WHENMay 15, 2004 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm


Online Registration: www.sabpa.org
Registration fee $25 (SABPA/SDCA/ACS-SD members $20)
The fee includes breakfast, lunch and parking


08:30-09:30 Registration, Networking and Poster Setup (beverage and light breakfast)
09:30 Welcome – Presiding: Wei-Guo Su, Event Chair; SABPA Director and VP
09:30-09:35 Opening Remarks: Zhenping Wu, SABPA President
09:35-10:00 Introduction: Current Issues in the Biopharmaceutical Industry
Wei-Guo Su, Associate Director, Medicinal Chemistry, Pfizer La Jolla
10:00-11:00 Discovery and Development of Viracept
Siegfreid Reich, VP, Head of Antivirals and Ophthalmology, Pfizer La Jolla
11:00-11:15 Coffee Break (beverage and snack)
11:15-12:15 Discovery and Development of Rituxan
Mitchell E. Reff, VP, Molecular Biology and Antibody Discovery, Biogen Idec
12:30-13:30 Lunch (Compliment of the Symposium) and Poster Viewing
13:30-13:35 Annual Symposium Award by Ming Guo, SABPA Chairman of the Board
13:35-14:05 Award Lecture: Teaching Cells New Tricks of Protein Synthesis
Lei Wang, UCSD
14:05-14:30 Histone Methyltransferases, Diet, and Cancer
Shi Huang, Associate Professor, Burnham Institute
14:30-14:55 Development of Novel Therapeutics in China through Global Licensing- A Win-win Partnership
Sam Lou, COO, Crimson Pharmaceuticals, China
14:55-15:00 Closing remarks
15:00-16:00 Poster Presentation and Networking (Refreshments)