The 13th Annual
Peptide Therapeutics
Symposium

The Salk Institute – La Jolla, CA
October 25 – 26, 2018

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Program

Thursday, October 25, 2018

11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Registration Check-in

1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Opening Remarks

Richard DiMarchi, Ph.D.

Chairman of the Board, Peptide Therapeutics Foundation

Distinguished Professor of Chemistry, Gill Chair in Biomolecular Sciences, Department of Chemistry, Indiana University

VP and Site Director, Novo Nordisk Research Center, Indianapolis

1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Plenary Lecture

1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Jim Wells, University of California, San Francisco

2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Tom Muir, Princeton University

2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Beverage break and poster viewing

3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Session I

3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Timo Nuijens, EnzyPep, Development of commercial manufacturing processes for acylated GLP-1 analogs

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Carsten Behrens, Novo Nordisk, Development of commercial glycosylation processes for peptide/protein-based pharmaceuticals

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sofia Elouali, GlyTech, New approaches to glycosylation of peptides

5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Rodney Lax, Ph.D., Rodney Lax Consulting

and

James P. Tam, Ph.D., Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

State-of-the-Art Assessment

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Poster Session & Reception

Friday, October 26, 2018

7:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Registration Check-in

7:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.

Breakfast & Poster Viewing

8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Welcoming Remarks
Soumitra Ghosh, Ph.D.
Director and President, Peptide Therapeutics Foundation
President, Doon Associates LLC

8:30 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.

Plenary Lectures

8:30 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.

Paul Schimmel, The Scripps Research Institute

9:10 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.

Sir David Lane, AStar

9:50 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Beverage Break & Poster Viewing

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Peptide Therapeutics Update

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Session II

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Andrew Parker, Zealand Pharma

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Colleen Craig, Eiger BioPharmaceuticals

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Manuel Aivado, Aileron Therapeutics, Inc.

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch & Poster Viewing

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Session III

1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Catherine Wu, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Dieter Willbold, Institute of Physical Biology Dusseldorf

2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Elena Pasquale, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Beverage Break & Poster Viewing

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Session IV

3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Joel Schneider, National Cancer Institute

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Steve Daly, Adocia

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sebastian Parlee, Novo Nordisk

5:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Closing Remarks

Adrienne Day, Ph.D. 

Treasurer and Secretary of the Board, Peptide Therapeutics Foundation

Senior Director, Business Development, Ferring Research Institute, Inc.

5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.

Closing Reception

News
Symposium

Peptide Therapeutic Foundation announces the recipients of the Ferring Research Institute Innovation Grants Program for 2017:

Stéphane Bolduc – CHU de Québec – Université Laval Research Center

Marcello Costa – Flinders University

Warren Foster – University of California, San Diego

Andrew Horne – University of Edinburgh

K. Joseph Hurt – University of Colorado

Ursula Kaiser – Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Sarah Marshall – Monash University

Kathryn Meier – Washington State University

Victor Navarro – Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Willis Samson – Saint Louis University, School of Medicine

John Taylor – Kansas University Medical Center

Suraj Unniappan – University of Saskatchewan

Henrique Veiga-Fernandes – Champalimaud Foundation

Meet the 2016 Recipients
Stuart Brierley – Flinders University
James Deane – Hudson Institute of Medical Research
Laurent Derre – Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Renjie Jin– Vanderbilt University
Florenta Kullmann – University of Pittsburgh
Mireille Lahoud – Monash University
Padma Murthi – Monash University
Markus Muttenthaler – University of Queensland
Rodrigo Pacheco – Fundación Ciencia & Vida
Aritro Sen – University of Rochester Medical Center
Marie van Dijk – Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam

 

October 25-26, 2018

The 13th Annual Peptide
Therapeutics Sympsium

The Salk Institute
La Jolla, California

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