Medical Affairs Event Calendar
August 10, 2018
Medical Affairs and Patient Support – Leveraging Core Capabilities to Enhance Programme Design and Outcomes
Increasing consumerism and patient empowerment has driven a change in how the healthcare industry engages with patients to provide therapeutic solutions. Medical Affairs plays a pivotal role and strategic in the development of patient support services to improve patient health outcomes. Medical Affairs professionals can act as credible curators and connectors of information and enable better decisions at the point of care.
August 14-15, 2018
Publication Planning 2018
CBI’s 14th Annual Publication Planning is the life science industry’s leading event for benchmarking with peers at all experience levels and understanding how to overcome process challenges as well as develop advanced publication strategies. This conference provides an intimate forum for executives to discuss data transparency guidelines, hear perspectives from editors and authors and discover innovative approaches for information dissemination.
September 13-14, 2018
16th Annual Independent Medical Education and Grants Breakthrough Summit
CBI’s 16th Annual Independent Medical Education & Grants Breakthrough Summit convenes commercial supporters, CME providers and other key healthcare stakeholders to address leading industry issues centered around translating the value of CME, improving and standardizing outcome reporting formats as well as linking CME to patient and healthcare impact. This year’s program examines how CME fits into the broader healthcare landscape, how the CME model may need to shift to ensure sustainability as well as how to develop and operationalize global CME capabilities.
September 19, 2018
Global Clinical Trials Transparency Conference
Disclosure and transparency of clinical trial information is taking on new dimensions, resulting in trial sponsors and research organisations facing a host of new requirements in the EU, US, and other places in the world. This 2018 Conference builds on prior conference discussions and leverages learnings from International experts, providing the opportunity to gain insights on how to meet the new challenges and opportunities.
September 24-25, 2018
3rd Annual Lay Summaries Summit
At CBI’s 3rd Annual Lay Summaries Summit, learn innovative ways to implement lay summaries into your organization, new distribution techniques and how others are translating lay summaries into various languages and dialects. Listen to case studies to understand the best practices for writing non-promotional, accurate lay summaries.
PharmaTimes Medical & Scientific Excellence Awards
New from PharmaTimes Media is the Medical & Scientific Excellence Awards.
Highlighting this important area of work within the pharmaceutical industry, the awards are designed to recognise the outstanding achievements of medical and scientific professionals.
With entry options for New, Experienced and Senior Medical Science Liaisons, Medical Information Professionals and Medical/Scientific Advisors – wherever you are in your career, there is a category for you!
The competition is free to enter and competitors will have the chance to test themselves against the best-of-the-best and gain invaluable insights and feedback from judges.
More than a competition, it’s also a unique training and development opportunity, with on-the-day workshops and training sessions from industry experts.
So don’t delay, talk to your line-manager and get your entry in now! Closing date October 1st, 2018.
The assessment day will take place on Thursday 6 December in London and will be followed by the awards ceremony in the evening.
October 10-11, 2018
Comprehensive Strategies for Managing HCP Interactions
CBI’s 2nd Annual Comprehensive Strategies for Managing HCP Interactions is solely focused on streamlining the communication, engagement and management between the life sciences industry and HCPs. This must-attend meeting provides open discussions and proven strategies to improve the effectiveness and compliance of healthcare provider interactions.
October 21-23, 2018
MAPS 2018 EMEA
The Medical Affairs profession has never been in a better position to work with key stakeholders to support the development of and communication about therapies that will optimize patient care. This year’s inaugural meeting in the EMEA region, with anticipated attendance of 150+ leaders in Medical Affairs, along with a dedicated MSL track, will have the following themes at the core of the agenda:
Monday’s Theme: Centering on the Voice of the Patient – Strengthening Our Impact on Improved Patient Outcomes
Tuesday’s Theme: Medical Affairs in the Evolving Healthcare Landscape – Transforming to Meet the Challenges Ahead
November 13, 2018
Medical Information and Communications Training
This training workshop has been created based on a strong level of interest from European Medical Information and Communications Conference attendees to provide a hands-on deeper-dive into current and future developments in automation and innovation in day-to-day medical information processes.
November, 14-15 2018
12th Annual European Medical Information and Communications Conference and Exhibition
The only European forum dedicated to medical information and communications, organised by medical information and communications professionals.
November 27, 2018
Bio/Pharma Summit on Nurse Educator Programs
Join your Compliance, Market Access and Medical Affairs counterparts this November at CBI’s Inaugural Bio/Pharma Summit on Nurse Educator Programs. Did you know that 50% of what is recalled by patients after leaving the doctor is incorrect? The need for Nurse Educator Programs is critical in supporting patient adherence and outcomes. During a time with advanced therapy regimes and complex reimbursement models—Nurse Educators are there to address the knowledge gap and simplify the path forward for patients.
