FEB 27, 2019 06:00 AM PST
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Keynote Presentation: Reimagining Drug Discovery and Development Journey Through AI

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  • Global Head, Animal Welfare and Compliance Training, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research
    Biography
      Dr. Szczepan Baran is the Global Head, Animal Welfare and Compliance Training at Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research.

      Dr. Baran received a Bachelor of Science in Pre-Veterinary Medicine from the University of Delaware, a Veterinary Medical Doctoral degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine and a Master of Science in Comparative Medicine from the University Of Washington School Of Medicine.

      In 2005, he joined Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center where he was a member of the team that discovered the first canine embryonic stem cells. Then in 2007 Dr. Baran founded and became COO of the Veterinary Bioscience Institute before his current employment at Novartis.

      Dr. Baran founded the LinkedIn group "Laboratory Animal Science and Medicine," the largest group in this field. He also served as, Graduate Course Director, Drexel University College of Medicine, Assistant Professor at Delaware Valley, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Wake Forest School of Medicine and most notably as Director at Large for the Academy of Surgical Research as well as a Board Member of Americans for Medical Progress.

      His research interests include use of microfluidics in safety pharmacology and toxicology, the development and validation of online surgical training programs, and the development and validation of rodent endoscopic procedures. Dr. Baran's hobbies include boxing, micro-facial expressions and psychology of adolescent communication.

    Abstract:

    AI is transforming drug discovery and development (3D) including clinical trials by increasing efficiencies, decreasing the gap between data and our ability to utilize data and most importantly making this journey patient centric. Non-invasive and non-intrusive animal and patient monitoring technologies lead and continue to lead development of novel digital biomarkers. Incorporation of digital endpoints and computational technologies into nonclinical and clinical trials leads to earlier and objective detection of physiological and behavioral changes, including off-target effects that lead to earlier decisions thereby reducing animal and patient burden. Leveraging recent advances in high-throughput technologies and machine learning provides an opportunity for more precise and more efficient target identification process. This talk will discuss these technologies and present their impact through case studies within clinical and nonclinical phases of 3D.


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