Jenny Yip, Ph.D.

​NY/NJ Business

Development Manager

Eurofins DiscoverX

3:00 PM

We invite speakers from academia and industry in the US and Taiwan to share their experiences and knowledge

in these topics related to the development of pharmaceutical and medical devices/materials. 

We also dedicate a session for issues related to job searching and career development. 

10:30 AM

Topic: 

​​Formulation 360

These panelists will share their stories how they found their jobs in the industry and demonstrated their skills and abilities to move ahead. They will cover the problems and the potential solutions that young people may encounter during searching for the first job and advanced promotion in the US. Attendees can expect to learn their job types and how they plan their next steps.

2018 TAAP Symposium 


           Inspiration . Innovation.Perseverance                  

​​Lunch

Keynote

​Topic: 

​Lipid-Based Formulation Technology for Better Drug-Delivery

4:15 PM

Booklet

Download

Career Panel I

Keynote

Topic: 

​​​​Dx Innovation in the Era of Precision Medicine and Big Data: Opportunities and challenges

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Dinner and Networking

8:30 AM

Ya-Wen Chen, Ph.D. 
Associate research scientist
Columbia University

Medical Center

Member

Application.

​​Registration



Where




Raritan Valley Community College Conference Center



 118 Lamington Rd, Branchburg, NJ 08876




Info


10:40 AM

Schedule

Maurice Shen, Ph.D.

Head of Academic Relations

Benchsci

Chi Tarn, Ph.D.

PMP, Associate Director, Oncology, Janssen Pharmaceutics

Registration

Karen Chu, Ph.D.

Corporate Vice President,

PAREXEL

Topic: 

​​​An Introduction to CMC Regulatory Affairs: Lifecycle Management from Product Birth to Death.

8:00 AM

12:00 PM

What




         Join us to extend networking


and increase career opportunities




When





October, 6 - 7, 2018







Coffee Break and​ Group Pictures

Location

9:00 AM

Coffee Break

11:45 AM

​Yiu-Lian Fong, Ph.D.
Global Head
Diagnostic Innovation
Johnson & Johnson Innovation

3:30 PM

​​David Cipolla, Ph.D.
Vice President in Research
Insmed Inc.

Topic: 

​Open Innovation in Pharmaceutical Industry and Taiwan’s Engagement.

Topic: 

​​Machine Learning for Clinical Diagnosis

Topic: 

​​Generation of a three-dimensional lung organoid from human pluripotent stem cells and its applications

11:15 AM

Jen-Tang Lu, Ph.D.
MGH & BWH Center for Clinical Data Science

President of TAAP Opening Remarks

Elise L. Perkul, J.D

Barst Mukamal & Kleiner LLP

11:00 AM

Immigration Lawyer's Perception

Topic: 

​​CSI in Biologics Manufacturing.

Oct. 06

1:30 PM

Keelung Hong, Ph.D.
Founder and Chairman 
of the Board
Taiwan Liposome Company, Inc.

8:50 AM

Hotel Information

Career Panel II

A good interview performance can lead you to get a job. If you are searching for a job/internship/Co-op, we encourage you to sign up the mock interview. Slots are limited for 20 persons. If you are interested, please send your resume to taapustw@gmail.com as soon as possible before 9/16/2018. We will send you a notification if you got in. We look forward to seeing you at the symposium!

Jennifer Schmitt, M.S.
Associate Director 
in Global Regulatory Affairs
Merck & Co.

Coffee Break

About


2018 TAAP Symposium Mock Interview

Linkedin

10:00 AM

Somerset Hall, Branchburg, NJ 08876

Ticket

Lirong Liu, Ph.D.

Senior Manager

Pfizer Inc.

Mock Interveiw 

2017 TAAP Symposium at Princeton University      


9:45 AM

Career Session​

​Eric Haofan Peng, Ph.D. 
Senior Engineer
Manufacturing Sciences, Biogen

Sean Wang, Ph.D.
President
ITRI International Inc.

​Yung-Chi Lee, Ph.D.
Principal Scientist
Merck Research Laboratories

Topic: 

​​​​From the bench to business: The BenchSci Story

Maurice Shen, Ph.D.
Head of Academic Relations 
BenchSci

2:15 PM

Our Sponsors


Tickets

5:00 PM

Jhansi L. Lakkaraju, Ph.D.

Vice President

 i3 Pharmaceuticals, LLC and Pontis Pharma, LLC


                                   2018 TAAP SYMPOSIUM                   


By Taiwanese American Association of Pharmaceutical Sciences                          © TAAP All Rights Reserved

Thanks to​​


Oct. 07

Topic: 

​​The journey of pharmaceutical development: Inspiration, Innovation and Perseverance

​​Raritan Valley Community College Conference Center

Somerset Hall, Branchburg, NJ 08876

​Mark Kao, Ph.D.Scientific DirectorJanssen Research & Development, LLC

9:00 AM

Closing Remark