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April 6, 2021
ISPE-CaSA Weekly Update
26th Annual Golf Tournament
ISPE-CaSA 26th Annual Golf Tournament
Filling Up - Reserve Your Tee Time Today
We are about six weeks away from the popular ISPE-CaSA Chapter's Golf Tournament, and the field is filling up. Join us at Prestonwood Country Club in Cary, NC on Monday, May 17 for this enjoyable in-person event and scholarship fundraiser.

In addition to the tournament, we offer breakfast, lunch, and prizes. Registration starts at 8 am, and groups tee off starting at 8:30.

Register today!

We have just a few sponsorships still available, including our Jane Brown Scholarships, and we welcome your support of our Chapter.

The Golf Tournament will sell out, so don't delay. Reserve your spot and make plans to enjoy a great day of golf with your friends and colleagues on May 17.
Supporting Jane Brown Scholarship Fund
Helps Students Succeed
The 26th Annual ISPE-CaSA Golf Tournament features a special sponsorship opportunity to donate to our Jane Brown Scholarship Fund. Our Chapter chooses recipients from the pool of applicants, and scholarships are presented at our annual Tech Conference.

The 2021 recipients are
Kathryn Gill, a senior studying Process Engineering at East Carolina University and Eli Moskowitz, a graduate student at N.C. State University studying Biomanufacturing (Upstream Concentration).

Sponsoring the Jane Brown Scholarship Fund helps build future leaders like Kathryn and Eli. It's a great way to give back.

Visit our sponsorship website to help shape the future of our profession.
ISPE-CaSA Education
ISPE-CaSA Webinar Series 2 Features
Continuous Manufacturing of OSD
Make plans to participate in the second Installment of ISPE-CaSA's 2021 Webinar Series: Continuous Manufacturing of OSD: Overview, Economics & Discussion on Tuesday, April 27 at noon. Speakers are Alex Brindle, Director of Process Engineering for PCI and Eric Jayjock, Principal with Jayjock Consulting.

ISPE-CaSA Annual Sponsorship Opportunities
Sponsorships Support Professional Excellence and Provide Visibility for Your Company
Support from industry partners is crucial to the success of ISPE-CaSA. Your sponsorship also opens up opportunities for you to reach target audiences. Visit www.ispe-casa.org or email info@ispecasa.org for more information. Your continued support of our Chapter is very much appreciated. 
Events
Our 26th Annual Golf Tournament is coming up on May 17 and offers many branding opportunities. The Tournament will mark the first time our members have been together in person in a year, so expect a crowded course and motivated golfers.
 
The Annual Technology Life Sciences Conference normally reaches 1,000 members through sponsorships and exhibits. This year, we went virtual, and our conference e-program will remain online for you to review throughout the year. Stay tuned for ways you can sponsor our Tech Conference in March 2022. 
Continuing Education
With five general education seminars throughout the year, plus two events targeted to Emerging Leaders and Student members, our programming offers a variety of ways to offer support. We invite you to sign up for a sponsorship today! Visit our website to download your order form.
Publications
We now have a lineup of digital sponsorships providing a highly visible opportunity for our partners to support our communication platforms. Our new blog, our website, and weekly e-blast provide valuable opportunities for you to extend your company's brand across our marketplace.
Student Scholarships
ISPE-CaSA offers opportunities to support your profession by supporting the Jane Brown Scholarship. Showcased as an official recipient of funds from the ISPE-CaSA Golf Tournament, the Jane Brown Scholarship fund accepts donations at events and from individuals and corporations.
28th Annual Tech Conference E-Program Available All Year
Looking back on ISPE CaSA's 28th Annual Life Sciences Technology Conference, we are pleased to offer our conference
e-program online for the rest of this year.

The conference program contains descriptions of our keynote panels, the agenda, lists of sponsors, and ads containing links to our advertisers' websites.

Replays of our keynote presentations and other tech conference education sessions are available through online recordings until April 30 for those who registered for the conference.
Member Services
ISPE-CaSA Emerging Leaders Community of Practice Women in Pharma Mentor Circles
Have you ever thought about becoming a mentor to a student or a young professional? Are you seeking a mentor in the pharmaceutical industry?

The ISPE-CaSA Emerging Leaders present Women in Pharma Mentor Circles, providing an easy way for you to help lead and guide the next generation of industry professionals.

Questions? Contact youngprofessionals@ispecasa.org
Take Advantage of the ISPE-CaSA
Career Center
The Life Sciences Sector is hiring!

During this pandemic crisis, having access to an online resource for both recruiting top talent and seeking a great job has never been more valuable.

