PPD Laboratories' Suzhou, China Lab Virtual Grand Opening


Wednesday, 9 June 2021
9 a.m. EDT (3 p.m. GMT)
12 p.m. EDT (9 a.m. PDT)

Event Overview

Join us for a live virtual grand opening event that will share a first look at PPD® Laboratories’ new multifunctional lab in Suzhou, China. This significant expansion will enhance PPD’s bioanalytical, biomarker and vaccine service offerings to support global clinical trials for both China-based and global pharma and biotech customers. The event will include introductory remarks from key laboratory leaders, a virtual tour of the new lab, highlights from the in-person event in China earlier this month and a live Q&A.

Key Learning Objectives

  • Attendees will learn about the service offerings of PPD Laboratories’ new multifunctional lab in Suzhou, China.
  • Attendees will learn about PPD Laboratories’ strategies and goals for growth in China.
  • Attendees will learn about PPD’s commitment to global drug and vaccine development and how our lab in Suzhou, China, supports these goals.


Chris Fikry
Executive Vice President, Global Laboratory Services, PPD Laboratories
Ding Ming
Vice President and General Manager, PPD, China
Patrick Bennett
Vice President, Laboratory Strategy and Operations, PPD Laboratories
Di Cindy Wu
Executive Director,
PPD Laboratories,
Kaylynn Chiarello-Ebner

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