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Integrating the Patient Voice: Recap of the 2016 BIO CEO & Investor Conference

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The 2016 BIO CEO & Investor Conference isn’t just for biotech companies and the investment community, the conference featured a strong patient voice and focus on the patient perspective in drug development and drug delivery. Two of the most highly-attended panel discussions were moderated by patient advocates. On Monday, Sue Peschin, President & Chief Executive Officer, Alliance for Aging Research, led a timely panel discussion with clinical researchers and biotech CEOs around the recent positive Read More >

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#BIOCEO16 Session Recap: Regulatory Policy Outlook—PDUFA VI and You

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The second day of #BIOCEO16 kicked off this morning with a look ahead to PDUFA VI and potential ways to improve the drug development and approval process. Moderated by BIO Executive Vice President of Emerging Companies Cartier Esham, the panelists included: Elizabeth Krutoholow, Analyst, Bloomberg Intelligence Jonathan Leff, Partner, Deerfield Management; Chairman, Deerfield Institute Richard F. Pops, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Alkermes The challenges and opportunities presented by the growing amount of available “real Read More >

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Samuel Isaly: Anticipate the Anticipators

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Samuel Isaly, Managing Partner of OrbiMed Advisors, joined BIO CEO & Investor Conference attendees for a Fireside Chat, moderated by David Gluckman, Co-Head of the Global Healthcare Group at Lazard.  The discussion called upon Isaly’s wealth of healthcare and pharmaceutical knowledge spanning nearly 50 years, focusing on the value of innovation. OrbiMed has a simple “secret sauce” to their success, they only employ bright, hardworking, honest and lucky people to manage their funds.  As a Read More >

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Jim Greenwood on “Time is Precious”

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Jim Greenwood, President & CEO, Biotechnology Innovation Organization discusses the organizations new campaign, Time is Precious. Greenwood says, “… if we are going to continue to create new treatments and cures we are going to have to continue to invest and attract investment capital.”  Watch the full interview below.

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Session Recap: Advances in Ophthalmology: Therapies for Saving Sight

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Monday at the BIO CEO & Investor Conference featured a 9:30am panel that offered a comprehensive perspective on what is happening in the world of ophthalmology today.  The panel was moderated by Tony Gibney, Managing Director, Leerink Partners. The panelists were: Jeffrey L. Cleland, PhD, Interim Chief Executive Officer, GrayBug Guy Eakins, PhD, Vice President, Scientific Affairs, BrightFocus Foundation Nouhad Husseini, Vice President, Business Development, Regeneron David P. Southwell, President and Chief Executive Officer, Inotek Read More >

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