3/26/2019 Update: Additional meeting details have been added below. Poster boards are 4' x 8'.
The AAPS Northeast Regional Discussion Group will conduct its 22nd annual meeting on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at the Marriott Hotel in Farmington, Connecticut. This single day meeting will be held from 8:00am to 4:30pm. Breakfast, lunch, and refreshments are included. Important dates and other details can be found in the Call for Abstracts.
Event Keynote Speakers:
Dr. Cato T. Laurencin (Institute of Materials Science, Director of Regenerative Engineering, UCONN): "Regenerative Engineering: A Future Look at Regeneration"
Dr. Nigel Langley (Director Technical Service and Scientific Affairs, BASF Pharma Solutions): "The Critical Need for Excipient Innovation in Pharmaceutical Drug Development"
Roundtable Discussion Topics:
Modified Release Formulations
Speakers: Diane Burgess (UCONN), Sheri Shamblin (Pfizer); Tentative - Abu Serajuddin (St. John's University
Moderators: Mohamed Nounou, Ka Ning Yip
Advances in Small Molecule Solubilization (Focus: 3D Printing)
Speakers: Giovanni Traverso (MIT), Lauren Beach (Aprecia)
Moderators: Chris Towler, Bing Gu
Material Science/Microstructural Considerations for Formulations (Focus: Imaging techniques in Pharmaceutical Sciences)
Speakers: Hyunsoo Park (BMS), Heather Frericks Schmidt (Pfizer), Daniel Skomski (Merck)
Moderators: James Ormes, John Morrison
Developing Botanical Complex Drug Products of Medical Cannabis
Speakers: Stephen Dahmer (Vireo Health), Lingyun Li (NY State Dept. of Health, Medical Marijuana Program Testing Lab
Moderators: HaiAn Zheng, Ola Ghoneim
PLGA in Drug Delivery Systems
Speakers: Jung Soo Suk (John Hopkins School of Medicine), Anthony J. Kim (U. Maryland), Patrick Duffy (Ashland Specialty Ingredients)
Moderators: Roy Haskell, Sanjay Gayakwad
Registration information:Early registration fees for the meeting have increased this year as follows and must be received by April 4, 2019:
- Students (undergraduate, graduate, and post doc) and unemployed $60
- Faculty and Industrial scientists $100
Onsite and late registration (on or after April 5, 2019) will be $150.
Registration is not complete until payment is received. Please note that online payment is a separate step following registration (click on the Pay Now button).If you have questions, please email Michelle (email@example.com).Abstract Submission information:
Requirements for abstract submissions are similar to last year.
Important note: Abstract submission and meeting registration are separate. Participants of the Regular Poster Presentation (RPP), Short Topic Presentations (STP), or the Academic Research Awards (ARA) must also register for the meeting.
Hartford Marriott Hotel 15 Farm Springs Rd Farmington, CT 06032
Registration is closed for this event. For more information or questions, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org