ASBM Conducts CE Course for Oregon Health System

August 1, 2015

On July 31, in Bend, Oregon, ASBM conducted a continuing education (CE) course for physicians, pharmacists, nurses, and other healthcare providers at six hospitals in the St. Charles Health System. Headquartered in Bend, Oregon, the system owns and operates St. Charles Madras, St. Charles Redmond, Pioneer Memorial Hospital, Blue Mountain Hospital, Lake District Hospital, and Harney […]

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ASBM Conducts CE Course for Pharmacists in CA

June 2, 2015

On May 29, 2015, in partnership with the Chapman University School of Pharmacy, ASBM held a Continuing Education course for roughly 40 pharmacists entitled “BIOSIMILARS: WHAT EVERY PHARMACIST SHOULD KNOW” at Chapman’s campus in Irvine, CA. Following a brief baseline quiz to determine the participants’ understanding of biologics and biosimilars, four presentations were given by […]

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Physician Confidence Critical to Biosimilar Adoption, Says Panel

June 1, 2015

SAN DIEGO, CA- On May 28, 2015 a panel discussion was held that examined the perspectives of innovator companies, biosimilar manufacturers, biotechnology reporters, and the health provider community on the topic of biosimilar development and marketing. The panel was held in as part of the World Biosimilar Congress 2015. ASBM chairman Dr.Harry Gewanter provided the […]

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ASBM Educates Pharmacists on Biosimilars as FDA Makes First Approval

March 16, 2015

With the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) announcement of the first biosimilar approval, on March 15th, the Alliance for Safe Biologic Medicines (ASBM) held a five-hour class offered through the Long Island University (LIU Pharmacy) to educate pharmacists on the fundamentals of these breakthrough new medicines. The continuing education (CE) class, “The Fundamentals of […]

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ASBM Presents in Berlin at DIA Conference

December 7, 2014

On December 2, Executive Director Michael Reilly presented the results from the European physicians survey at the DIA Biosimilars Conference in Berlin, Germany. The conference focused on current regulatory, scientific and market access perspectives for biosimilars and ASBM provided a physician’s perspective on biosimilars on the “Health Care Professionals’ and Patients’ Perception, Understanding and Experience […]

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ASBM presents at the 15th Annual Business of Biosimilars Conference in Boston

November 5, 2014

BOSTON, Massachusetts- On October 20-22, 2014, ASBM members John Lewis and Andrew Spiegel attended the 15th Annual Business of Biosimilars Conference held at the Omni Park Hotel in Boston. On day one of the conference, John Lewis from ACRO moderated a panel titled “Looking at the Commercial Realities of the Biosimilar Market”. Topics discussed included […]

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ASBM in Brazil

October 9, 2014

ASBM has traveled to cities around the world to participate in regulatory discussions on how to best achieve global safety standards for biosimilars. In August 2014, ASBM representatives took part in several meetings in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for two different conferences. ASBM Chairman Dr. Harry Gewanter was a guest speaker at the August 13 […]

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Dr. Dolinar Presents at DIA Annual Conference

June 19, 2014

On June 19th, ASBM Chairman Richard Dolinar, MD presented at the Drug Information Agency’s (DIA) 50th Annual Meeting in San Diego, California.  “Trends in Biosimilars Regulation Within Developed and Emerging Markets” was an assessment of current debates within the regulatory landscape of biosimilars.  Dr. Dolinar participated on a panel moderated by Andrew Robertson, Director of U.S. […]

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ASBM Shares EU Survey Results at Paris Media Briefing

June 10, 2014

Michael Reilly, Executive Director of the Alliance for Safe Biologic Medicines, (ASBM) was featured as an expert panelist at “Understanding Biologic Medicine: Science, Regulatory Policy and the Changing Dynamics of Biosimilars”, a media briefing hosted by AbbVie on June 10th in Paris, France. The two-part event was webcast worldwide and featured a discussion on the […]

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ASBM Presents EU Survey Findings and Policy Updates at FDLI Annual Conference

April 23, 2014

ASBM Executive Director, Michael Reilly joined Kimberly Greco of Amgen and Christopher Mikson, MD of Jones Day for a biologics panel at the Food and Drug Law Institute’s (FDLI) 57th Annual Conference on April 23rd in Washington, DC. The panel was moderated by John Manthei, partner, Latham & Watkins, who also gave a brief overview […]

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