Content | Navigation |

 


Midwest Pharm Fest
is a young investigator symposium on the recent advances in drug development. The symposium is designed to bring together researchers, more specifically graduate students and post docs in the field of pharmaceutical sciences from universities across the Midwest to foster scientific knowledge and networking leading to future academic collaboration. Focus Areas include: Pharmaceutics and drug delivery, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacokinetics, and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology.

Schedule of events

 

Registration

 

May 30, 2014

Registration/Check-in

      

1:00-4:00 pm

Social

4:00-5:00 

Introduction by student chapter representative Venkata Indurthi

5:00-5:15 

Welcome Address by College Dean Dr. Charles Peterson

5:15-5:30 

Introduction of speaker by Dr. Jagdish Singh

5:30-5:45 

Keynote Speaker Dr. Antoinette Moran

Type 1 Diabetes Prevention

5:45-6:45 

Dinner

7:00 

Ice-Breaker

7:30-9:30 

 

 

May 31, 2014

Breakfast/Checkout

                                                   

6:30-8:00 am

Dr. Dhiren Thakker

Creation of Intellectual Property and Entrepreneurism to
Translate Discoveries for Societal Benefit: An Integral Part
of Academic Pursuit in 21st Century

8:00-9:00 

  Break

9:00-9:15 

Dr. Bill Caldwell

Role of arginase in vascular dysfunctions 

9:15-10:15 

  Break

10:15-10:30 

Poster Session

10:30-11:15 

Dr. Jogarao Gobburu  

Pharmacometrics: Past, Present and Future

11:15-12:00 

  Lunch

12:00-1:00 pm

Dr. Kuljit Bhatia

QbD Based Drug Development

1:15-2:00 

  Break

2:00-2:15

Dr. John Ballantyne

Development of Passive Immunotherapy Products

2:15-3:00

  Break

3:00-3:15

Awards

3:15-4:00


Speakers 

 

  • Dr. Antoinette Moran, MD  
    Keynote speaker
    Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota; 

    Division Head, Pediatric Endocrinology, University of Minnesota; 

    Fellowship Director, Director, Pediatric Diabetes Program, University of Minnesota
  • Dr. Dhiren Thakker
    Associate Dean for Economic Development and International Partnerships; UNC Chapel Hill

    Ferguson Distinguished Professor, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, UNC Chapel Hill
  • Dr. William Caldwell
    Professor and Chairman, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Georgia Regents University  

   

  • Dr. Jogarao Gobburu (Alumnus)
    Professor & Director, Center for Translational Medicine School of Pharmacy University of Maryland

 

 

 

Sponsors:

 



 

 


Student Focused. Land Grant. Research University.

Follow NDSU
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • RSS
  • Google Maps

North Dakota State University
Phone: +1 (701) 231-7661 / Fax: (701) 231-8333
Campus address: Sudro Hall 116
Physical/delivery address: 1401 Albrecht Blvd, Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 2665 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: Pharmaceutical Sciences
Published by North Dakota State University

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014 1:51:46 PM