URI College of Pharmacy to hold conference
for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical personnel
Program to be held Aug. 28 through 30 in Newport
KINGSTON, R.I. -- August 24, 2000 -- The University of Rhode Island's
College of Pharmacy will hold a seminar in Newport Aug. 28 through
30 for professionals in the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries.
The fifth annual "Good Manufacturing Practices by The Sea"
conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Newport starting Monday, Aug.
28 at 8:30 a.m. and ending Wednesday, Aug. 30 at 1 p.m.
The conference for regulatory and quality assurance professionals, production
managers and personnel and corporate officers costs $1,195. For additional
information, call Pharma Conference Arrangements Inc. 210-341-5300 or contact
by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or register online at www.pharmaconference.com.
Reporters and editors who wish to attend should call Louis Luzzi, dean
of URI's College of Pharmacy at 401-874-2761.
Keynote speakers are Dr. Peter Calcott, vice president of quality at
Immunex Corp. and Robert L. Parkinson, president and chief operating officer
of Abbott Laboratories. Calcott will speak on "Good Compliance is Good
Business on Monday, Aug. 28 from 8:40 to 9:15 a.m. and Parkinson will speak
on "Quality as Business Strategy" from 9:15 to 10 a.m.
For Information: Louis Luzzi 401-874-2761, Dave Lavallee