Conferences

Clinical Trial Innovation Summit

Date May 7-9 2018
Map Boston, MA

Technology and data are at the forefront driving clinical trial decision making. With further advancements in new technologies (such as mobile devices and wearables) and the rise of online communities, the pharma and biotech industry are poised to capitalize on these advancements to innovate existing clinical trial processes and systems. Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s Data & Tech Driven Clinical Trials gathers leaders across pharma, biotech and academia for discussions and case studies on leveraging new technologies and clinical trial data to advance clinical research. Special focus will be given to the challenges, solutions, and opportunities that lie in the adoption, use, validation, and data collection of digital technologies.

ASCP – Treatment of Psychiatric Illness Across the Lifespan

Date May 29 – June 1, 2018
Map Miami, FL

The 2018 ASCP Annual Meeting will be held in Miami Beach, FL from May 29 – June 1, 2018. The meeting will include representatives from academia, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), European regulatory agencies and industry that will discuss key aspects of neuropsychiatric drug development, including the impact of diagnostic changes and personalized interventions based on biomarkers or genetic information. A Steering Committee chaired by Drs. Marlene Freeman and John Newcomer with representation of the sectors that are part of the ASCP community lead the direction of the meeting. Representatives from the FDA, EMA, NIMH, NIDA, NIAAA, the pharmaceutical industry and academia comprise the 2018 Steering Committee. A Program Committee under the leadership of Drs. Holly Swartz and Anita Clayton are responsible for the review of all program submissions.

Schizophrenia International Research Society Conference

Date April 4-8, 2018
Map Florence, Italy

SIRS was founded in 2005 with the goal of bringing together scientists from around the world to exchange the latest advances in biological and psychosocial research in schizophrenia. The Society is dedicated to facilitating international collaboration to discover the causes of, and better treatments for, schizophrenia and related disorders. Part of the mission of the Society is to promote educational programs in order to effectively disseminate new research findings and to expedite the publication of new research on schizophrenia.

Date February 13-14, 2018
Map Orlando, FL

Sensors, Wearables and Digital Biomarkers in Clinical Trials:
NOVEL DATA SOURCES AND CONNECTIVITY FOR VIRTUAL AND REMOTE TRIALS

14th Annual World Symposium

Date February 5-9, 2018
Map San Diego, C.A.

The 14th Annual WORLD Symposium is a 5-day conference designed to introduce the latest discoveries related to lysosomal diseases and the clinical investigation of these advances to clinical researchers, patient advocacy groups, clinicians and all others.

 

Date April 4-8, 2018
Map Florence, Italy

SIRS was founded in 2005 with the goal of bringing together scientists from around the world to exchange the latest advances in biological and psychosocial research in schizophrenia. The Society is dedicated to facilitating international collaboration to discover the causes of, and better treatments for, schizophrenia and related disorders. Part of the mission of the Society is to promote educational programs in order to effectively disseminate new research findings and to expedite the publication of new research on schizophrenia.

ISCTM 14th Annual Scientific Meeting

Date February 20-22, 2018
Map Washington, D.C.

The International Society for CNS Clinical Trials and Methodology 14th Annual Scientific Meeting will be held at The Fairmont in Washington, DC. The 3-day conference will include sessions such as “Unresolved Problems in Neuroscience Drug Development,” “Methodological challenges related to Rare and Orphan Disease Drug Development,” and “Innovative Approaches for Slowing Disease Progression in Parkinson’s Disease.”

 

Diversity Alliance for Science

Date February 21-22, 2018
Map Laguna, CA

Diversity Alliance For Science West Coast Conference is a 2-day event attended by government officials, pharmaceutical executives, CEOs of scientific enterprises and more. Conference participants have the opportunity to network and build relationships and partnerships between suppliers and large pharmaceutical companies.

2017 Conferences

CTAD Boston

Date November 1, 2017
Map Boston, Massachusetts

Alzheimer’s disease is one of the most important health challenges facing aging populations worldwide. The development of the next generation of Alzheimer’s disease drugs is becoming essential to face up to this challenge.

CNS Summit 2017

Date November 16-19, 2017
Map Boca Raton, Florida

CNS Summit is a platform for change and a community passionate about shaping the future, with a focus on collaboration, innovation, and technology. Our mission is to have a positive impact on the success of clinical development programs. We believe this mission is our ethical duty to the patients we serve by developing new treatments. If this mission resonates with you, and you would like to be surrounded by creative, passionate, and future-focused colleagues, join us.

ACNP 2017

Date December 3-7, 2017
Map Palm Springs, California

The American College of Neuropsychopharmacology Annual Meeting provides an opportunity for internationally distinguished researchers and scientists to exchange cutting-edge scientific information about the brain, behavior, and psychotropic drugs. During this meeting, attendees will have the opportunity to learn new clinical and basic research on brain behavior-drug interactions and advances in psychopharmacology.

ESM 2017

Date December 4-6, 2017
Map Milan, Italy

The European Synapse Meeting brings together junior and senior neuroscientists working on synapses to provide a forum for new directions and ideas in synapse research. Neuroscientists from Europe and outside the EU are welcome to participate.