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LTENTALKS LTEN Talks: Targeted Topics from Industry Experts ■ By Tim Sosbe L Pat Scott Kevin Glover istening to and learning from great speakers is one of the highlights of any professional conference, including the 45th LTEN Annual Conference. But the reality is, most conferences have limited speaking slots on the mainstage, a necessary scheduling restriction when there's a lot of ground to cover in a short time. e LTEN Talks, however, are a unique way to extend the ability to bring industry leaders to LTEN members. In addition to three keynote speaker sessions, the Learning Labs and more than 60 workshops, the LTEN Talks brings five top speakers to the main stage in one focused session. ink of them like TED Talks, only live and in-person for you. e LTEN Talks will help to wrap up the 45th LTEN Annual Conference, taking place from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET on ursday, June 16. Here's who you'll be connecting with: * Kicking things off at 10 a.m. ET is Pat Scott, president and CEO of Uhmms. Scott will be talking about "Getting a Squirrel to Focus," addressing how to handle short attention spans in training. * Next up will be Kevin Glover, corporate vice president, clinical education, training and outcomes research, B. Braun Medical. Glover will be speaking about "A New Era in Collaboration: Conducting Randomized Educational Outcomes Research," spotlighting the partnership between a medical device company and teaching hospital. * Following that will be Ryan Graver, president of MedAxiom Ventures. Graver will be speaking on a topic important to every LTEN member, the ACA and its impact on life sciences training. * en you'll hear from Mike Capaldi, associate vice president, civic action, sponsorships, education & compliance, for Sanofi. Capaldi will talk with you about "Examining the Value of Biopharmaceutical Innovation." Ryan Graver Mike Capaldi Jessica Melore 30 * Finally, we'll close this year's LTEN Talks with Jessica Melore, a public health advocate and speaker working with New York Presbyterian Hospital. Melore will share with you "A Patient's Story as It Relates to Pharmaceutical Innovation." Be sure to arrange your travel so you're able to attend all five of the LTEN Talks closing out the 45th LTEN Annual Conference. e targeted talks are a great way to quickly familiarize yourself with issues, ideas, trends and solutions. It's more than worth hanging around to take advantage of the conference's final expert-led learning opportunities. ■ Tim Sosbe is editor of Focus magazine and editorial director for LTEN. Email Tim at FOCUS | CONFERENCE PREVIEW 2016 |

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Focus Supplement 1 - Summer 2016

Focus Supplement 1 - Summer 2016
Welcome to the 45th LTEN Annual Conference
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Ad Index
Conference Agenda-At-A-Glance
Food, Fun & Friends: Making Connections in the Learning Village
Mel Robbins: Admit It: You're Not Fine
Sewa Beats: Communication in Leadership: Listening, Mindfulness and Music
Walter Bond: Peak Performing Training: Committed to Excellence
New GxP Track: Reaching More Life Sciences Trainers
Conference Sponsors: Supporting Conference Attendees
Learning Village Exhibit Hall Schedule
Learning Village Exhibit Hall Floorplan
LTEN Talks: Targeted Topics from Industry Experts
Get the App: Your Digital Conference Tool
Giving Back: The Pajama Program
LTEN Members: Why the Conference is a Must-Attend Event
5 Questions with Mary Myers
Focus Contacts

Focus Supplement 1 - Summer 2016