Please mark your calender for our next BBB meeting, of which our featured speakers will be Drs. En Li, VP of Novartis, and Shan Lu, Professor of Medicine in UMass. It is our honor to have two of our outstanding speakers who have successful experience of building collaborative entities between the US and China to share with us their experience and views of this effort. At the end of the session, I want to invite all of you to join a free panel discussion and share with us your views and experience working between the US and China. Please let me know if you plan to give a short speech at the meeting or join the panel for discussion.
The meeting will be held on Saturday, Sept 19th, 2009 at the Forsyth Institute, 140 The Fenway, Boston MA from 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm (free parking in front of the Forsyth Institute or take the Green-line T) (please see attached PDF for direction).
2 - 2:40 pm: Speaker - Dr. En Li, VP & Head of NIBR Shanghai, China Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Co. Ltd.
Title: "Drug discovery and development in China - opportunities and challenges"
2:40 - 3:00 pm: Q&A
3 - 3:40 pm: Speaker - Dr. Shan Lu, Professor, UMass
Title: "Research partnership with scientists in China - a non-industry perspective"
3:40 - 4:00 pm: Q&A
4:00 - 5:00 pm: short talks and panel discussion
Coffee and refreshment will be served. Again, we'd like to thank for the sponsorship of IAMBR (www.IABMR.org) to the event! We hope that our PIs may encourage your lab members to join IABMR (and benefit from IABMR activities)! Hope to see you all!
Dong Feng and the BBB committee