11-12 September 2018 //  Lancaster Royal Hotel, London


Carlos Plata

Dr Carlos Plata

Chief Scientific Officer, Chief Medical Officer & Head of R&D, Esteve
Previously Carlos served as Head of Global External R&D at Eli Lilly and Company.  Prior to this role, Carlos was at Johnson & Johnson (J&J) with roles as Senior Research Fellow in R&D; Core Member of the Executive Neuroscience Franchise Team and Global Neurology, Psychiatry and Pain Product Teams; and Head of Research and Drug Discovery Unit.  While at J&J, he was the recipient of the Standards of Leadership Award.  Prior to J&J, Carlos was in academia in the USA where he held a Full Professorship with Tenure.  He has chaired committees on promotion and tenure, is author of > 350 publications, inventor in > 150 patents and patent applications worldwide, has served on the Editorial Board of six scientific journals & as Associate Editor, and has reviewed manuscripts for fifty different journals in various fields.  He has also been reviewer for the NIH, NSF, MRC, and other organizations, has been the recipient of various research and clinical work recognitions, and was invited to present at a Nobel Conference in Stockholm sponsored by the Nobel Foundation.

2017 Speakers

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