Cambridge Healthtech Training Seminars offer real-life case studies, problems encountered and solutions applied, and extensive coverage of the basic science underlying each topic. Experienced Training Seminar instructors offer a mix of formal lectures, interactive discussions and activities to help attendees maximize their learning experiences. These immersive trainings will be of value to scientists from industry and academic research groups who are entering new fields – and to those working in supporting roles that will benefit from an in-depth briefing on a specific aspect of the industry.
Monday, April 8 – Tuesday, April 9
Introduction to Protein Engineering
David Bramhill, PhD, Founder, Bramhill Biological Consulting, LLC
Introduction to Structure-Based Drug Design and Development
Christopher Corbeil, PhD, Research Officer, Human Health Therapeutics, National Research Council Canada
Traian Sulea, PhD, Senior Research Officer, Human Health Therapeutics, National Research Council Canada
Introduction to Bispecifics: History, Engineering, and Application
G. Jonah Rainey, PhD, CEO, Oriole Biotech
Introduction to Bioprocessing
Sheila G. Magil, PhD, Senior Consultant, BioProcess Technology Consultants, Inc.
Frank J. Riske, PhD, Senior Consultant, BioProcess Technology Consultants, Inc.
Wednesday, April 10 – Thursday, April 11
Next-Generation Sequencing for Antibody Discovery and Engineering
Sai Reddy, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biosystems Science and Engineering, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Simon Friedensohn, MSc, Research Assistant, Biosystems Science and Engineering, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Introduction to Immunology for Drug Discovery Scientists
Masha Fridkis-Hareli, MSc, PhD, Founder and President, ATR, LLC
Tatiana Novobrantseva, PhD, Co-Founder, Head of Research and Development, Verseau Therapeutics
Statistics 101 for Assay Validation
Perceval Sondag, Senior Manager, Statistics, PharmaLex
Thursday, April 11 – Friday, April 12
Introduction to Immunogenicity
Sofie Pattijn, CTO, ImmunXperts
Bonnie Rup, PhD, Independent Consultant
Genome Editing with CRISPR: Towards Novel Research, Translational and Clinical Applications
Serguei V. Kozlov, PhD, MBA, PMP, Center for Advanced Preclinical Research, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research
* The program is subject to change without notice, due to unforeseen reason.