Dear SABPA Friend:
As a reminder, the 8th SABPA Education and Career Development is just one week away（2/25/2012）. For those who are interested in the job market, attending this event is a no brainer.
And the Sci&Tech Forum is also coming on 03/17/2012. Please see the details below. Should you need different format/template for posting, please feel free to let me know, and we will send you a new version that fits your need. If you need SABPA to promote events of your organization, please also let me know, and we can include these in our monthly newsletter.
Here is the detailed information.
8th SABPA Education and Career Development Event Leadership in the Changing World
Registration：$10（$5 student）online thru Wednesday February 22, 2012 $20 onsite（$10 students onsite）
The 8th SABPA Education and Career Development Event
Education and Career Development Committee
Cordially Invite You and Your Guest to Leadership in the Changing World
Saturday, February 25, 2012, 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Institute of the Americas
UCSD, La Jolla, CA 92037
- Bhasker V. Shetty, Ph.D.
Vice President, Pfizer Worldwide R&D and
Site Director of Pfizer La Jolla Laboratories
- Magda Marquet, Ph.D.
Co-Chair & Founder, Althea Technologies
- 11:30 am - Registration, networking and light lunch
- 12:30 pm - Welcome & Introductions
- 12:40 pm - Featured presentations
- 1:30 pm - Q&A
- $10（$5 student）online thru Wednesday February 22, 2012
- $20 onsite（$10 students onsite）
Frontiers in Oncology
SABPA Science & Technology Forum
Date：March 17, 2012（Saturday）8:30am To 3:00pm（Lunch will be provided）
Location：Institute of Americas, UCSD（directions available at www.sabpa.org）
$20 for online registration, $10 for students and post-docs, $40 for on-site registration
This year's SABPA Science & Technology Forum will focus on current frontiers in oncology. The presentations will address the emerging new trends in cancer drug development including translational research, pharmacogenetics, personalized targeted therapies, cancer metabolism, cancer stem cell, oncology clinical design and development of preclinical models. The meeting will also discuss the opportunities and challenges facing cancer drug development in San Diego biotech and pharmaceutical community：industry/academic collaboration; cancer clinical trials and venture funding in San Diego.
This forum has brought together leaders in academic and industry in the oncology field to ignite the exchange of ideas of how to build a stronger oncology community in San Diego.
- David Cheresh, Ph.D.
Professor, associate director for translation research, Moores UCSD Cancer Center
- Greg Reyes, M.D., Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Drug Discovery, Celgene
- Isan Chen, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, Aragon
- Jean Cui, Ph.D.
Associate research fellow, Pfizer
- Jeremy Barton, M.D.
Vice President Precision Medicine, Pfizer
- Jing Yang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Pediatrics, UCSD
- Steve Kaldor, Ph.D.
Venture Partner at Versant Ventures, acting CEO, QuantiCell
- Tannishtha Reya, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Pharmacology, UCSD
Co-Chair, External Relations Committee
Sino-American Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Professionals Association（SABPA）
Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation
10675 John Jay Hopkins Drive, San Diego CA 92121