Blended learning for entrepreneurial biomedical professionals

Paul Janssen Futurelab Leiden is an international blended learning (online and on-campus) program for entrepreneurial biomedical professionals.

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New course online - free!
Our new course Clinical Research Regulation is now online and it is free! More themes available later this year.

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New start date 23 October 2017
You can now enrol in our course Clinical Development Online

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Experience the on-campus

For four days, you will further explore question-based development in the beautiful setting of the castle and hotel Oud-Poelgeest. With a small group of maximum 30 course participants, you will reside at the castle and examine teaching cases that are based on real events. In “what really happened” sessions, invited speakers discuss the actual choices that were made during the case.


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We offer a unique blend of online education and on-campus training for talented biomedical scientist that have the ambition to become the future generation Chief Scientific Officers.

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A selection of our contributors

Paul Stoffels

Paul Stoffels

Chief scientific officer
Johnson & Johnson

Tom Huizinga

Tom Huizinga

Head of the Department of Rheumatology
Leiden University Medical Centre

Marcel Kenter

Marcel Kenter

Director
Paul Janssen Futurelab Leiden

Koen Andries

Koen Andries

VP Scientific Fellow Infectious Diseases Discovery
Janssen Pharmaceutica NV

Andreas Wallnöfer

Andreas Wallnöfer

General Partner
BioMed Partners Venture Capital (former Head of Clinical Research & Exploratory Development at F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.)

Justin Hay

Justin Hay

Pharmacokinetics Assessor
Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

André Elferink

André Elferink

Clinical epidemiologist
Dutch Medicines Evaluation Board

Rob Zuiker

Rob Zuiker

Senior Clinical Scientist
CHDR

Barbara J. van Zwieten-Boot

Barbara J. van Zwieten-Boot

Vice Chair
Medicines Evaluation Board, The Netherlands

Hans-Georg Eichler

Hans-Georg Eichler

Senior Medical Officer
European Medicines Agency

Robert Klautz

Robert Klautz

Thoracic Surgeon
Leiden University Medical Centre

Matthijs Moerland

Matthijs Moerland

Research Director Translational Biomarkers
CHDR

Joris Rotmans, MD, PhD

Joris Rotmans, MD, PhD

internist-nephrologist
LUMC

Janneke Meulenberg

Janneke Meulenberg

CEO
Arthrogen

Inge de Lepeleire

Inge de Lepeleire

Director Translational Pharmacology
MSD Europe

Koos Burggraaf

Koos Burggraaf

Research Director CVS & Metabolism
CHDR

Johan Garssen

Johan Garssen

Director Immunology Platform
Danone/Nutricia Research

Ingrid de Visser

Ingrid de Visser

Senior Clinical Scientist
CHDR

Rick Kuntz

Rick Kuntz

Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific, Clinical and Regulatory Officer
Medtronic

Geert Jan Groeneveld

Geert Jan Groeneveld

Research Director CNS
CHDR

Oliver Bisazza

Oliver Bisazza

Director Regulatory Policy
Medtronic

Saco de Visser

Saco de Visser

Head of Education and Clinical Pharmacologist
Paul Janssen Futurelab Leiden

Adam Cohen

Adam Cohen

CEO and clinical pharmacologist
Centre for Human Drug Research

Richard Shull

Richard Shull

Head of Deal Structuring and Trading Fundamentals
Shell

Pierre Peeters

Pierre Peeters

Former site head early stage development
Organon

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Genuinely fascinating

“The case studies were all thought provoking, well-chosen and expertly presented to make different points. Genuinely fascinating: thanks!”

Huw Lewis, GlaxoSmithKline Clinical Development Online graduate

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A world of knowledge

"This training opened my eyes to a whole new world of knowledge on the development of medical interventions"

Willem Birkhoff, Centre for Human Drug Research, Clinical Development Online graduate

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Out of my comfort zone

“I loved the ‘corporate finance’ bit, really out of my comfort zone, but it did give me so much more insight into the financial considerations in clinical development”

Meta Roestenberg, Leiden University Medical Center, Clinical Development Online graduate

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Interesting insights

“Very nice approach, all cases were well explained in the provided papers and the interviews always gave interesting insights”

Pierre-Eric Juif, Actelion, Clinical Development Online graduate

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Excellent learning opportunities

“The cases were excellent and the manner in which they were presented provided excellent learning opportunities”

Vickas Patel,GlaxoSmithKline,Clinical Development Online graduate

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Really instructive

"The highlights of the course were the real life examples and the follow up provided. The interviews with people that were involved in the studies were really instructive"

Georges Habineza Ndikuyeze, Janssen Research & Development, Clinical Development Online graduate

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The online course has received #accreditation from #KNMG (The Royal Dutch Medical Association) https://t.co/W8zbs284AY

First group news is out for the 3rd official online course #ClinicalDevelopment! #blendedlearning

Nature article warns that EMA move out of London due to Brexit could severely disrupt functions

Interview with director Marcel Kenter was published in NRC Handelsblad earlier this year. https://t.co/b2GmmzMYqz