March 2013

2013 BIO 5K Run/Walk hosted by Astellas

Monday, April 22, 2013. The flat 5K course  starts and finishes in Grant Park. It takes you through beautiful downtown Chicago and along Lake Michigan. The race is conveniently located just blocks from the Chicago Hilton and other major host hotels near the Magnificent Mile.  Your $30 registration fee will be donated to Science Buddies.

Medical Design: From Home Healthcare Devices To The Operating Room of the Future

Featuring Dr. Noemi Bitterman,  Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 7:30 am at the Illinois Science + Technology Park, 8045 Lamon Ave, A/B Conference room, Skokie, IL 60077

Navigating the Future of Aseptic Manufacturing

Vetter Webinar: Tuesday, 16th April 2013, 10:00 am CDT.  The erosion of the blockbuster model has put biotech and pharma companies under pressure from every direction - regulators setting the rules for drug effectiveness and safety, managed care organizations pushing back on prescription drug costs and reimbursement, and competitors coming to market with alternative brands or generics.

Learn about how aseptic injectable manufacturing addresses: