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On the Calendar The Calendar Industry Events and Conferences, including special discounts Coming Attractions In May 2014, the Healthcare Businesswomen‚Äôs Association is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its prestigious Woman of the Year (WOTY) award. The HBA is proud to announce that three visionary women across the healthcare spectrum will honored at this event: Shideh Sedgh Bina, a founding partner of Insigniam; Annalisa Jenkins, executive VP and head of global research and development for Merck Serono; Patricia Maryland, DrPH, president of healthcare operations and chief operating officer of Ascension Health. These remarkable leaders, as well as the Honorable Mentor, STAR volunteer, almost 100 Rising Stars, and new this year, 25 HBA Luminaries, will be honored at the HBA‚Äôs refashioned and inspiring luncheon program. 2014 marks a year of celebration for the HBA ‚Äî the 25th anniversary of WOTY and 35th anniversary of HBA, as the industry‚Äôs premiere organization committed to the advancement of women in healthcare worldwide. For more information and to register, visit hbanet.com. March 17-18 7th Annual Medicare Marketing and Sales Summit Marriott Plaza San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas PharmaVOICE subscribers receive a 10% registration discount; Mention PMP107 during registration to enjoy this offer. Financial Research Associates, healthcare-conferences.com March 18-19 3rd Partnering with Accountable Care Organizations Inn at Penn, a Hilton Hotel, Philadelphia ExL Pharma, exlpharma.com March 19-20 2nd Annual Pharma Labeling ¬?Compliance Conference Hilton Boston Back Bay, Boston PharmaVOICE subscribers receive $200 off registration fee; mention ‚ÄúPharmaVOICE‚Äù to Robin Yegelwel. Marcus Evans, marcusevans-conferences-northamerican.com March 19-20 BioConference Live ‚Äî Neuroscience PharmaVOICE is exhibiting at this event. BioConference Live, bioconferencelive.com March 23-26 Pharma Forum 2014 ‚Äî 10th Annual Pharmaceutical Meeting Management Forum Orlando World Center Marriott, Orlando, Fla. CBI, cbinet.com March 25-26 Oncology USA Summit 2014 Hotel Marlowe, Cambridge, Mass. eyeforpharma, eyeforpharma.com March 30-April 2 Partnerships in Clinical Trials The Mirage Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas PharmaVOICE is exhibiting at this event. Institute for International Research, clinicaltrialpartnerships.com March 31-April 2 Collaborative Agreements and Acquisitions The Carlton Hotel, New York American Conference Institute, americanconference.com April 7-9 10th Annual Meeting of ISMPP Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Arlington, Va. International Society for Medical Publication Professionals (ISMPP), ismpp.org April 9-11 Diabetes Centers of Excellence: For Hospitals & Health Systems Boston PharmaVOICE subscribers receive a 30% discount; contact Jessie Mahne with keycode DCE13 or use keycode DCE1 when registering online. Active Communications International, wplgroup.com April 10-11 Compliant Advertising and Promotion of Healthcare Products Conference Alexandria, Va. Q1 Productions, q1productions.com April 15-16 eyeforpharma Philadelphia 2014 Sheraton Downtown Philadelphia, Philadelphia eyeforpharma, eyeforpharma.com April 23-24 Big Data in Healthcare Revere Boston Common, Boston Hanson Wade, bigdata-healthcare.com April 23-25 Drug Discovery Chemistry Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa, San Diego Cambridge Healthtech Institute, drugdiscoverychemistry.com May 1 2014 HBA Woman of the Year event Hilton New York, New York PharmaVOICE is attending this event. Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association, hbanet.org May 1-2 ACO and Industry: The Collaboration¬? ¬?Continues Sofitel Philadelphia, Philadelphia PharmaVOICE subscribers receive a 10% discount; register using keycode VOICE10. CMR Institute, acocollaboration.org May 13-14 Outsourcing in Clinical Trials East Coast 2014 Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, Philadelphia PharmaVOICE is exhibiting at this event. Arena International Events Group, arena-international.com Conference dates and locations are subject to change. For a complete listing of industry events, visit pharmavoice.com. To submit information about a conference, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. March 16-19 Patient Safety & Quality Congress Middle East The Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche, Abu Dhabi, UAE PharmaVOICE subscribers receive a 10% discount; register quoting code PHARMAVOICE. i2i Events Group, http://www.patientsafetymiddleeast.com/ March 17-18 5th Annual National Disability Summit 2014 Rydges Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Informa Australia, http://atnd.it/5297-0 March 17-18 microRNA as Biomarkers and Diagnostics Omni Parker House, Boston Cambridge Healthtech Institute, http://www.healthtech.com/microRNA/ March 17-19 10th Life Sciences Accounting and Reporting Congress Hyatt Regency Penn‚Äôs Landing, Philadelphia CBI,http://www.cbinet.com/conference/pc14139?cid=BAMMpc14139PV March 17-19 Applied Project Management Fundamentals The Heldrich Hotel, New Brunswick, N.J. The Center for Professional Advancement, http://www.cfpa.com/201403172529-10a/2529/d/courseSummary.aspx March 18-19 Drug Discovery Innovations Hotel Palace Berlin, Berlin Informa Life Sciences, http://atnd.it/5080-0 March 18-19 Forced Degradation for Pharmaceuticals The Barbican, London Informa Life Sciences, http://www.informa-ls.com/forceddeg March 18-19 Introduction to Pharmacokinetics for the Non-Specialist Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton, London Informa Life Sciences, http://atnd.it/1c2bzvm March 18-19 Stability Testing for Pharmaceuticals The Barbican, London Informa Life Sciences, http://www.informa-ls.com/stabilitytesting March 18-20 eyeforpharma Barcelona 2014 Centre Convencions Internacional Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain eyeforpharma, http://www.eyeforpharma.com/barcelona/ March 18-20 INTERPHEX Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York Reed Exhibitions, http://www.interphex.com March 18-21 3rd Annual Hospital Efficiency and Quality Asia Summit 2014 Swiss-Garden Hotel & Residences, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia International Quality & Productivity Center (IQPC), http://atnd.it/1aXjSLQ March 19 The Patient Adherence Seminar ‚Äì with Prof. John Weinman & Jeremy Sayers Sheraton Brussels Airport Hotel, Brussels C.E.L.forpharma, http://www.celforpharma.com/pharma-management/training/pharma-patient-adherence-seminar.html March 19-20 9th Annual Summit on Biosimilars Doubletree by Hilton, Philadelphia CBI, http://www.cbinet.com/conference/pc14014?cid=BAMMpc14014PV March 19-20 Compliance Monitoring Programs Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City, Philadelphia CBI, http://www.cbinet.com/conference/pc14107?cid=BAMMpc14107PV March 19-20 Investigator-Initiated and Sponsored Research (IISR) Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City, Philadelphia CBI, http://www.cbinet.com/conference/pc14147?cid=BAMMpc14147PV March 19-20 Targeting Mitochondrial Dysfunction & Toxicity Omni Parker House, Boston Cambridge Healthtech Institute, http://www.healthtech.com/Mitochondrial-Targeting/ March 19-20 The Commercialisation and Application of Enzymes in Biotechnology Charing Cross Hotel, London Informa Life Sciences, http://atnd.it/1eCdDyF March 19-21 3rd Cool Chain Supply Systems and Solutions 2014 Sheraton Brussels Airport Hotel, Brussels 3rd Cool Chain Supply Systems and Solutions 2014, http://www.cold-gdp.com March 19-21 3rd Inflammatory & Immunological Biomarkers Hyatt Regency Mission Bay San Diego, San Diego GTC, http://www.gtcbio.com/conference/inflammatory-and-immunological-biomarkers-overview