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Collaborative Drug Discovery and Entrepreneurship: AstraZeneca in the Cambridge Ecosystem

For EPoC's next event, they will be hosting Duncan Young from AstraZeneca to discuss the the commercialisation of drug discovery research.
When Mar 15, 2017
from 06:00 PM to 09:30 PM
Where Postdoc Centre @ Biomedical Campus - Newman Library
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Duncan will cover a range of perspectives, including:

  • what it's like to work within Big Pharma
  • how smaller biotechnology start-ups fit into the system
  • how you can make an impact when working for a big pharma
  • how you should go about commercialising your research.

Duncan will be speaking about his background in technology transfer in medical research councils, as well as his current role in big pharma, how he decided to move to big pharma, and outline various ways AZ is trying to approach academia.

As usual, this event will be followed by networking and refreshments with postdocs and AstraZeneca employees, so please do come along and enjoy!

To register, please click here.

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