Biotech Update 2015 - Invitation - June 25th 2015
Biotech Update 2015: reflection on positive developments
At this year’s Biotech Update, the aim is to reflect on the positive developments in the industry.
With this renewed focus on delivering value to the patient, we can see even clearer that the treatment of the patient is at the center of life science companies and is a major driver for the professionals involved in these companies. Prof. Dr. Yvo Roos, professor at the department of Acute (cerebrovascular) Neurology at the Academic Medical Center (AMC) of the University of Amsterdam,will share his view on treatments for acute ischemic stroke and the results of the recent Mr. Clean study that stunned the stroke community.
The main findings and insights of the EY Beyond Borders report 2015 will also be presented by Prof. Dr. Jan-Peter Balkenende.
Finally, Prof. Dr. Jaap Goudsmit is the Global Head of the Janssen Prevention Center, part of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson but also a non-fiction writer and scientist, best known for his research on AIDS and Influenza. He will share his vision based on his experience as Chief Scientific Officer at Crucell and head of the Retrovirology department at the AMC of the University of Amsterdam.