March 19-21 3rd Neurological Biomarkers Hyatt Regency Mission Bay San Diego, San Diego GTC, http://www.gtcbio.com/conference/neurological-biomarkers-overview March 19-21 7th Oncology Biomarkers Hyatt Regency Mission Bay San Diego, San Diego GTC, http://www.gtcbio.com/conference/oncology-biomarkers-overview March 19-21 Biomarker Summit 2014 Hyatt Regency Mission Bay San Diego, San Diego GTC, http://www.gtcbio.com/conference/biomarker-summit-overview March 20-21 6th Ocular Diseases Drug Discovery Hyatt Regency Mission Bay San Diego, San Diego GTC , http://www.gtcbio.com/component/conference/?file=home&cn=5th+Ocular+Diseases+&Drug_Development=&cid=23&utm_source=3rdparty&utm_medium=eventlisting&utm_campaign=ocular13 March 20-21 Computer System Validation Holiday Inn Mumbai International Airport, Mumbai, India UBM India, http://bit.ly/1fjeHWJ March 20-21 Filing Variations Kempinski Hotel Bristol, Berlin PTI Global, http://atnd.it/5529-0 March 20-21 Precision Medicine and Companion Diagnostics Doubletree by Hilton Washington D.C., Washington D.C. CBI, http://www.cbinet.com/conference/fc14016?cid=BAMMfc14016PV March 24-25 Adaptive Designs in Clinical Trials Holiday Inn Regents Park, London SMi Group, http://atnd.it/4905-0 March 24-25 Annual Product Reviews for the Pharmaceutical and Related Industries The Heldrich Hotel, New Brunswick, N.J. The Center for Professional Advancement, http://www.cfpa.com/201403241998- 11a/1998/d/courseSummary.aspx March 24-25 Circulating Biomarkers Wyndham Boston Beacon Hill, Boston SELECTBIO, http://selectbiosciences.com/conferences/index.aspx?conf=CB2014 March 24-25 Enhancing and Defining Analytical Testing Using QbD (Quality by Design) New Brunswick, N.J. The Center for Professional Advancement, http://www.cfpa.com/201403242526-11a/2526/d/courseSummary.aspx March 24-25 Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Legal & Compliance Forum Alexandria, Va. Q1 Productions, http://www.q1productions.com/conferencepost/pharmaceutical-device-legal-forum March 24-25 Post-Translational Modifications Hyatt Regency Baltimore, Baltimore Cambridge Healthtech Institute, http://www.biotherapeuticsanalyticalsummit.com/Post-Translational-Modifications/ March 24-26 Medical Device Patents Intercontinental Chicago, Chicago American Conference Institute, http://www.americanconference.com/2014/898/medical-device-patents March 24-26 World Vaccine Congress Washington 2014 Marriott Wardman Park, Washington D.C. Terrapinn, http://www.terrapinn.com/conference/world-vaccine-congress-washington/ March 24-28 Biotherapeutics Analytical Summit Hyatt Regency Baltimore, Baltimore Cambridge Healthtech Institute, http://www.biotherapeuticsanalyticalsummit.com/ March 25 Managing IP‚Äôs US Patent Reform Forum The Willard InterContinental Hotel, Washington, D.C. Managing IP, http://www.managingip.com/stub.aspx?stubid=23923 March 25-26 3rd Annual Electronic Medication Management Conference 2014 Sydney Harbour Marriott, Sydney, Australia Informa Australia, http://atnd.it/5294-0 March 25-26 4th Annual Pharmaceutical Sales Training and Development Conference Atlanta Q1 Productions, http://www.q1productions.com/conferencepost/pharmaceutical-sales-training-development-conference March 25-26 4th European Healthcare PR & Communications Summit Hilton London Kensington, London ExL Pharma, http://www.exlpharma.com/EuroPR March 25-26 Analytical Characterization for Biotherapeutics Hyatt Regency Baltimore, Baltimore Cambridge Healthtech Institute, http://www.biotherapeuticsanalyticalsummit.com/AnalyticalCharacterization/ March 25-27 Australian Healthcare Week 2014 Australian Technology Park, Sydney, Australia IQPC Australia, http://atnd.it/HV03J5 March 26-27 BIOMEDevice Boston Medtech Event Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston UBM Canon, http://atnd.it/5482-0 March 26-27 e-Rx and HER Hyatt at the Bellevue, Philadelphia CBI, http://www.cbinet.com/conference/pc14028?cid=BAMMpc14028PV