Pharma Boardroom Interviews C-PEDaL Director

By Luis F. Torrens Sotomayor, Nov/04/2015

October 30, 2015 – The director of the Center for Pharmaceutical Engineering and Learning (CPEDaL), Prof. Carlos Velázquez was interviewed for the Pharma Boardroom Company to learn how the Center is involved with the development of students and companies, and the Center’s history, main goals and facilities.

One of the questions was on how the Center for Structure Organic Particulate Systems (C-SOPS) program started and all that he needed to do to convince people to invest in the idea. Velazquez also mentioned at the interview how he sees an increase in the number of students interested in this area and how that could have a greater impact on the industry through these students. At the interview, Velazquez also mentioned some of the current projects with pharmaceutical companies, such as Janssen, BMS, Lilly and HP.

According to their official page, Pharma Boardroom provides Free Pharmaceutical Industry Trends, News, Reports all over the globe. The site is leaded to professionals who want to understand local and global markets on a strategic level, and benefit from their peers’ on-the-ground experience. The main concept of this organization is to conduct hundreds of exclusive interviews with the movers and shakers of the industry. By capturing their opinions they create an experience-based study of the challenges and opportunities in these markets.

Other Puerto Ricans interviewed were the President of Puerto Rico Medical Association, Wanda Velez, the President of Biopharma Consulting Services at Puerto Rico, John Taboas, the Senior Vice President of Global Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, BMS at Puerto Rico, Ricardo Zayas, and the Plant Manager, Humacao Site at BMS Puerto Rico, Robin Edwards.

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