mount sinai life sciences
Event Address

Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine, Seminar Room A
1470 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10029
United States

Event Date

Mount Sinai Innovation Partners and Charles River Laboratories are proud to offer an exciting workshop on exploring approaches to drug discovery and development. Drug development phases including in vivopharmacology, drug candidate development and pre-clinical research will be discussed. Speakers will include innovators from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and scientists from Charles River Laboratories. This workshop is open to the public and will especially benefit stakeholders from academia, industry, and advocacy organizations. Opportunities to meet one-on-one with Mount Sinai Innovation Partners and Charles River Laboratories to share ideas and programs will be available the following morning.



  • 1 - 1:10 PM | Opening Remarks | Scott L. Friedman, MD
  • 1:10 - 2 PM | In Vivo Pharmacology: New Approaches to Generating Lead Candidates | Robert Mihalek, PhD & Ross Cagan, PhD
  • 2 - 2:50 PM | Lead Development and In Vitro ADME considerations for Drug Discovery | Adrian Sheldon, PhD & Robert DeVia, PhD
  • 2:50 - 3 PM | Break
  • 3 - 3:30 PM | Key Considerations in Drug Development | Samuel Chuang, PhD
  • 3:30 - 4 PM | Application of Analytical Methods to Support Biotherapeutic Drug Development Programs | Christina Satterwhite, PhD
  • 4 - 4:45 PM | Panel Discussion: Moving from the Bench to the Clinic | Moderated by Samuel Chuang PhD, Panelists TBA
  • 4:45 - 5 PM | Closing Remarks | Scott L. Friedman, MD
  • 5 PM | Reception



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