Washington, DC

World Vaccine Congress US

  • Start Date:

    01 Apr 2024

  • End Date:

    04 Apr 2024

  • Location:

    Washington Convention Center, Washington D.C.

  • Region:

    North America

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At the PPD clinical research business of Thermo Fisher Scientific, we apply the expansive global footprint, development capabilities and expertise we’ve built in vaccine development to help customers attend to the unique needs of vaccine trials and accelerate development with proven solutions and dedicated resources.

Meet PPD Experts at World Vaccine Congress

Jason Berg – Vice President, Vaccines and Government and Public Health Services Therapeutic Units

Hear from Jason about our commitment to vaccines market and government public health. We look forward to meeting in-person at the event.

Vanessa Elharrar – Vice President, Vaccines Business Strategy Lead, Clinical Research

PPD clinical research business is now a part of Thermo Fisher Scientific that gives us unique end-to-end vaccine development capabilities. Meet with our expert Vanessa Elharrar at WVC-US to learn more about our streamline process.

Mario Davinelli – Executive Director, Project Management, PPD Clinical Research Business, Thermo Fisher Scientific

We specialize in coupling therapeutic expertise with industry leading vaccine know-how, providing tailored solutions to unique study designs. Learn more about development and advancement of Therapeutic vaccines and meet with our experts at WVC-US.

Trang Gisler – Senior Director, Business Segment Lead for People Management and Operations. Vaccine and Government & Public Health Services. Clinical Research

With deep history with numerous government agencies, as well as extensive non-profit partnership our team provide full-service, multi-service, and single service clinical, regulatory, and quality support to the U.S. government and public health research clients worldwide. Learn more about navigating government funding for biotechs and biopharmas at WVC-US.

Panel sessions:

Navigating Government Funding for Biotechs and Biopharmas
Tuesday, April 2nd – Round 1: 11:40am-12:20pm / Round 2: 12:30PM-1:10pm
  • Trang Gisler, PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Bryan Patterson, senior director, strategic proposal development, government and public health services
  • Rebecca Harston, PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Therapeutic Vaccines
Wednesday, April 3rd – 9:40am
  • Mario Davinelli, executive director, project management
  • David Morland, vice president, project management
  • Judith Neville, director, project oversight
Collaborative Symbiosis:  Enhancements to CRO & Site Ways of Working
Wednesday, April 3rd – 11:40am
  • Randall Severance: Director Medical Operations
  • Tina Morgenstein: Project Director – Vaccines