Category Archives: Announcements

Poster board info

The poster boards are approximately 4 ft high x 6 ft long.  Push pins will be provided.  Each board will be numbered and will include a voting envelope for the Best Poster categories:  Most Innovative, Most Debated, and Best Visual Appeal.

2017 Early registration reminder

Early registration fees are as follows and must be received by April 12, 2017: – Students, faculty and unemployed: $50 – Industrial scientists $85 Presenting Author Registration Deadline:  April 7, 2017 Onsite and late registration (on or after April 13, 2017) will be $120.

2017 Meeting agenda update

The conference agenda is nearly complete with Two keynote speakers (Dr. Steven Colgan, Pfizer, and Professor Stephen Byrn, Purdue University) Five Roundtables on topics that include: Oligonucleotides/Gene Therapy/RNAi, 3D Printing Applications for Pharmaceutics, DMPK of Large Molecules, Analytical Characterization of Biologics, Peptides, and Oligonucleotides, Advances in Small Molecule Drug Delivery

2017 Abstract submission – Deadline Feb 15

The deadline for abstract submissions is February 15 and is fast approaching! You can submit an abstract for a short topic presentation (STP), an academic research award (ARA), or a regular poster presentation (RPP) on a pharmaceutically-related topic at this link.  Please note that there is a 350 word limit,

2017 Roundtable speakers

Roundtable speakers for this year’s meeting have been announced! Roundtable #1: Oligonucleotides/Gene Therapy/RNAi Moderators: Julian Nguyen (SUNY Buffalo) and John Morrison (BMS) Speakers: Debra Auguste (Northeastern University) and Mathiah Manoharan (Alnylam) Roundtable #2: 3D Printing Applications for Pharmaceutics Moderators: Fang Zhao (St. John Fisher College) and Chris Towler (Novartis) Speakers:

Hotel group rate available

The Hartford Marriott Farmington is offering a special group rate of $159 per night for April 19-20.  Last day to book at this rate is March 19, 2017.  Click here to make a reservation online.  Update 2/16/2017:  There are still rooms available, please call the hotel directly 860-678-1000.