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Vendor Selection for a Small Company

Track:
Innovative Partnering Models and Outsourcing Strategies

Day & Time:
June 18, 10:30AM - 11:30AM (Pacific Standard Time)

Session Number:
332

Room Number:
5B

Level:
Intermediate

Type:
Forum

Title:
Vendor Selection for a Small Company

Chair(s):
Katie Walsh McCarthy
Principal Consultant
Halloran Consulting Group, Inc., United States

Description:
This session will discuss challenges that small companies face when working with CROs and vendors, and offer solutions for successful selection and collaboration along with examples of successful strategic collaborations including learnings from audits.

Learning Objective(s):
Identify the different challenges and needs of small sponsor companies; Debunk the myths associated with vendor management by small companies; Describe practical solutions for collaboration; Discuss success strategies for informed CRO and vendor selection for small companies; Examine audit findings and case studies related to CRO and vendor selection by a small sponsor.

Presentation(s) & Speaker(s):
Panelist
Alicia B Savage
Director and Project Leader, Neuroscience iMed
AstraZeneca Neuroscience Innovative Medicines (imed), United States

Panelist
Kathryn Stiede
Senior Director, Clinical Operations
Lantheus Medical Imaging, Inc., United States