December 5-6, 2018
The Medical Writers Summit
CBI’s 2nd Annual Medical Writers Summit is the go-to event to connect with fellow medical writers and industry thought leaders in an unmatched educational setting to dive into the high-level and specific challenges that the medical writing community faces. Featuring a diverse and highly experienced speaking faculty, participants at this summit walk away with fresh insight on best practices, whether you are a new or a veteran writer.
January 29-30, 2019
4th Annual Medical Affairs Excellence Forum
Join us for CBI’s 4th Annual Medical Affairs Excellence Forum to learn more about the evolving role of medical affairs. New demands for scientific information, coupled with compliance pressures and requests for data, contribute to an exciting era.
January 29-30, 2019
18th Annual Bio/Pharma Contact Centers
Join your colleagues to hear more about how to enrich the customer experience by leveraging call center capabilities. CBI’s 18th Annual Contact Centers serves as the gold standard event for those responsible for bio/pharma call center strategy and management. This program provides a unique opportunity to benchmark with colleagues in the life sciences and learn more about innovative approaches for utilizing digital tools to build relationships with HCPs and patients.
January 30-31, 2019
Patient Registries and Real World Evidence Summit
Patient Registries and Real World Evidence Summit is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for, combining two events to provide you with customized knowledge on how to disrupt the future of Patient Registries and investigate how to use Real World Evidence for drug development, FDA approval and payer reimbursement.
February 5-7, 2019
DIA EUROPE 2019
DIA convenes our "Annual Meeting" platforms around the globe, from the DIA Global Annual Meeting in the US to regional annual meetings in China, Europe, and Japan, to provide a neutral forum where you can discuss current issues with the goal of uncovering new ways of working and new solutions for patients. We welcome participants from across the entire drug development spectrum, from discovery to marketed use, to facilitate open collaboration by incorporating representatives from the full life sciences landscape. DIA ensures that industry, payers, patients, and regulators all have an equal voice.
March 5-6, 2019
DIA Singapore Annual Meeting 2019
Advancing Health in Asia Through Innovation
March 10-12, 2019
MAPS 2019 Annual Meeting
New Orleans, LA
Collaborate with over 400 Medical Affairs experts and decision makers at the 2019 Annual Meeting
MAPS is the premier global non-profit organization FOR Medical Aﬀairs BY Medical Aﬀairs and supports the whole function across all diﬀerent levels of experience/specialty to engage, empower and educate.
Tapping into the collective intelligence of the MAPS community gives you the opportunity to connect with leaders in Medical Aﬀairs, experience share with peers in a safe environment and join us as we build cross-industry standards and guidance.
March 27-28, 2019
CBI’s Expanded Access Programs 2019 focuses on the design, development and practical implementation of early access programs. The summit convenes top industry stakeholders and regulators to examine current approaches in providing investigational, pre-launch or end-of-lifecycle drugs to patients for treatment purposes. A multi-stakeholder faculty will address key issues affecting EAPs and review the potential impact of the shifting legislative landscape.
April 16 - 17, 2019
eyeforpharma Medical Affairs USA 2019
Medical Affairs as the change agent: bring data, authenticity and patient insight to the forefront of every decision your company makes.
eyeforpharma Medical Affairs USA 2019 will bring together medical leaders and other key stakeholders from across the industry, to aid the evolution of medical in becoming the ‘home’ of value within the organization. Catalysts create change. The reason why the medical department is the fastest-growing department in nearly every company is because change in every other team is essential. The need for more open, science-based dialog with HCPs has never been greater; patient voices are necessarily louder and more impactful than ever; and payers require far more real world, value-based evidence.
May 15-16, 2019
Managed Access Programmes and Accelerated Pathways
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
CBI’s 4th Annual Managed Access Programmes and Accelerated Pathways is dedicated to the nuances and complexities of designing and implementing early access programmes. Focused on global considerations for a variety of access management programmes, including, but not limited to: Expanded Access Programmes, Early Access Programmes, Compassionate Use Programmes, Named Patient Programmes and Managed Access Programmes.
June 23- 27, 2019
DIA 2019 Global Annual Meeting
San Diego, CA
The DIA 2019 Global Annual Meeting brings together thousands of innovators from around the globe.
Designed to drive insights into action by connecting key policy discussions to real-world knowledge that you need to do your job every day, your attendance will accelerate your growth and your organization's performance in the development ecosystem. Sessions will include distinguished speakers and expert panelists from regulatory, industry, patient advocacy, and academia. Engage with global decision-makers and influencers that you would not otherwise have access to. Advance healthcare product development globally and grow your career while doing so.