3rth edition of University Joins Industry, once again a success

March 11, 2016

The third edition of University Joins Industry was a success. It took place the 9th of March at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Barcelona and was organized by Galenicum Health.

The workshop attracted 200 students and they had the opportunity to understand from first-hand the different departments of the Pharmaceutical Industry. This edition of “University Joins Industry” also discussed the specific skills and competencies required for a career in the pharmaceutical industry, with the aim of guiding students on aspects to be taken into consideration beyond training in the profession.

The event was attended by the Dean of the UB Faculty of Pharmacy and Javier Torrejón, R&D Manager at Galenicum. Olga Ribot (Regulatory Affairs), Sergio Malagrida and Laia Alomà (Business Development and Marketing) also participated in the sessions in representation of Galenicum, together with the representatives of RRHH, Natalia Elizondo and Leticia Castro. Other renowned professionals from other pharmaceutical companies as Uriach (David Sanin), Esteve (Neus Gascón), Salvat (Imma Cervera), Almirall (Lluis Micheto), Synthon (Sergi Alonso), Ferrer (Alfredo Fernandez) or Kern Pharma (Eduard Peiró) also participate in the workshop to discussed aspects of R&D, Intellectual Property, Quality Assurance, Manufacturing, Quality Control and Clinical Trials.