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  • UCB Hosts Patients to Share the Art of Advocacy

    Posted by Becky Malone, Engagement and Communications Specialist
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    In September, our Raleigh-Durham office hosted their first Art of Advocacy event, which explored how art can be used as a platform for advocacy. The event showcased three artists, from across the U.S., living with a chronic illness, who use art as a medium to cope, spread awareness, and encourage others. We invite you to meet them and learn more about their stories below.

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  • UCB-UNC-Duke Neurology Clinical Development Program

    Posted by Katelyn Snider, U.S. Communications and Public Affairs
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    (Left to Right) Dr. Michael Markowitz (UCB), Dr. Shruti Raja, and Dr. Robert Dupuis (UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy)

    An important part of the drug development continuum is ensuring trained specialists are engaged through discovery, development, and delivery. Neurotherapeutics, or treatment of disorders of the nervous system, is a research area with a limited number of highly trained neurologists working in drug development. To help fill this gap, the UCB-UNC-Duke Neurology Clinical Development Fellowship program was developed for board certified neurologists seeking further training in neurology drug development.

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  • UCB’s Eddy Han-Burgess Leverages Data to Improve Patient Lives

    Posted by Katelyn Snider, U.S. Communications and Public Affairs
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    Edward (Eddy) Han-Burgess, UCB’s Epilepsy Prediction and Integrated Analytics Lead, is featured in a researcher profile on Innovation.org talking about his work leveraging data and mathematics to improve the lives of those living with epilepsy.

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  • UCB researcher, Henrik Klitgaard, Featured in PhRMA’s GOBOLDLY Campaign

    Posted by Allyson Funk, Head of U.S. Communications and Public Relations
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    Throughout November, Epilepsy Awareness Month, we’re shining a spotlight on epilepsy, a severe neurological disease that 1 in 26 people will develop in their lifetime.

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  • UCB PharmD Fellowship Program Accepting Applications

    Posted by Katelyn Snider, U.S. Communications and Public Affairs
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    Fellowship Preceptors (L to R): Oana Pop, Iram Hasan, Alexis Harper, Wanja Muthoga, Kate Kocik, Jennifer King, and Tanyja Porcha

    Applications for our 2019-2021 Global Regulatory Affairs PharmD Fellowship Program are now closed.

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  • Supporting the Next Generation of Scientists

    Posted by Becky Malone, Engagement and Communications SpecialistAEN_photo_1280x960
    Today, our Research Triangle Park office in Raleigh, North Carolina hosted its fifth annual Academic Engagement Night.

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  • ICYMI: UCB in the News

    Posted by Katelyn Snider, U.S. Communications and Public AffairsBlog_Photo_1280x960

    At UCB, we strive to discover and deliver new solutions patients value. Whether it’s through leveraging big data, thinking outside the box to overcome barriers, or collaborating with others in the healthcare industry—initiatives across UCB are at the forefront of research, and recently, our experts have been in the news talking about what we’re working on.

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  • UCB Runners Lace Up to Support Patients

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    UCB supports local events across the country that benefit patients. Recently, our employees participated in two different runs in support of the epilepsy and Crohn’s disease communities.

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  • UCB Hosts Wake County Teachers for STEM Immersion Program

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    Yesterday, UCB’s Research Triangle Park (RTP) office hosted ten high school teachers as part of WakeEd’s SummerSTEM immersion program. SummerSTEM is an award-winning, eight-day professional development program to enrich educators’ understanding of the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) careers. This program is a collaboration between the WakeEd Partnership, the Wake County Public School System, and biotech businesses in North Carolina.

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  • UCB Supports Georgia Bio Ed Institute Biotech Immersion Program

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    Earlier this month, UCB supported Georgia BioEd Institute’s Summer Biotech Immersion Program. The pilot program took place at Paulding County High School from June 4-8. Eight biology and biotechnology teachers from metro Atlanta area high schools attended the laboratory-intensive professional learning experience in Marc Pedersen’s classroom, 2017 Biology Teacher of the Year.

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