May 25 2010

Optimizing Drug Development and Preclinical Considerations for Oncology Indications

The Montgomery County (Maryland) Department of Economic Development will be hosting its next lunch meeting on Thursday, 27 May 2010 at the Shady Grove Innovation Center.  The topic of the meeting will be, “Optimizing Drug Development and Preclinical Considerations for Oncology Indications,” and the featured speakers will be Tariq Allana, Ph.D., and Jack Snyder, M.D., Ph.D. from Cato Research.

Come and hear how to negotiate the drug development process in the most optimal manner, including discussion of how to strategize on the most efficient program, considerations for exit strategies, alternative sources of funding and when to engage CROs, CMOs and animal testing facilities.  The presentation will also address FDA’s current thinking on considerations related to animal studies relevant to anticancer pharmaceuticals.

Lunch will be provided.

Check out the event flyer for more information on the location and how to register.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Updated 03 June 2010:  The slides from the presentation are now available for download here.