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2018 Supporting Partners
The Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP) was founded in 2003, and is a non-profit organization dedicated to engaging the public and patients as partners in the clinical research process. As part of its mission, CISCRP provides a variety of award-winning resources, programs and services that are designed to assist clinical research stakeholders in understanding public and patient attitudes and experiences in research as well as improving volunteer participation experiences and satisfaction. Visit us at www.ciscrp.org
IFAA is an International Foundation for Autoimmune & Autoinflammatory diseases with Arthritis as a major component. We use our roles as patients to identify community problems, & use our professional experiences, in addition to engaging advisors & subcontractors, to develop & implement solutions. Visit us at www.AIArthritis.org.
The Myeloma Crowd is a division of the CrowdCare Foundation, a patient-driven, 501(c)3 non-profit organization that empowers patients with rare diseases at each step of their disease journey – from diagnosis, through education, care and on to a cure. The Myeloma Crowd provides simplified patient education on the website, through myeloma expert interviews on Myeloma Crowd Radio and in live patient meetings and seminars. We support research for high-risk patients through a patient-led crowdsourcing and crowdfunding process, the first of its kind. Two immunotherapy projects (CAR T and MILs) are currently being funded which represent the most promising progress towards a cure for myeloma. Additionally, Our HealthTree product helps patients understand personally relevant treatment options while helping researchers answer critical questions using real-world patient data. Learn more at www.myelomacrowd.org.
Patient Empowerment Network is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering cancer patients through education and support. We help patients gain the confidence and knowledge to become advocates for themselves and for those in their cancer community. We are here to help them stand up and ask for the best care for themselves. We are here to help them seek out the medical team that is best for them, give them confidence to ask their team about new treatment options, including clinical trials and to help them cope and live well with their illness. Patient Empowerment Network focuses on blood cancers (chronic lymphocytic leukemia, multiple myeloma and myeloproliferative neoplasms), and lung cancer and prostate cancer. For more, see our website here: https://www.powerfulpati
Patient Worthy is an online publication who provides continuous coverage of rare disease patient experiences, news, and events. They focus on patient and caregiver impact, emphasizing those who are most invested in the latest developments. Through education, awareness, and a touch of humor, Patient Worthy advocates for efforts that educate patients, families and providers; promote medical technology innovation; and help raise awareness of individual diseases and rare disease as a whole. In 2017 alone, Patient Worthy has engaged those affected by rare disease from 176 different countries, covering 450+ rare diseases. To learn more, go to www.patientworthy.com.
2018 Media Partners
BioPharm Insight is the most comprehensive life science market intelligence and analytics solution, featuring a team of investigative journalists writing exclusive news and thousands of healthcare data points, aggregated into one centralized source. In addition to the proprietary articles, BioPharm Insight is currently tracking 500,000 management and R&D contacts, 7,500 biopharma companies with full pipeline data, 120,000 investigational and approved drug profiles, 28,000 M&A and licensing deals, 10,000 extended sales forecasts and epidemiology profiles for hundreds of indications. To learn more, visit www.biopharminsight.com and follow us on Twitter @BioPharmInsight
BioPharma Dive provides news and original analysis on the latest happenings in biotech and pharma. Our mission is to provide busy executives with a bird’s-eye-view of the biopharma industry in 60 seconds. With a mobile-optimized daily email newsletter, website, and app, BioPharma Dive keeps you informed on the go. You’ll get coverage of topics such as FDA approvals and regulations, drug discovery, clinical trials, M&A / licensing deals, drug pipelines, contract manufacturing, pharma marketing, and more. Join over 115,000 biotech and pharma executives already enjoying BioPharma Dive: www.
CanBiotech is an open innovation and patient engagement platform for the biotech and pharmaceutical industries. Visit CanBiotech to learn more about best practices for collaboration with industry stakeholders and patients. Participate in the discussion, attend upcoming events and training opportunities provided by CanBiotech and our partners in the areas of innovation program development, open bio-innovation, design thinking for health and patient engagement. For more information, visit www.canbiotech.com.