This week, the site has approximately 1,000 jobs listed, representing more than 300 employers. For job seekers, it's simple to login, upload your resume and search from among the jobs across the United States. It is constantly updated as new jobs are added.

The site also focuses on companies and professionals within our Carolina-South Atlantic Chapter chapter, offering members - and the industry at large - an easy-to-use and highly targeted resource for online employment connections. Visit the ISPE-CaSA Career Center today.

One of ISPE-CaSA's newest benefits is our Career Center. Take advantage of it!
Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer Opportunities Expand Your Network!
Our ability to reach all corners of our Chapter is improving every day. Virtual connections are becoming the norm. 

Online activities help expand ISPE-CaSA's reach and yours too. Even if you are outside the Raleigh-Durham metro area and would like to be more engaged with ISPE, now is a great time to join a committee and work alongside fellow industry professionals in support of our members. 

Please view our committees and select your areas of interest: 

We’d like to take advantage of technology and better support EVERY member of the Chapter, but need YOUR help to do so! Please send any inquiries to info@ispecasa.org.

We look forward to hearing from you!
ISPE Virtual Events
ISPE Partners with Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation for Diversity Internship Program
The ISPE Foundation is pleased to announce that we have partnered with Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation for the newest cycle of the ISPE Foundation Diversity Internship Program, providing world-class opportunities to groups that are typically underrepresented in the pharmaceutical industry.

This series with Nephron will be a 12-week experience that offers graduate and undergraduate students in their junior or senior year the opportunity to spend the summer working on priority projects for one of the fastest-growing pharmaceutical companies in the country.

There are currently multiple internship opportunities through the ISPE Foundation-Nephron partnership, including in the following departments:

  • Analytical Services and Formulation
  • Molecular Biology
  • Engineering

The individuals participating in these internships will play key roles in Nephron’s ongoing projects. They will work directly with the entire Nephron team. And they will make a difference for patients across America.

To learn more, please visit ISPEFoundation.org.

The deadline to apply is 2359 ET on 6 May 2021.
Interested in applying or know someone who would be? Just download the application here.
ISPE Virtual Events Coming Up This Spring
Take Advantage of Special Offers
ISPE has a compelling line-up of upcoming virtual events that put global health authorities and industry experts at your fingertips as they share strategies and perspectives on current trends and challenges in the pharmaceutical industry due to COVID-19.
 
The education agendas feature a robust global regulatory presence with leaders representing AEMPS, ANSM, USFDA, HPRA, MHRA, State Institute of Drugs and Good Practices, WHO, and more. Each event features actionable, interactive discussions with dedicated Q&A time, making for can’t miss experiences. Register soon to take advantage of special offers for ISPE members.
 
One topic that has featured largely as the consequence of pandemic is remote/distant assessments or audits. A shift in global enforcement priorities for regulating and inspecting pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities has been a key point of discussion for both industry and regulators as we navigate the current and post pandemic environment. The 2021 ISPE Global Pharmaceutical Regulatory Summit will explore good practice guidance, drafts, challenges and more during interactive, content-rich sessions led by regulators, auditors, remote auditors, and inspectors.
 
To ensure the production of safe and effective medicines, industry and regulatory leaders are challenged to work collaboratively and transparently to foster environments where shared responsibility for quality risk assessment and ongoing risk management are universal. When every key stakeholder shares that commitment, it is not only possible to meet quality expectations, but to exceed them. Regulatory and industry leaders will share their diverse perspectives on maintaining and improving quality in an increasingly globalized world. Regulators are invited from TGA, HAS, PIC/S, USFDA, CDSCO, WHO, and more.
 
Special Offer: Register by 14 May to save $100 off the registration rate and receive exclusive on demand access to session recordings for 30 days. Hurry, this will be the only opportunity to receive on demand access for the Summit! Bundle the 16 June Summit with the 2021 ISPE Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Conference to save even more.
 
Fueled by a collaborative environment encouraging lessons learned and ongoing full transparency among regulators and industry, the 2021 ISPE Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Conference takes a visionary approach in assessing the challenges facing pharmaceutical operations amid unpredictable times. Benefit from unparalleled real-time engagement with regulatory leaders and industry experts as they take you through interactive case studies and answer your most pressing questions during panel discussions.
 
Special Offer: Register by 16 April to save up to $145 off the registration rate and get on demand access to the 45-minute session "Data Integrity in Quality Systems & Automated Technology" featuring experts from Pfizer and Viatris. Bundle the conference with the 16 June Global Pharmaceutical Regulatory Summit to save even more.