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FEB 27, 2019

Drug Discovery 2019

Our 2nd Annual Drug Discovery Virtual Event is now available On-Demand!  The event will remain open 6 months from the date of the live event.  The webinars will be available for unlimited on-demand viewing.

Topic's for this years event included: 
  • Novel Strategies for Drug Discovery
    • Next-Generation In Silico Technologies
    • Second Harmonic Generation
    • Synthetic Antibodies/Molecularly Imprinted Polymers
    • Co-Culture Systems
  • Effective Tools for Drug Development
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • Well-designed In Vivo Studies
    • Aptamers
    • Combination Therapies to Overcome Resistance
    • Organ On A Chip
    • Pluripotent Stem Cells
  • Innovative Approaches in Clinical Trials
    • Basket Trials
    • Biomarkers

Drug Discovery 2019 brought together industry leaders from around the world will join together and discuss the advancements, challenges and successes of discovery and development of new medications and therapies. Don't miss the opportunity to participate in this groundbreaking conference, which is absolutely free to all participants.

Continuing Education
LabRoots is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. ® Program. By attending this event, you can earn 1 Continuing Education credit per presentation for a maximum of 30 credits.


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Speakers
  • Frank McCormick, PhD

    Professor of the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Mark Hellewell, PhD

    DISCOVERY Reagent & Training Lead, Companion Diagnostics (CDx) & DISCOVERY, Roche Tissue Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Christopher Bunker, PhD

    Vice President of Business Development, Advanced Cell Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • G. Thomas Caltagirone, PhD

    President & CEO, Aptagen, LLC
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jay Campbell

    Chief Commercial Officer, Somark Innovations
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Maude Champagne

    Clinical Oncology Marketing, Illumina, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Richard Eglen, PhD

    Vice President and General Manager, Corning Life Sciences
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Phillip Febbo, MD

    Chief Medical Officer, Illumina, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Matthew Flegal, BS, SRS

    Senior Manager InVivo Sciences, Charles River
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Bill Jackson, PhD

    Founder and Chief Scientist, Base Pair Biotechnologies
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Adrian Kinkaid

    CEO, MIP Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jagath Reddy Junutula, PhD

    Senior Vice President, Research & Development, ModMab Therapeutics, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Shivaani Kummar, MD, FACP

    Professor of Medicine (Oncology) and of Radiology (Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford), Director Phase I Clinical Research, Director, Translational Oncology Program, Stanford University
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Marcel Perret-Gentil, DVM, MS

    University Veterinarian & Director, Laboratory Animal Resources Center, University of Texas at San Antonio
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Devendra Mistry, PhD

    Senior Field Application Scientist, QIAGEN Advanced Genomics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Elena Naumovska, PhD

    Scientist of Application Development, Mimetas - The Organ on a Chip Company
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Lotta Raty

    Global Product Manager Cell Separation, Miltenyi Biotec
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Khyati Shah, PhD

    Post Doctoral Research Scholar at University of California, San Francisco
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Martin Shaw

    Business Development Manager at AroCell AB
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Matthew K. Shipton, MS

    Chief Operating Officer, HµREL Corporation
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Sarah Warren, PhD

    Senior Director of Advanced Applications, NanoString Technologies
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Alex Zhavoronkov, PhD

    Founder and CEO, Insilico Medicine, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY

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Agenda
  • FEB 27, 2019 3:00 PM PST
    Lotta Raty
    Global Product Manager Cell Separation, Miltenyi Biotec
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Miltenyi Biotec
  • FEB 27, 2019 3:00 PM PST
    Shivaani Kummar, MD, FACP
    Professor of Medicine (Oncology) and of Radiology (Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford), Director Phase I Clinical Research, Director, Translational Oncology Program, Stanford University
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 3:00 PM PST
    Elena Naumovska, PhD
    Scientist of Application Development, Mimetas - The Organ on a Chip Company
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 3:00 PM PST
    Jagath Reddy Junutula, PhD
    Senior Vice President, Research & Development, ModMab Therapeutics, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 1:30 PM PST
    Matthew Shipton, MS
    Chief Operating Officer, HµREL Corporation
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 1:30 PM PST
    Richard Eglen, PhD
    Vice President and General Manager, Corning Life Sciences
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Application of Pharmacogenomics During Clinical Trials
    FEB 27, 2019 1:30 PM PST
    Annette Gilchrist, PhD
    Associate-Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Midwestern University
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 1:30 PM PST
    Bill Jackson, PhD
    Founder and Chief Scientist, Base Pair Biotechnologies
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 1:30 PM PST
    Phillip Febbo, MD, Maude Champagne
    Sponsored By: Illumina
    Phillip Febbo, MD
    Chief Medical Officer, Illumina, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
    Maude Champagne
    Clinical Oncology Marketing, Illumina, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 12:00 PM PST
    Sarah Warren, PhD
    Senior Director of Advanced Applications, NanoString Technologies
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: NanoString Technologies
  • FEB 27, 2019 12:00 PM PST
    Adrian Kinkaid
    CEO, MIP Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 12:00 PM PST
    Martin Shaw
    Business Development Manager at AroCell AB
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 12:00 PM PST
    Marcel Perret-Gentil, DVM, MS
    University Veterinarian & Director, Laboratory Animal Resources Center, University of Texas at San Antonio
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 10:30 AM PST
    Khyati Shah, PhD
    Post Doctoral Research Scholar at University of California, San Francisco
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 10:30 AM PST
    Matthew Flegal, BS, SRS
    Senior Manager InVivo Sciences, Charles River
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 10:30 AM PST
    G. Thomas Caltagirone, PhD
    President & CEO, Aptagen, LLC
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 10:30 AM PST
    Christopher Bunker, PhD
    Vice President of Business Development, Advanced Cell Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Advanced Cell Diagnostics
  • FEB 27, 2019 9:00 AM PST
    Mark Hellewell, PhD
    DISCOVERY Reagent & Training Lead, Companion Diagnostics (CDx) & DISCOVERY, Roche Tissue Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Roche Diagnostics
  • FEB 27, 2019 7:30 AM PST
    Frank McCormick, PhD
    Professor of the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 6:00 AM PST
    Alex Zhavoronkov, PhD
    Founder and CEO, Insilico Medicine, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 6:00 AM PST
    Devendra Mistry, PhD
    Senior Field Application Scientist, QIAGEN Advanced Genomics
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: QIAGEN
  • Keynote Presentation: Reimagining Drug Discovery and Development Journey Through AI
    FEB 27, 2019 6:00 AM PST
    Szczepan Baran, VMD, MS
    Head of Emerging Technologies, LAS, Novartis
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 6:00 AM PST
    Jay Campbell
    Chief Commercial Officer, Somark Innovations
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Effective Tools for Drug Development
  • FEB 27, 2019 6:00 AM PST
    Alex Zhavoronkov, PhD
    Founder and CEO, Insilico Medicine, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Keynote Presentation: Reimagining Drug Discovery and Development Journey Through AI
    FEB 27, 2019 6:00 AM PST
    Szczepan Baran, VMD, MS
    Head of Emerging Technologies, LAS, Novartis
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 6:00 AM PST
    Devendra Mistry, PhD
    Senior Field Application Scientist, QIAGEN Advanced Genomics
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: QIAGEN
  • FEB 27, 2019 6:00 AM PST
    Jay Campbell
    Chief Commercial Officer, Somark Innovations
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 10:30 AM PST
    Christopher Bunker, PhD
    Vice President of Business Development, Advanced Cell Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Advanced Cell Diagnostics
  • FEB 27, 2019 12:00 PM PST
    Sarah Warren, PhD
    Senior Director of Advanced Applications, NanoString Technologies
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: NanoString Technologies
  • FEB 27, 2019 1:30 PM PST
    Phillip Febbo, MD, Maude Champagne
    Sponsored By: Illumina
    Phillip Febbo, MD
    Chief Medical Officer, Illumina, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
    Maude Champagne
    Clinical Oncology Marketing, Illumina, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 1:30 PM PST
    Matthew Shipton, MS
    Chief Operating Officer, HµREL Corporation
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 1:30 PM PST
    Richard Eglen, PhD
    Vice President and General Manager, Corning Life Sciences
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 3:00 PM PST
    Lotta Raty
    Global Product Manager Cell Separation, Miltenyi Biotec
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Miltenyi Biotec
  • FEB 27, 2019 3:00 PM PST
    Elena Naumovska, PhD
    Scientist of Application Development, Mimetas - The Organ on a Chip Company
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Novel Strategies for Drug Discovery
  • FEB 27, 2019 7:30 AM PST
    Frank McCormick, PhD
    Professor of the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 10:30 AM PST
    Matthew Flegal, BS, SRS
    Senior Manager InVivo Sciences, Charles River
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 10:30 AM PST
    G. Thomas Caltagirone, PhD
    President & CEO, Aptagen, LLC
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 12:00 PM PST
    Marcel Perret-Gentil, DVM, MS
    University Veterinarian & Director, Laboratory Animal Resources Center, University of Texas at San Antonio
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 12:00 PM PST
    Adrian Kinkaid
    CEO, MIP Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 1:30 PM PST
    Bill Jackson, PhD
    Founder and Chief Scientist, Base Pair Biotechnologies
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 3:00 PM PST
    Jagath Reddy Junutula, PhD
    Senior Vice President, Research & Development, ModMab Therapeutics, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Innovative Approaches in Clinical Trials
  • FEB 27, 2019 9:00 AM PST
    Mark Hellewell, PhD
    DISCOVERY Reagent & Training Lead, Companion Diagnostics (CDx) & DISCOVERY, Roche Tissue Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
    Sponsored By: Roche Diagnostics
  • FEB 27, 2019 10:30 AM PST
    Khyati Shah, PhD
    Post Doctoral Research Scholar at University of California, San Francisco
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 12:00 PM PST
    Martin Shaw
    Business Development Manager at AroCell AB
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Application of Pharmacogenomics During Clinical Trials
    FEB 27, 2019 1:30 PM PST
    Annette Gilchrist, PhD
    Associate-Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Midwestern University
    BIOGRAPHY
  • FEB 27, 2019 3:00 PM PST
    Shivaani Kummar, MD, FACP
    Professor of Medicine (Oncology) and of Radiology (Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford), Director Phase I Clinical Research, Director, Translational Oncology Program, Stanford University
    BIOGRAPHY
Speakers

