London, United Kingdom, May 01, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Pain Therapeutics conference (21 - 22 May 2018, London, UK) is a well-established event and represented by an international audience. Current regional breakdown of attending organisations: UK and Europe - 68%, North America - 19%, Asia - 11%, with participants from Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Japan, South Korea, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA
As a guideline for this year's event SMi Group have planned a programme which moves away from the well discussed opioid receptors, and focuses on the most exciting current research, opinions, novel targets and mechanisms and advances in the field of analgesic medicine.
In a recent announcement, Grünenthal stated that they are collaborating with KU Leuven to develop an innovative, non-opioid pain treatment*.
Pain Therapeutics conference this May in London will be featuring the expertise of Mark Field, Senior Vice President, Head Innovation Unit Pain of Grunenthal GmbH. Mark will be presenting on the industry perspective from Grunenthal. Closer look will be on: Approaching pain as a disease – not just a symptom; Mapping the landscape of pain; Using a target-to-disease approach to identify novel compounds for development.
Also, in the programme two exclusive post-conference workshops taking place (23rd May):
- How should the likely future pain therapeutic landscape inform current drug development -Prescient Healthcare Group;
- Clinical, regulatory and market access aspects in the development of medicinal products intended for the treatment of pain in Europe and USA - Pharma Design
"In my ten plus years in the analgesic field I have not seen this type of conversation (workshop topics) facilitated in such a way before, and I expect it to result in some truly thought-provoking, productive discussions." - Kerrie Brady, Centrexion Therapeutics Corp
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*Grünenthal Press Releases 2018, Aachen, Germany and Leuven, Belgium, April 09, 2018