Research!America's National Health Research Forum - held September 11 at the Newseum's Knight Conference Center in Washington, DC - discussed where science is taking us and how to leverage the opportunities before us to advance medical progress . Click here to read the summary.
Jeffrey Bloss, senior vice president of medical affairs, Astellas Pharma Global Development
Modern Medicine: Where is the Science Taking Us?
Moderated by Richard Harris, science correspondent, NPR. Panelists: Gary Gibbons, M.D., director, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute; Ron Mobed, CEO, Elsevier; Anil Jina, M.D., senior vice president, head of global medical affairs, Shire; Supid Parikh, Ph.D., vice president and general manager of health and analytics, Battelle;and Vincent Forlenza, chairman, CEO and president, BD.
Are we equipped for 21st century challenges in the public health arena?
Moderated by Seema Yasmin, M.D., medical analyst, CNN, staff writer, The Dallas Morning News; Panelists: Barbara Newhouse, president & CEO, The ALS Association; Richard Kronick, Ph.D, director, Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ); Reed Tuckson, M.D., FACP, managing director, Tuckson Health Connections, LLC; Anne Schuchat, M.D., principal deputy director, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC); Lucinda Maine, Ph.D, RPh, executive vice president & CEO, Association of Colleges of Pharmacy.
New and… Improved? The challenge and promise of regulatory science
Moderated by Frank Sesno, director, George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs; Panelists: Larry Shapiro, M.D., Washington University in St. Louis, Research!America Board Member; Amy Comstock Rick, J.D., president & CEO, Food & Drug Law Institute, Research!America Board Member; Stephen Ostroff, M.D., acting commissioner, Food and Drug Administration; Marc Boutin, J.D., CEO, National Health Council; William Hait, M.D., Ph.D, Global Head, Janssen Research & Development, Research!America Board Member.