This is the first announcement for this years meeting. While it is
several months away, deadline for abstract submission is February 28
and the bursary award application deadline is March 31.
This annual community of practice meeting is taking place for the
fifth time and brings together a unique combination of pharmaceutical
and healthcare industry experts, principal investigators and
researchers from the academic and government sectors, and leaders from
innovative enterprises. The smaller and more intimate meeting format
pursued has fostered the type of collaboration not always found at
Innovation in Life Science & Healthcare R&D
InnovationWell 2009 InterAction Meeting
October 13-16, 2009
Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, Philadelphia, USA
The InnovationWell program will cover discussion of topics in
Collaboration, Critical Path Advances in Drug Development, Innovation,
Drug and Patient Safety, Knowledge Management in R&D, Translational
Medicine, Computational Biology, Predictive ADME, Predictive
Toxicology, Metabolomics, Biomarkers, and Systems Biology.
Format: Seminars, Roundtables, Presentations, Panel Q&As, Discussions,
Break-out Workshops, Web-supported. Evening Poster sessions,
networking, social activities.
This meeting will take place concurrently with the eCheminfo 2009
Call for Papers:
Abstracts (300-500 words) should be submitted by February 28, 2009,
and be accompanied by a short biography and photo of the presenting
author (300-500 words). Abstracts approved by the scientific
organizing committee will be selected for scheduling on the conference
program. Authors will be notified of acceptance as soon as a review of
submitted materials takes place and at the latest by 31 March 2009.
Abstracts for posters will continue to be accepted for review through
31 August 2009. Please visit http://www.douglasconnect.com/ for
Pre-Conference Workshop, October 12.
Advances in Information, Communications and Knowledge Management
Support Systems for R&D
Bursary Awards will be used to support the attendance of a selection
of academic investigators at the meeting and workshops. Applicants
should be working in an area of research related to drug discovery,
development and safety. Application deadline 31 March 2009.
Please visit http://innovationwell.net/COMTY_bursarybm09
Program: Dr. Barry Hardy, InnovationWell Community of Practice,
Connect. Tel: +41 61 851 0170. barry.hardy -[at]- douglasconnect.com
Registration Enquiries: Nicki Douglas, Douglas Connect, Baermeggenweg
14, 4314 Zeiningen, Switzerland. Tel: +41 61 851 0461. innovationwell -