September 27, 2006

Drug Discovery and Drug Development ProgramFaculty Talks SpeakersPoster Presentations
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Global Health and Infectious Disease
Cancer Research

Translational Research: Applying Discovery

Cardiovascular Disease, Obesity & DiabetesInfectious Disease & Pathogens

About Research Days

Lightning Talks on Platform Technologies

9:45 - 10:15

Drug Discovery


Pro-Soft Proteinase Inhibitors
William Bachovchin

Constitutively Active G Protein-Coupled Receptors in Drug Discovery

Alan Kopin

Developing Antidotes to Botulinum Intoxication

Charles Shoemaker

Moderated by Marc D’Alarcao

10:15 - 10:45 Drug Development

Research Approaches to the Safety and Efficacy of Nutraceuticals
Jeffrey Blumberg

Drug Development Research at Tufts University

David Greenblatt

Beyond the Rat Pack.  Novel Animal Models for Drug Development
George Saperstein

Moderated by Robert Russell

11:00 - 11:30

Clinical Trials


Importance of Clinical Trials in Practicing Evidence-Based Medicine: A Seven-Minute Tour
Joseph Lau

Infliximab for Psoriasis:  Bench-to-Bedside Research Is a Two-Way Street
Alice Gottlieb

What It Takes To Do a Clinical Effectiveness Trial: Taking to the Streets for the IMMEDIATE Trial

Harry Selker

Moderated by David Greenblatt

11:30 - 12:00 Drug Development Economics and Policy

Pharmaceutical R&D and the Challenges of New Drug Development
Kenneth Kaitin

Moderated by Harry Selker

Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging Auditorium
711 Washington Street, Boston

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