Latest James Heywood Stories

2014-06-14 23:01:16

The hot topics on Monday, June 16 SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) June 14, 2014 Game-changing patient engagement in the drug development process, the current U.S. drug regulatory landscape and bioinnovation are among the hot topics on Monday, June 16, at the DIA 2014 50th Annual Meeting at the San Diego Convention Center. A new DIA event, The Walking Gallery, will bring life to patient stories through art. Patient Voice in Drug Development At the opening plenary session, patient engagement and...

2014-06-13 23:02:54

Panelists will discuss the current state and future of patient-centered drug development San Diego (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 Three leaders in the field will talk on June 16 about the growing influence of patients in accelerating the innovation of drug therapies. DIA 2014 50th Annual Meeting keynote speaker Jamie Heywood of PatientsLikeMe, DIA Global Chief Executive Barbara L. Kunz, and patient advocate and artist Regina Holliday will provide their outlooks on how increased patient involvement...

2014-06-03 23:05:52

Third Annual Avoca Quality Consortium Summit Focuses on New Ways to Break Down Silos, Advance Technology, and Build Bridges to Patients during Clinical Trials Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Top executives from across the pharmaceutical and Contract Research Organization (CRO) industries attended the Avoca Quality Consortium Summit on May 6th and 7th to discuss new opportunities for proactively building quality into clinical programs through collaboration. The concept of building...

2014-05-28 23:08:35

PatientsLikeMe co-founder, Pfizer executive and top regulator champion collaboration. Washington (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Global innovators in pioneering drug development and access will lead the DIA 2014 50th Annual Meeting in San Diego from June 15 to 19. Freda C. Lewis-Hall, executive vice president and chief medical officer of Pfizer Inc., and Sandra Kweder, deputy director of the Office of New Drugs for the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Center for Drug Evaluation and Research,...

2014-01-30 23:02:50

PatientsLikeMe Co-Founder Jamie Heywood to Kick Off Conference Horsham, PA (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Jamie Heywood, patient engagement and research pioneer, will deliver the keynote address at the DIA 2014 50th Annual Meeting, to be held June 15–19 at the San Diego Convention Center. Heywood is co-founder of PatientsLikeMe, a groundbreaking online platform where hundreds of thousands of patients connect with one another to track their experiences with diseases, share details of their...

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