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Tuesday, June 26 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
#268: Future of PharmaTech

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Component Type: Forum
Level: Intermediate
CE: ACPE 1.50 Knowledge UAN: 0286-0000-18-603-L04-P; CME 1.50; IACET 1.50; RN 1.50

What is PharmaTech? How is the pharmaceutical and biotech industry evolving with new technologies, such as artifical intelligence (AI) and block chain? How will the business model be impacted? Are there lessons learned from other industries?

This DIAmond session will examine how innovative technologies in drug development are impacting the pharmaceutical and biotech industry.

Learning Objectives

Define the concept of PharmaTech and describe it's impact on new technologies and business models; Identify how the pharmaceutical and biotech industry will be impacted by innovative technologies, such as artificial intelligence, in drug development.


Patrick K Brady, PharmD


Dave Meyers

Dina Katabi, PhD

Sudip Parikh, PhD

Henry "Skip" Francis, MD

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Patrick Brady

Vice President, Regulatory Affairs Head, Regulatory Policy and Intelligence, Bayer AG
Dr. Patrick Brady is Vice President, Regulatory Affairs at Bayer. In this role, he leads Bayer’s global regulatory policy and intelligence activities. He has more than 10 years of experience in Regulatory Affairs. Prior to joining Bayer, Patrick led international science and regulatory... Read More →
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Henry Francis

Director for Data Mining and Informatics Evaluation and Research, OTS, CDER, FDA
Dr. Francis is the Director of the Data mining and Informatics Evaluation and Research Group in the Office of Translational Sciences, CDER, FDA.In that capacity he directs a trans-disciplinary group of senior sciences to test, create and operate data analysis program facilitating... Read More →
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Dina Katabi

Andrew and Erna Viterbi Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Dina Katabi is the Andrew & Erna Viterbi Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and the director of the MIT center for wireless networks and mobile computing. Katabi is a MacArthur Fellow, a member of the National Academy of Engineering. She received the ACM Grace... Read More →
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David Meyers

National Director Life Sciences, US Health and Life Sciences, Microsoft, United States
Dave Meyers is the National Director for the Life Sciences Industry in the U.S. Health and Life Sciences group at Microsoft. He is focused on strategy, business development, and managing the portfolio of solutions in pharmaceuticals, genomics and precision medicine – collaborating... Read More →
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Sudip Parikh

Senior Vice President and Managing Director, DIA Americas, DIA
Sudip S. Parikh, PhD, serves as Senior Vice President and Managing Director for DIA Americas. He previously served as Vice President and General Manager of Health & Consumer Solutions at Battelle, leading its Healthcare Improvement, Public Health Research, and Consumer, Industrial... Read More →

Tuesday June 26, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm EDT
Room 210AB Boston Convention and Exhibition Center 415 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210 USA
  13: DIAmond, Forum