Presentation caps week-long series of educational seminars throughout India sharing scientific insights and best practices in drug containment and delivery for injectable biologics
West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc, a leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, has announced that it will deliver a presentation on best practices for improving patient outcomes through integrated containment and delivery systems today (1 June, 2017)at the 6th Annual InnoPack Pharma Confex in Mumbai, India. West’s presentation at InnoPack will conclude a week-long series of educational seminars and activities in India focused on trends and best practices in biologic drug delivery.
Taking place 29 May – 2 June, West's Biopharma Week 2017 includes scientific seminars in Bangalore and Hyderabad and in-house educational workshops with pharmaceutical and biotechnology customers in Ahmedabad, in addition to its presentation at InnoPack Pharma Confex in Mumbai. West’s experts in integrated containment and delivery systems will share market insights and discuss industry trends, challenges and solutions for the safe and effective containment and delivery of injectable biologics and biosimilars.
"Biosimilars are one of the fast-growing segments in India and fill an important need for advanced and affordable targeted therapies. These sophisticated, and often sensitive molecules, also present unique challenges in drug containment and delivery,” said Troy Player, Vice President and Managing Director, Asia Pacific, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. "For years, West has worked by the side of its customers in India and around the world to help bring biologics, biosimilars and other innovative injectable therapies to patients. We look forward to sharing our scientific insights with biopharmaceutical manufacturers throughout India as part of West’s Biopharma Week 2017."
Biosimilars are one of the fast-growing segments in India and fill an important need for advanced and affordable targeted therapies. These sophisticated, and often sensitive molecules, also present unique challenges in drug containment and delivery
At InnoPack Pharma Confex, Graham Reynolds, Vice President and General Manager, Global Biologics, West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc., will deliver a presentation on trends in the market and improving patient experiences through optimised biologic drug delivery systems:
This presentation will discuss trends in biologic drug delivery, including the transition to biosimilars, key factors to consider when selecting a containment and delivery system and best practices for improving patient outcomes through integrated containment and delivery solutions.
Additionally, West will showcase several innovative drug delivery system and packaging component technologies at InnoPack Pharma Confex, including:
West serves customers from more than 50 locations around the world, including a manufacturing facility in India’s Sri City Special Economic Zone. Opened in 2014, West’s Sri City facility produces components and seals used in the primary packaging of injectable medicines manufactured by pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical customers throughout the Asia Pacific region.
For more information on West products and services please visit booth #B-3 at InnoPack Pharma Confex or visit online at westpharma.com.