Already a DIA Member? Sign in. Not a member? Join.

Sign in

Forgot User ID? or Forgot Password?

Not a Member?

Create Account and Join

Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando Resort

Mar 21, 2022 7:00 AM - Mar 23, 2022 5:00 PM

6300 Hollywood Way, Orlando, FL 32819

Medical Affairs and Scientific Communications Forum

DIA Your Way! Join us live in-person or live from the comfort of your home/office. This event offers two learning avenues depending on your preference!


March 10-11: Primer
March 16: Short Course
March 17: Short Course
March 18: Short Course
March 21-23: Forum

DIA is offering both a live in-person and a live-stream virtual option for the Medical Affairs and Scientific Communications Forum. Upon registration, please indicate via the check box which avenue you are registering for: in-person or virtual.

DIA’s Medical Affairs and Scientific Communications Forum is designed for medical affairs professionals, by medical affairs professionals. This forum provides a comprehensive understanding of the regulatory and compliance environment directly affecting the daily activities of medical affairs and scientific communication professionals. Made up of multiple general and breakouts sessions within three tracks covering medical communications, medical writing, and medical science liaisons, you can pick and choose which sessions to attend and create your own unique forum.

Social distancing measures may be in place at the time of the event. Therefore, we encourage you to register and make your housing arrangements early due to potential limited capacity. If the capacity limit is reached, we will only be able to offer the virtual option. Don’t miss out on your chance to meet live again with your friends and colleagues!

We are thrilled to able to offer flexibility to our attendees to attend in-person or virtually. Please note, we are also offering that flexibility to our speakers so you will experience some speakers presenting remotely.


Want to learn more about Medical Affairs and Scientific Communications Forum? You've come to the right site!

Continuing Education


Highlights & Features

Who should attend?

Professionals involved in:

  • Medical Communications
  • Medical Writing
  • Medical Science Liaisons
  • Medical Information
  • Medical Call Center Environment
  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Clinical Research
  • Professional Education, Training, and Development
  • Document Management/eSubmissions

Short Course or Primer

To keep you at the forefront.

Mar 10, 2022

Medical Communications Primer:

The Fundamentals of Medical Communications

Mar 16, 2022

Short Course #1:

Medical Communications

Mar 17, 2022

Short Course #2:

Advertising and Promotional Content Review

Mar 18, 2022

Short Course #3:

Statistics for Non-Statisticians

Program Committee

  • Dannis  Chang, PharmD
    Dannis Chang, PharmD Director, Hematology Medical Information Team Lead
    Genentech, Inc., United States
  • Amy  Van Sant, PharmD, MBA
    Amy Van Sant, PharmD, MBA President, Medical Affairs
    Inizio Engage, United States
  • David  Meats
    David Meats Director, Regulatory Services Management
    Certara, United States
  • J. Lynn  Bass, PharmD, RPh
    J. Lynn Bass, PharmD, RPh Senior Director, Medical Science Liaisons
    BridgeBio, United States
  • Ruggero  Galici, PhD
    Ruggero Galici, PhD Director, Nonclinical and Clinical Pharmacology Writing
    Alexion Pharmaceuticals, AstraZeneca Rare Disease, United States
  • Hanady  Elhadidy, PharmD
    Hanady Elhadidy, PharmD Senior Director, Global Customer Engagement
    Bristol Myers Squibb, United States
  • Michelle  Kissner, PharmD, RPh
    Michelle Kissner, PharmD, RPh Director, Publications Management
    Pfizer Inc, United States
  • Marie-Ange  Noue, PhD
    Marie-Ange Noue, PhD Senior Director, Head of Scientific Communications
    EMD Serono, Canada
  • Sonia  Sandhu, PharmD
    Sonia Sandhu, PharmD Senior Director, Medical Information
    Gilead Sciences, Inc., United States
  • Robert  Tamburri, PharmD, MBA
    Robert Tamburri, PharmD, MBA Director, Medical Information
    Johnson & Johnson, United States
  • Diane  Cleverley, PhD
    Diane Cleverley, PhD Senior Regulatory Writer
    Certara, United States
  • Jennie G Jacobson, PhD
    Jennie G Jacobson, PhD President
    Jacobson Medical Writing, Inc., United States
  • Meera  Kodukulla, PhD
    Meera Kodukulla, PhD Senior Director, Scientific Publications
    AstraZeneca, United States
  • Andrea Tuttle Meyers
    Andrea Tuttle Meyers Senior Vice President, Clinical Operations
    Syneos Health, United States
  • Donna  Booth, PharmD
    Donna Booth, PharmD Head, Field Medical Accounts-East, US Medical Affairs
    GlaxoSmithKline, United States
  • Danielle  Day, PhD
    Danielle Day, PhD Senior Medical Director, Immunology, Rare Disease
    Sobi, United States
  • Sonja Wesley Hokett, PharmD, MS, MSc
    Sonja Wesley Hokett, PharmD, MS, MSc Executive Director/Head of Medical Managed Care
    BioXcel Therapeutics, United States
  • Paul  Minne, PharmD, RPh
    Paul Minne, PharmD, RPh Senior Director, MSL Team
    Neurocrine Biosciences, United States
  • Kay  Uttech, PharmD, MA, RPh
    Kay Uttech, PharmD, MA, RPh VP, Strategic Initiatives
    Indegene, United States

Digital Learning Catalog

DIA Learning: eLearning Soultions

Have an account?

Be informed and stay engaged.

Don't miss an opportunity - join our mailing list to stay up to date on DIA insights and events.