Developing Career Skills to Compete in a Global Economy – Observations of AMRI Operations in India, Singapore, Hungary and the United States
Do you know how your skills compare to scientists from other countries? Would you like to learn how to stay competitive in the integrated global economy? The global business landscape for chemistry has changed and scientists must adapt. Our speaker will share his observations of R&D operations in several countries. Join us to learn how you can develop your career skills and be competitive in this global era.
“Developing Career Skills to Compete in a Global Economy – Observations of AMRI Operations in India, Singapore, Hungary and the United States” A short presentation followed by Q&A with speaker Michael Trova, Senior VP of Chemistry at AMRI, a global Contract Research Organization.
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What You Will Learn
- Why scientists and businesses must prepare to be part of an integrated global economy.
- How to seek and participate in new and continuous learning and career development opportunities.
- How to create, mentor, and foster the competencies of those people under your tutelage to enhance their global skill set.
- Strategies to prepare for industrial opportunities in the global chemistry community.
- And much more…
Date: Thursday, March 11, 2010
Time: 2:00-3:00 pm ET
Meet Your Expert
Dr. Michael Trova is Senior Vice President, Chemistry at AMRI, a global Contract Research Organization (CRO) which offers chemistry and biology services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. He holds global responsibility for AMRI Discovery Chemistry Services in Hungary, Singapore and the United States. In 2004, Dr. Trova led a team that established AMRIâ€™s first international operations in Singapore and Hyderabad, India. AMRI today employs >1200 scientists and support staff globally. Under Dr. Trova’s direction, his project teams have delivered >70 preclinical lead candidates, many of which have progressed to Phase I or Phase II clinical testing. He has published 21 scientific manuscripts and has 21 issued US Patents. Dr. Trova received his B.S. degree in chemistry from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute followed by a Ph.D. degree in organic chemistry from the Ohio State University and postdoctoral research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dr. Trova is a member of the Organic and Medicinal Chemistry divisions within the ACS. He is also a member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and the New York Academy of Sciences.
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