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Enrich Scientific Exchange Through Innovative Digital Strategies and Global Collaboration

December 13-14, 2017
  • Philadelphia, PA

Agenda

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Day One Wednesday, December 13, 2017

7:30

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Surendra Sharma, M.D.
Medical Communications-Leader
Spark Therapeutics

Opportunities to Streamline Processes and Reduce Inefficiencies in Global Publication Planning

8:45

PANEL DISCUSSIONEvaluate Opportunities to Improve Best Practices in Publication Planning

MODERATOR:

Surendra Sharma, M.D.
Medical Communications-Leader
Spark Therapeutics

PANELISTS:

Kathleen Chavanu, PharmD
Senior Director, Medical Communications, US Medical Office
Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc

Richard Harms
Director, Scientific Affairs, Intercontinental Region
Amgen

Pia Graham, MCM, CMPP, CPM
Associate Director, Publication Management
Global Scientific and Medical Publications
Merck & Co.

9:45

Manage Stakeholder Relationships to Improve Publication Efficiency

Val Injev
Global Medical Publications Lead and Principal Engineer
Alcon

10:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

11:00

Improve Scientific Platforms for Consistency, Clarity and Publication Excellence

Yaming Wang
Director, Scientific and Client Services
Prime Global

12:00

Networking Luncheon

1:30

Build the Framework for a Unified Global Publication Strategy

Indira Venkatasubramanian
Senior Manager, Medical Communications
Amgen

2:15

Matching GPP3 with Local SOPs for Globalized Publications

Ivan Gonzalez Gomez, Pharm.D., MBA
MSL CNS & Publication Manager LACART
UCB

3:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:30

Advance Strategies to Accelerate Publication Timelines

Elizabeth L. Pham
Senior Director, Global Publications
Halozyme

Crucial Regulatory Developments for
Publication Planning

4:15

Key Considerations for Compliance and Risk Reduction in the Development of Scientific Publications

Sonia Schweers
Associate Director, Global Publication Practices Monitor
Bristol-Myers Squibb

5:00

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

DAY TWOThursday, December 14, 2017

8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Surendra Sharma, M.D.
Medical Communications-Leader
Spark Therapeutics

8:45

Regulatory Developments in Data Sharing and Transparency

Teresa Peña
Former Executive Director, Head Medical Market Capabilities
Bristol-Myers Squibb; Former President, ISMPP

9:30

LAY SUMMARIES Explore Innovative Strategies for Effective Lay Summaries

Jan Markind
Director, Publication Operations, Global & US Medical Operations
Sanof

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

Strategies to Measure Publication Efficiency and Adapt to the Changing Publication Landscape

10:45

The Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing — How to Identify and Address Predatory Journals

Angela Sykes
Director
Pfizer Inc

11:30

Important Considerations for HEOR, RWE and PRO Data

Mark Riotto
Director, US Publications
AstraZeneca

12:15

Networking Luncheon

1:30

Develop Effective Metrics to Assess Publication Impact

Louise Wyhopen
Director Scientific Communications, Publication Excellence
Novartis

2:15

Creating an Effective Plan for Product Launch

Surendra Sharma, M.D.
Medical Communications-Leader
Spark Therapeutics

3:00

Close of Conference

Agenda

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.
Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

Day One Wednesday, December 13, 2017

7:30

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Surendra Sharma, M.D.
Medical Communications-Leader
Spark Therapeutics

Opportunities to Streamline Processes and Reduce Inefficiencies in Global Publication Planning

8:45

PANEL DISCUSSIONEvaluate Opportunities to Improve Best Practices in Publication Planning

MODERATOR:

Surendra Sharma, M.D.
Medical Communications-Leader
Spark Therapeutics

PANELISTS:

Kathleen Chavanu, PharmD
Senior Director, Medical Communications, US Medical Office
Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc

Richard Harms
Director, Scientific Affairs, Intercontinental Region
Amgen

Pia Graham, MCM, CMPP, CPM
Associate Director, Publication Management
Global Scientific and Medical Publications
Merck & Co.

9:45

Manage Stakeholder Relationships to Improve Publication Efficiency

Val Injev
Global Medical Publications Lead and Principal Engineer
Alcon

10:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

11:00

Improve Scientific Platforms for Consistency, Clarity and Publication Excellence

Yaming Wang
Director, Scientific and Client Services
Prime Global

12:00

Networking Luncheon

1:30

Build the Framework for a Unified Global Publication Strategy

Indira Venkatasubramanian
Senior Manager, Medical Communications
Amgen

2:15

Matching GPP3 with Local SOPs for Globalized Publications

Ivan Gonzalez Gomez, Pharm.D., MBA
MSL CNS & Publication Manager LACART
UCB

3:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:30

Advance Strategies to Accelerate Publication Timelines

Elizabeth L. Pham
Senior Director, Global Publications
Halozyme

Crucial Regulatory Developments for
Publication Planning

4:15

Key Considerations for Compliance and Risk Reduction in the Development of Scientific Publications

Sonia Schweers
Associate Director, Global Publication Practices Monitor
Bristol-Myers Squibb

5:00

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

DAY TWOThursday, December 14, 2017

8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Surendra Sharma, M.D.
Medical Communications-Leader
Spark Therapeutics

8:45

Regulatory Developments in Data Sharing and Transparency

Teresa Peña
Former Executive Director, Head Medical Market Capabilities
Bristol-Myers Squibb; Former President, ISMPP

9:30

LAY SUMMARIES Explore Innovative Strategies for Effective Lay Summaries

Jan Markind
Director, Publication Operations, Global & US Medical Operations
Sanof

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

Strategies to Measure Publication Efficiency and Adapt to the Changing Publication Landscape

10:45

The Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing — How to Identify and Address Predatory Journals

Angela Sykes
Director
Pfizer Inc

11:30

Important Considerations for HEOR, RWE and PRO Data

Mark Riotto
Director, US Publications
AstraZeneca

12:15

Networking Luncheon

1:30

Develop Effective Metrics to Assess Publication Impact

Louise Wyhopen
Director Scientific Communications, Publication Excellence
Novartis

2:15

Creating an Effective Plan for Product Launch

Surendra Sharma, M.D.
Medical Communications-Leader
Spark Therapeutics

3:00

Close of Conference