Drug Safety and Pharmacovigilance, the Past, Present and Future-Anupam Agarwal, MD, MPH-08/08/2017 - 6:00pm

Event Information
Event Topic: 
Drug Safety and Pharmacovigilance, the Past, Present and Future
Event Date: 
08/08/2017 - 6:00pm
Event Location: 
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati - 650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto
Speaker Information
Event Speaker: 
Anupam Agarwal, MD, MPH
Event Speaker Title: 
Head of Clinical Safety and Pharmacovigilance
Event Speaker Company: 
Zogenix, Inc.
Event Speaker Bio: 

Anupam Agarwal, MD, MPH is the head of the clinical safety and pharmacovigilance at Zogenix, Inc, Emeryville, CA. Dr. Agrawal is a cardiologist with over two decades of experience in treating patients and clinical research in academia. He holds a medical degree from the GSVM Medical College, Kanpur, India and a Master of Public Health degree from the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Agarwal has been working in the pharmaceutical industry for more than 11 years; in the past he worked at GSK, Pfizer, and Gilead. He is also a board member of San Mateo Health Foundation and Harvard Club of San Francisco.

Event Details
Cost: 
$6 - Students/In-transition - Members only
$11 - Early-bird Registration - Members only
$20 - Late Registration and Non-Members
$25 - Walk-ins
Event Details: 

This presentation will cover:

-How pharmaceutical companies evaluate the safety of a drug during preclinical and phase I, II and III trials
-How drug safety is evaluated after a drug is marketed (post-marketing phase)
-What methods were utilized in the past?
-What lies in the future; how machine learning and AI will revolutionize this field