BioData World Congress

Interview with the President of the European Institute for Innovation through Health Data

The interview was conducted by the DNAdigest team (dnadigest.org) Dipak Kalra is the President of the European Institute for Innovation through Health Data (i~HD). He is also a Professor of Health Informatics at University College London, and  affiliated with University of Gent. He has worked on the clinical, ethical and legal requirements for electronic health records and on the development of international interoperability standards and will present …

Trials supported by electronic health records

Trials supported by electronic health records – a game-changer for study design and execution Professor Martin Gibson will be revealing the secrets of the successful delivery of GlaxoSmithKline’s (GSK) real world Salford Lung Study at BioData World Congress 2016 on 26 October in Cambridge. Widely recognised as the first study of its kind globally, the Salford Lung Study is a …

Pfizer acquisition of cancer drug company could advance oncology research

Published Online: Aug 23,2016 Laurie Toich, Assistant Editor Pfizer recently announced its plans to acquire Medivation, a biopharmaceutical company that develops molecules for oncology. Recent health insurer mergers could have deterred the $14 billion deal, but Pfizer and Medivation’s boards of directors approved the merger, and expect that shares will increase immediately, according to a press release from Pfizer. “The proposed …

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Clinical, moral and compliance dilemmas in health app development

Nick Broughton, Managing Director of Pharmaceuticalethics.com gives his presentation on ‘Clinical, moral and compliance dilemmas in health app development’ at DigiPharm 2013.  Watch the full video. Interested in learning more?  Join us at Pharma Engagement Live 2014, held this 7-8 October in London at the Business Design Centre.  Explore the issues involved in engaging, supporting and educating both patients, carers and …

Download: Structuring & Managing your Legal & Compliance Team Internationally

  At Pharma Compliance Europe 2013, Ana Gonzalez Prada, Baxter Corporate Counsel gave a presentation on “Structuring & Managing your Legal & Compliance Team Internationally.” Download the presentation and learn: Traditional areas of legal expertise required in Pharma At what level you build up that expertise? Traditional elements of a compliance programme Role of business attorney at a country level …

Guest Post: Rapid Effectiveness Assessment Process Could Shape HTA in Eastern Europe

This article was provided by Richard Staines of APM Health Europe from its coverage of the recent Health Technology Assessment World conference in London. A rapid European effectiveness assessment process comparing new drugs to standard of care could provide key data for local health technology assessment (HTA) in smaller European countries, experts have been told. However, Wim Goettsch, project leader …

Download whitepaper: Bringing Clinical and Commercial Together

inVentiv Health at the forefront of Maximizing ROI through an Effective Process for Planning, Data Generation, and Communications Through their Clinical, Commercial and Consulting Divisions, inVentiv Health is uniquely placed to bring together science and strategy  in generated evidence. Their clients rely on them to ensure that their clinical initiatives align with overall commercial goals through effective planning, evidence generation …