  • Frank McCormick, PhD
    Frank McCormick, PhD
    Professor of the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Mark Hellewell, PhD
    Mark Hellewell, PhD
    DISCOVERY Reagent & Training Lead, Companion Diagnostics (CDx) & DISCOVERY, Roche Tissue Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Christopher Bunker, PhD
    Christopher Bunker, PhD
    Vice President of Business Development, Advanced Cell Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • G. Thomas Caltagirone, PhD
    G. Thomas Caltagirone, PhD
    President & CEO, Aptagen, LLC
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jay Campbell
    Jay Campbell
    Chief Commercial Officer, Somark Innovations
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Maude Champagne
    Maude Champagne
    Clinical Oncology Marketing, Illumina, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Richard Eglen, PhD
    Richard Eglen, PhD
    Vice President and General Manager, Corning Life Sciences
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Phillip Febbo, MD
    Phillip Febbo, MD
    Chief Medical Officer, Illumina, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Matthew Flegal, BS, SRS
    Matthew Flegal, BS, SRS
    Senior Manager InVivo Sciences, Charles River
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Bill Jackson, PhD
    Bill Jackson, PhD
    Founder and Chief Scientist, Base Pair Biotechnologies
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Adrian Kinkaid
    Adrian Kinkaid
    CEO, MIP Diagnostics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Jagath Reddy Junutula, PhD
    Jagath Reddy Junutula, PhD
    Senior Vice President, Research & Development, ModMab Therapeutics, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Shivaani Kummar, MD, FACP
    Shivaani Kummar, MD, FACP
    Professor of Medicine (Oncology) and of Radiology (Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford), Director Phase I Clinical Research, Director, Translational Oncology Program, Stanford University
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Marcel Perret-Gentil, DVM, MS
    Marcel Perret-Gentil, DVM, MS
    University Veterinarian & Director, Laboratory Animal Resources Center, University of Texas at San Antonio
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Devendra Mistry, PhD
    Devendra Mistry, PhD
    Senior Field Application Scientist, QIAGEN Advanced Genomics
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Elena Naumovska, PhD
    Elena Naumovska, PhD
    Scientist of Application Development, Mimetas - The Organ on a Chip Company
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Lotta Raty
    Lotta Raty
    Global Product Manager Cell Separation, Miltenyi Biotec
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Khyati Shah, PhD
    Khyati Shah, PhD
    Post Doctoral Research Scholar at University of California, San Francisco
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Martin Shaw
    Martin Shaw
    Business Development Manager at AroCell AB
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Matthew K. Shipton, MS
    Matthew K. Shipton, MS
    Chief Operating Officer, HµREL Corporation
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Sarah Warren, PhD
    Sarah Warren, PhD
    Senior Director of Advanced Applications, NanoString Technologies
    BIOGRAPHY
  • Alex Zhavoronkov, PhD
    Alex Zhavoronkov, PhD
    Founder and CEO, Insilico Medicine, Inc.
    BIOGRAPHY
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  • Annette Gilchrist

    An Associate Professor with Midwestern University, and adjunct faculty member at Northwestern University Dr. Annette Gilchrist has a PhD in Immunology from the University of Connecticut Health Center and a MS in Biochemistry from the University of Connecticut. Previously, she ...

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  • Matthew Flegal

    Matt entered the research field over 20 years ago as a lab animal technician at the TSI/Mason contract research facility. He has worked at both contract facilities such as TSI and OREAD Biosafety as well in industry at Pharmacia, Pfizer, and Sanofi-Aventis. During that period he ...

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  • Khyati Shah

    Khyati Shah received her Ph.D. in Molecular Pharmacology from the University of the Pacific, Stockton, California. Her graduate research was completed in the lab of Jesika Faridi, Ph.D. Her work focused on the investigation of the mechanism of Akt induced tamoxifen resistance in ...

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  • Martin Shaw

    Between 1994-2015 he worked at EKF Diagnostics in Wales (formerly Argutus Medical) where he introduced and promoted a wide range of novel kidney and liver tests, including important biomarkers that are now being evaluated by the IMI (Innovative Medicines Initiative) and FDA as ...

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  • Matthew Shipton

    Leading Novabiosis' primary cell business, Matthew brings to the Company a skill for implementing sales-driven business strategies, an extensive track record of meeting and surpassing targeted sales objectives, and a passion for translating customer needs into solutions that ...

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  • Sid Topiol

    Sid Topiol is the founder and CSO of 3D-2drug LLC, a collaborative research organization incubating drug discovery projects. 3D-2drug is rooted in the deployment of protein structure/function information into novel and efficient drug discovery opportunities. Sid received his B.S ...

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