DIA forms educational partnership with Cardiac Safety Research Consortium

Monday, June 22, 2015

The Drug Information Association (DIA) announced an educational partnership with the Cardiac Safety Research Consortium (CSRC) called the Cardiac Safety Education Collaborative. The mission of the new collaborative is to improve the pharmaceutical, medical and academic communities’ understanding of cardiac safety, the leading cause of mar­keted drug recalls and drug development program terminations.

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In appreciation: Karen Woodin will be remembered for her teaching, writing and lasting friendships

Monday, February 23, 2015

Karen Woodin, Ph.D., who passed away Feb. 8 after a long and distinguished career in the clinical research industry, is described as thoughtful and astute, with a blend of academic and artistic talents. Known widely for authoring two industry guides, her dynamic career also included a 20-year tenure at Upjohn and many years as a workshop leader, teacher and director of the Drug Information Association (DIA). She was 74 years old.

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DIA names Barbara Lopez Kunz global chief executive

Thursday, August 1, 2013

DIA, a neutral, global, professional member-driven association of nearly 18,000 professionals involved in the discovery, development and life cycle management of pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical devices and related healthcare products, has named Barbara Lopez Kunz global chief executive, to lead the organization beginning in September. Kunz brings worldwide leadership experience to DIA as former president of the global health and life sciences business at Battelle, an international science and technology nonprofit organization that explores emerging areas of science, develops and commercializes technology and manages laboratories.

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