Gene Therapy Net is the information resource for basic and clinical research in gene therapy, and the site serves as a network in the exchange of gene therapy information and breaking news items. Visitors can keep track of the latest scientific papers, conference announcements, gene therapy jobs, regulations and guidelines. Learn more about us at www.genetherapynet.com.
Life Science Leader magazine, a product of the Life Science Connect Media Group, strives to be an essential business tool for life science executives. As such, our content is designed to not only inform readers of industry best practices, but to motivate them to implement those best practices in their own businesses. Each month, Life Science Leader features interviews of executives from the leading pharm and biotech companies, including Merck, Daiichi Sankyo, Genentech, Biogen Idec, Allergan, Pfizer, MedImmune, Genzyme, Eli Lilly, Janssen, the FDA, and more. This exclusive thought leadership provides an in-depth look into industry trends and hot topics that will impact the growth of the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical markets. As the market is continually growing and innovating, these insights provide readers with actionable information and strategies to implement when navigating the evolving clinical, manufacturing, entrepreneurial, and regulatory landscapes. Our monthly columns include “Companies to Watch,” “Capital Perspectives,” “Outsourcing Reports,” “Leadership Lessons,” and “Industry Insights.” Learn more at www.lifescienceleader.com.
Pharmalicensing is the premier biopharmaceutical Open Innovation resource designed for professionals involved with partnering, licensing and business development worldwide. Actively supporting all forms of partnering and in- and out-licensing activities, Pharmalicensing utilizes the unique online Showcase Profiling & Discover services, as well as its renowned Partnering Search service leveraging its global network of industry experts, to enable companies to identify and engage with appropriate partners around the world. Pharmalicensing is actively utilized by many tens of thousands of industry professionals each month. Pharmalicensing is a division of IP Technology Exchange, Inc. Learn more at www.pharmalicensing.com.
We are a content and communications company offering a unique hybrid combination of publishing heritage and journalism and the creativity and expertise of an agency. pharmaphorum.com is a leading destination for news and information for pharma professionals, serving 300k of them every month as a Google-recognized source of “real” news and information. As an agency team at pharmaphorum connect, we work with global pharma companies to apply this expertise in publishing, journalism and content-development to deliver research-based, content-driven and socially-amplified customer engagement.
PharmaVOICE magazine, reaches more than 41,000 qualified subscribers and 100,000 users with its digital edition. PharmaVOICE is the forum that allows business leaders to engage in a candid dialogue on the challenges and trends impacting the industry. PharmaVOICE provides readers with insightful and thought-provoking commentary in a multiple-perspective format through forums, topics, and articles covering a range of issues from molecule through market. PharmaVOICE subscribers are also kept abreast of the latest trends and information through additional media resources, including Social Media, WebLinx Interactive WebSeminars, Podcasts, Videocasts, White Papers, E-Surveys and e-Alerts. Visit www.pharmavoice.com
The Rebar Interactive blog is the official blog of Rebar Interactive, a digital strategy company specializing in patient engagement and recruitment for clinical trials. Articles provide unique insights not only on digital strategy and the patient experience, but also on general clinical trial innovation and technology topics. The primary author is Rahlyn Gossen, the founder of Rebar Interactive and a former clinical research coordinator, though various clinical trial experts are invited to guest blog on occasion. For more information, visit www.rebarinteractive.com
SciDoc Publishers is a major source provider of e-journals in the field of Science, Technology and Medicine (STM). The nature of journals – Open Access and Peer-reviewed. We are aimed with a sole motive in making a mark in the field of Open Access, by propagating the knowledge to the scientific community. Our prime concern involves, the knowledge to reach millions of readers and give them access to scientific publications – online. For more details regarding SciDoc Publishers, visit www.scidoc.org.
Technology Networks is an internationally recognized publisher that provides access to the latest scientific news, products, research, videos and posters. Our global community is made up of over 300,000 researchers and scientific professionals from the life science, drug discover and analytical arenas. Visit www.technologynetworks.com
We welcome media partnerships who provide relevant information to help industry and patient advocacy. If you are interested in becoming a media partner, please contact Kim Chin, Marketing Director. Press passes must be approved at least two weeks prior to the conference. We do not provide press passes on-site at the conference. We do provide access to our sessions post-conference.
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