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Mansfield-PhRMA Research Scholars

The fifth group of Mansfield-PhRMA Research Scholars returned to Japan September 23 after a two-week U.S. study tour that provided a comprehensive look at the U.S. ecosystem for fostering translational research.  The tour began in Washington, D.C., where the eight...

Building Networks

In November 2015 alumni met in Tokyo with Dr. Christopher Austin (Director, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), National Institutes of Health) in Tokyo. The researchers heard from Dr. Austin about NCATS’ mission and the scientific initiatives...

Building Networks

In September 2015 alumni and new Research Scholars met with Dr. G. Sitta Sittampalam, Senior Advisor on Science & Technology to the Director, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health. The meeting, organized by the...
Third Annual PhRMA Research Exchange

Third Annual PhRMA Research Exchange

In the third exchange, participants traveled to Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and Boston in September 2015. In Washington they met with policy and regulatory affairs experts from pharmaceutical companies, the Brookings Institution, and the U.S. House of...

2015 Mansfield-PhRMA Scholars Announced

We are delighted to announce the third class of Mansfield-PhRMA Research Scholars! They will visit Washington DC for a two week program in September 2015, during which they will meet with policy experts in Congress, and senior scientists at the FDA and NIH. They are...
Contributing to the Young Scientists Symposium

Contributing to the Young Scientists Symposium

In 2015, program alumni participated in the Young Scientists Symposium in Tokyo. Each year, Mansfield-PhRMA Research Scholars served as facilitators for symposium workshops, leading discussions with participants from academia, the pharmaceutical industry, and...