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Program

TIME SESSION
9:45 am WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION

Speaker:
  • Joshua Penrod, PPTA, Vice President, Source & International Affairs
9:50 am CHAIRMAN'S MESSAGE
Moderator: Joshua Penrod, PPTA, Vice President, Source & International Affairs

Speaker:
  • Shinji Wada, Grifols Plasma Operations, President & CEO; Chairman, PPTA Source Board of Directors
10:10 am SPECIAL SCREENING
10:20 am

KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Moderator: Joshua Penrod, PPTA, Vice President, Source & International Affairs

Speaker:

  • John Carlisle
10:50 am


AN INDUSTRY DIALOGUE: CHALLENGES OF DONOR RETENTION AND RECRUITMENTS IN EUROPE AND U.S.
Moderator: Alexa Wetzel, PPTA, Senior Manager, Source Europe

Speakers:
  • Vlasta Hakes, Grifols Inc., Director Public Affairs
  • Aleksandr Fabian, CSL Plasma GmbH, Manager, Communications & Marketing
11:30 am


PPTA SOURCE 2016-2017: ACTIVITIES, ISSUES, AND A LOOK AHEAD
Moderator: Joshua Penrod, PPTA, Vice President, Source & International Affairs


Speakers:
  • David Morad, Southern Blood Services, President; Treasurer; Source Board of Directors
  • Roger Brinser, BioLife Plasma Services/Shire, Director, Regulatory Affairs; Chairman, Regulatory Policy Steering Committee
  • Mike Deem, CSL Plasma, Senior Vice President and General Manager; Chairman, IQPP Standards Committee
  • Stephan Walsemann, MD, PhD, KEDPLASMA GmbH, Managing Director; Chairman, European Plasma Alliance
  • Beth Eacret, Grifols Plasma Operations, Vice President, Strategic Planning; Chair, Source Industry Profile Committee
12:15 pm NETWORKING LUNCH (SALONS 15 &16)
1:15 pm CASE STUDIES IN BEST PRACTICES FOR VIRAL MARKER CONTROL AND CORRECTION
Moderator: Mary Gustafson, PPTA, Vice President, Global Regulatory Policy

Speakers:
  • Charles Auger, Grifols Inc., Vice President, Quality and Compliance
  • Aaron Rogerson, Biotest Pharmaceuticals, Center Manager
  • Chuck Borders, BioLife Plasma Services/Shire, Director, Quality Operations
2:45 pm CYBERSECURITY AND DATA INTEGRITY IN PLASMA COLLECTION
Moderator: Sonia Balboni, PPTA, Senior Manager, Source & Standards

Speakers:

  • Ed Ferrara, CSL Behring, Chief Information Security Officer
  • John Delacourt, PPTA, Vice President, Legal Affairs & Global Operations
3:45 pm BREAK PRESENTATION OF THE ROBERT W. REILLY AWARD
4:00 pm CLOSING REMARKS
4-6 pm

RECEPTION