiotic-Resistant BSI’s with Rapid Molecular Diagnostics

              

              Speakers:

              Karen C. Carroll, M.D., Professor of Pathology and Medicine,
              Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
August 14
              Nathan Ledeboer, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Pathology,
              Medical College of Wisconsin, Medical Director of Microbiology
              and Molecular Diagnostics, Dynacare Laboratories and Froedtert
              Hospital

              Debra A. Goff, PharmD, FFCP, Clinical Associate Professor, The
              Ohio State University College of Pharmacy,Infectious Diseases
              Specialist, The Ohio State Medical Center

              

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