Updated on 11 March 2016
PAREXEL and PAREXEL Academy hosted a Key Opinion Leaders (KOL) roundtable in Taipei, Taiwan on November 23, 2015
Singapore: PAREXEL and PAREXEL Academy hosted a Key Opinion Leaders (KOL) roundtable in Taipei, Taiwan on November 23, 2015 focusing on the topic of embracing a future in the clinical research industry with a leading talent strategy.
The objective of the event was to join the PAREXEL Academy and leading KOLs to develop strategies to addressing the clinical research workforce shortage in Asia.
Fifteen participants joined the discussion, including five Taiwanese KOLs from Taipei Medical University, China Medical University Hospital, Changhua Christian Hospital, Mackay Memorial Hospital, and Sinew Pharmaceutical Company.
Dr Albert Siu, VP of Learning and Development, General Manager of PAREXEL Academy facilitated the discussion. Dr. Siu was joined by PAREXEL's Dr. Jing Ping Yeo, VP of APAC Project Leadership Department; Brian Yang, VP of APAC Business Development; and Dr. Heidrun Bruchmann, Senior Director of PAREXEL Academy.
"PAREXEL is committed to developing the biopharmaceutical industry's next-generation global workforce, and we believe it is important to discuss with KOLs with a goal of solving the current workforce challenges in Asia," said Dr. Siu.