ACDRS 2023 Session 6 - Integrated Product Development, Portfolio Management, Project Management, and Preparing for Transition to the Market

Wednesday, November 1, 2023 - 8:00 am to Friday, November 3, 2023 - 4:00 pm
Location: University of California Washington Center (UCDC), 1st floor meeting room

1608 Rhode Island Ave NW, Washington DC

This is Session 6 of 6. Must register for the entire 2023 Course and not per session.

Session 6 Co-chairpersons: Charlie Gombar, PhD, ACDRS Director and Michael Dyszel, Vice President, Product Development Leader, Pyxis Oncology


Sue Duvall, RN MPA Principal Consultant, Duvall Limited LLC
Michael Dyszel Vice President, Product Development Leader, Pyxis Oncology

Charlie T. Gombar, PhD

ACDRS Director
Richard Heaslip, PhD President and Founder, Programmatic Sciences LLC
Elaine Hughes, MBA Bristol Myers Squibb

Craig H. Mallinckrodt, PhD

Senior Vice President, Statistics, Cortexyme
Mark Noguchi, MBA Consultant


(subject to change)

  • Portfolio management: principles, challenges, applications, and strategies
  • Role of licensing in portfolio management
  • Project management: principles, challenges, and strategies
  • Judgment under uncertainty
  • Integrated global strategy
  • Turning strategy into plans
  • Co-development and alliances
  • Strategic marketing (commercial) role in development
  • How to launch a new drug successfully into the market
  • Risk communication and prescription drug promotion
  • Promotional committee review simulation
  • Leadership strategies in drug development and regulation