March 26-27 Nanomedicine Edinburgh Conference Centre Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland SELECTBIO, http://selectbiosciences.com/conferences/index.aspx?conf=NMUK2014 March 26-27 Pharmaceutical Risk Management Tools: Getting the Most Out of ICH Q9 New Brunswick, N.J. The Center for Professional Advancement, http://www.cfpa.com/201403262158- 11a/2158/d/courseSummary.aspx March 26-27 The Strategic Digital Pharma Marketing Course Sheraton Brussels Airport Hotel, Brussels C.E.L.forpharma, http://www.celforpharma.com/pharma-management/training/pharma-digital-marketing-course.html March 27 Webinar: Pharma Market Access & Regulatory Affairs in Russia and CIS Kakushin Group, http://pharma.kakushinwebinars.com/market-access-russia- cis?utm_source=mp_pharmavoice&utm_ medium=listing&utm_campaign=pharmavoice March 27-28 Comparability and Developability Hyatt Regency Baltimore, Baltimore Cambridge Healthtech Institute, http://www.biotherapeuticsanalyticalsummit.com/Comparability March 27-28 Developing and Maintaining an Effective Complaint System New Brunswick, N.J. The Center for Professional Advancement, http://www.cfpa.com/201403271834- 11a/1834/d/courseSummary.aspx March 27-28 The 4th Nextgen China 2014 Shanghai CPhI Conferences, http://www.nextgen- china.com/Download.aspx?id=6&lang=en-us&source=pharmavoice March 27-28 World Vaccine Manufacturers China Summit 2014 Parkyard Hotel, Shanghai GEC Group, http://www.wvmcs.com/ March 28 DIA/EFPIA Info Day on ICH NH Danube City Hotel, Vienna DIA/EFPIA, http://www.diahome.org/en-GB/Meetings-and-Training/Find-Meetings-and- Training/Meeting-Details.aspx? roductID=3048386&EventType=Meeting March 31-April 1 Discovery Summit 2014 Grande Real Villa It?°lia Hotel & Spa, Cascais, Lisbon Marcus Evans, http://www.marcusevans-conferences-northamerican.com/Discovery_Asset_Media March 31-April 1 Paediatric Clinical Trials 2014 Kensington Close Hotel, London SMi Group, http://atnd.it/1cDsDYc March 31-April 1 Pre-Filled Syringes Americas Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel, Iselin, N.J. SMi Group, http://www.smi-online.co.uk/2014pfs-usa21.asp March 31-April 1 Preparing for and Surviving an FDA Inspection Burlingame, Calif. The Center for Professional Advancement, http://www.cfpa.com/201403310187-11a/187/d/courseSummary.aspx March 31-April 4 NASP Specialty Pharmacy 2014 EXPO: Poster Session ‚Äì Collaborative Healthcare Models University of South Florida: Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation, Tampa, Fla. National Association of Specialty Pharmacy, http://meetings.nasprx.org/ April 1 Containment of Highly Potent APIs Holiday Inn, Bloomsbury, London SMi Group, http://atnd.it/6080-0 April 1-2 4th Annual Regulatory Information Management Radisson Blu Berlin, Berlin Informa Life Sciences, http://www.informa-ls.com/CQ5226PVCL April 1-2 Analytical Characterization and Stability Shanghai Marriott Pudong East, Shanghai Cambridge Healthtech Institute, http://www.pegsummitchina.com/Analytical-Characterization/ April 1-2 Pharma BusDev & Licensing of Marketed Pharmaceuticals – with David Scott Sheraton Brussels Airport Hotel, Brussels C.E.L.forpharma, http://www.celforpharma.com/pharma-management/training/pharma-licensing-marketed-pharmaceuticals-course.html April 1-2 Protein & Antibody Engineering Shanghai Marriott Pudong East, Shanghai Cambridge Healthtech Institute, http://www.pegsummitchina.com/Protein-Antibody-Engineering/ April 1-3 PEGS CHINA – Protein & Antibody Engineering and Development Summit Shanghai Marriott Pudong East, Shanghai Cambridge Healthtech Institute, http://www.pegsummitchina.com/ April 1-3 Pharmaconex 2014 Cairo International Convention & Exhibition Center (CICC), Cairo Arab African Conferences & Exhibitions, http://pharmaconex.net April 1-3 Specialty Pharma Association’s Annual Conference Orlando World Center Marriott, Orlando, Fla. Specialty Pharma Association,