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FDA Confirmed Speaking at Pre-Filled Syringes West Coast 2016!


SMi Group reports (2016.05.11, San Diego, California, USA): FDA will provide the latest updates on Pre-Filled Syringes and Combination Products at Pre-Filled Syringes West Coast 2016.

SMi are delighted to announce that FDA will be presenting at Pre-Filled Syringes West Coast this June in San Diego. Tina Kiang, Ph.D., Deputy Director, Science and Policy, and Shannon Hoste, Human Factors Engineer, FDA, will be speaking on Day One of the conference on "Safety Assessment and Regulatory Updates on Pre-Filled Syringes and Combination Products".

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Don’t miss the chance in 4 weeks’ to participate in the Q&A session with FDA and meet 100+ leading drug delivery experts from the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology businesses in the West Coast.

Pre-Filled Syringes West Coast 2016 brings together key decision makers in the PFS industry from Biogen, Teva, Pfizer, Boehringer Ingelheim Fremont, Inc., Shire and many more. The two-day conference takes place in San Diego, USA, and will provide the perfect platform to discuss regulatory challenges and analyse device design to drive patient’s safety, usability and delivery excellence.

Day one of the conference will address topics on regulatory developments and updates, the rise of complex combination products for PFS, and formative studies of human factor engineering. Day two explores technological advancements in manufacturing, competitiveness of products, and patient concerns.

A post-conference workshop on June 8th will focus on Human Factor Engineering for Pre-Filled Syringes and Autoinjectors. Hosted by Core Human Factors, the session will cover the regulatory requirements for human factors work on medical devices, comparisons between the regulatory requirements in the US and the EMEA region, and will discuss when, and how, to go about panning human factors activities.

For the full event agenda including all speakers and their topics please visit the event website on

PFS West Coast 2016 will provide delegates with an unrivalled networking platform including a post-conference lunch sponsored by ZebraSci, Inc. The networking lunch will be held at Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens and includes beer flight tasting. This is the perfect opportunity to meet and discuss core issues of pre-filled syringes with industry colleagues.

This offer is exclusive to the first 40 Pharma and Biotech. For more information please contact Fateja Begum on +44(0)2078276184 or e-mail

Alongside lead sponsor ZebraSci, Inc., SMi’s Pre-Filled Syringes West Coast 2016 is proudly sponsored by Bosch Packaging Technology, DDL, KBI Biopharma, Mitsubishi Gas Chemical, Noxilizer, Steris, Terumo and Zeon. For tailored sponsorship and exhibition opportunities contact Alia Malick on +44 (0) 20 7827 6168 or email:

Pre-Filled Syringes West Coast Conference and Exhibition
June 6th – 7th 2016
San Diego, CA, USA


About SMi Group:
Established since 1993, the SMi Group is a global event-production company that specializes in Business-to-Business Conferences, Workshops, Masterclasses and online Communities. We create and deliver events in the Defence, Security, Energy, Utilities, Finance and Pharmaceutical industries. We pride ourselves on having access to the world’s most forward thinking opinion leaders and visionaries, allowing us to bring our communities together to Learn, Engage, Share and Network. More information can be found at