in a Pandemic
2020 Virtual Nanomedicine Symposium
Thank you to all the participants, look for our next Symposium coming next fall.
With over 800 attendees, 300 questions asked and answered, and 13 speakers, you made PNI's first Virtual Nanomedicine Symposium a great success!
We will be sending out links to the sessions in the first week of August for those who attended the symposium and would like links to the recorded sessions.
If you could not attend the and would like to learn more about nanomedicine and view the recordings from the symposium, please fill out the form below, and we will be in touch with you.
Example of past symposium schedules:
July 23, 2020
Time Zones Program Schedule
July 23, 2020
Session 1: RNA Treatments and Vaccines for Infectious Disease Response
Opening remarks discussing the current landscape and the opportunities RNA treatments compared to DNA and conventional vaccines. Further discussion from other speakers will cover important development and regulatory topics.
Session 2: RNA and Delivery Platform Technologies
Choose one of four 45 minute breakout presentations covering in-depth technical topics in RNA medicine.
Breakout A: Understanding the Basics of mRNA Transcription and the Path to GMP mRNA Manufacturing, Basics of RNA and RNA vaccines—Sourcing enzymes IVT
Breakout B: Introduction to RNA Delivery Technologies
Speaker: Dr. Gaurav Sahay
Breakout C: Antigen Design Strategies
Speaker: Annie Dosey
Breakout D: Optimization of Lipid Nanoparticles for Intramuscular Administration of mRNA vaccines
Speaker: Dr. Luis Brito
Session 4: Manufacturing Platform Technology—Panel Discussion
Presentation on the evolution of various approaches to lipid nanoparticle production, the basics of microfluidic self-assembly and the benefits to future scale up. A panel discussion will take place discussing how PNI can take care of Lipids and LNPs for GMP manufacturing
Concluding remarks will be given about the implications of COVID-19 for RNA medicines