New Medicines for the Developing World-Richard Chin, MD-06/08/2010 - 6:00pm

Event Information
Event Topic: 
New Medicines for the Developing World
Event Date: 
06/08/2010 - 6:00pm
Event Location: 
Please Check Back with the B2DG Website after June 1, 2010 for final Venue
Speaker Information
Event Speaker: 
Richard Chin, MD
Event Speaker Title: 
Chief Executive Officer
Event Speaker Company: 
Institute for OneWorld Health
Event Speaker Bio: 

Richard Chin is a Board Certified Internist with extensive expertise in drug development. He has overseen over 40 Investigational New Drug (IND) Applications for new molecular entities and new indications, as well as eight New Drug Applications (NDAs)/Biologic License Applications (BLAs), and has authored a major textbook on clinical trial medicine. Dr. Chin joins One World Health from OXiGENE, where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer. Previously, Dr. Chin served as Senior Vice President and Head of Global Development for Elan Corporation, where he had worldwide responsibility for Clinical Development, Regulatory, Biostatistics, CMC, QA/Compliance, Safety and Medical Affairs. Dr. Chin has also held various clinical and scientific roles for Genentech, Inc. including Head of Clinical Research for the Biotherapeutics Unit, overseeing approximately half of the drugs at Genentech, and began his career at Procter and Gamble Pharmaceuticals, where he served as Associate Medical Director. He received a B.A. in Biology, magna cum laude, from Harvard University and the equivalent of a J.D. with honors from Oxford University in England under a Rhodes Scholarship. Dr. Chin holds a Medical Degree from Harvard Medical School and is licensed to practice medicine in California. He previously served on the Adjunct Clinical Faculty of Stanford University School of Medicine and currently serves on the Board of Directors of Genmedica, located in Barcelona, Spain.

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

The Institute for OneWorld Health develops safe, effective, and affordable new medicines for people with infectious diseases in the developing world. This presentation will discuss the mission and projects at iOWH.