Friends of Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2020 Day 1

Friends of Cancer Research Annual Meeting

Friends of Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2020: Day 1
Modernizing Expedited Development Programs
Virtual Meeting
November 13, 2020
12:00PM EST - 1:00PM EST

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Friends of Cancer Research (Friends) is proud to host our 13th Annual Meeting to address critical issues in the development of new oncology drugs. Each meeting brings together leaders from federal health and regulatory agencies, academic research, the private sector, and patient advocates to propose unique approaches toward current challenges in drug development.

We are excited to be hosting our 8th Virtual Meeting in 2020. Please register above and check below for the current draft agendas. 

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Draft Agenda

Day 1 | Modernizing Expedited Development Programs
Friday, November 13, 2020 | 12:00-1:00pm ET 

12:00 PM Welcoming Remarks 

  • Ellen Sigal, Friends of Cancer Research 

12:05 PM Keynote Address

  • Stephen Hahn, Commissioner, FDA  

12:10 PM Fireside Chat 

  • Richard Pazdur, Director, Oncology Center of Excellence, FDA 
  • Ellen Sigal, Founder & Chair, Friends of Cancer Research 

12:25 PM Session 1: Modernizing Expedited Development Programs 

Objective: This session will characterize current use and utility of expedited pathways in drug development and outline proposals for streamlining and enhancing their application for current drug development challenges and emerging complex therapies. 

12:58 PM Closing remarks 

  • Jeff Allen, Friends of Cancer Research 

1:00 PM Adjourn