Defining the Challenges of the Modern Analytical Laboratory:
The Risks and Reality of Personalized Healthcare

2014 Program Co-Chair Paul Corcoran Program Co-Chair
Paul Corcoran
McKinley Scientific
2014 Program Chair Gary Valaskovic Program Co-Chair
Gary Valaskovic
New Objective
2014 Plenary Speaker, Ann Weber Plenary Speaker
Ann Weber
2014 Keynote Speaker, Andy Hoofnagle Keynote Speaker
Andy Hoofnagle
Univ. of Washington

Make plans to attend the 17th Annual Symposium on Clinical & Pharmaceutical Solutions through Analysis (CPSA 2014). This unique event is highly interactive. The program features updated perspectives and experiences on chemical and pharmaceutical structure analysis. Imagination and stimulating discussion are central to each CPSA function and session.

CPSA Background and History

This annual meeting began in 1998 and was the first industry-led event to complement academic-based meetings and address the specific needs of industry researchers. The program highlights current industry trends and relevant topics. The broad-based support has allowed the meeting to evolve into a premier industry-led event that is dedicated to promoting awareness of issues and needs associated with research and development.

Over the past 17 years, the CPSA event has attracted sponsors, thought leaders, and participants who are dedicated to the spirit of cooperation to achieve common goals. The event is dedicated to promoting the analytical sciences in an interactive and educational environment.

Meeting Format

The meeting features a unique format to allow scientists to openly share their comprehensive perspectives on industry-related issues and needs. First-hand experiences with specific applications and technologies are openly discussed.

Symposia Feature - Industry Opinion Leaders

Issues and Needs · Analysis Strategies · Performance Benchmarks

Roundtables Feature - Open Discussion

Commercial Technology · Mainstream Applications · Analysis Trends

Short Courses Feature

Practical Industry Applications · Fundamentals
Real-World Examples · Emerging Methods and Techniques

CPSA attracts sponsors, thought leaders, and participants who are dedicated to the spirit of cooperation to achieve common goals. Imagination needed.

Program Overview

Monday, September 29th

Short Courses
Workshop-style courses that focus on specialized training and current industry benchmarks, practices and preferences

CPSA Open Golf Outing
Makefield Highlands Golf Club, Yardley, PA
Contacts/Organizers: Paul Corcoran, McKinley Scientific; Brad Coopersmith, Waters; John Butler, Agilent Technologies

Sponsors Dinner Event

Tuesday, September 30

Plenary Lecture

Symposia and Roundtables

Sponsored Lunch Seminar

Poster Session

Sponsored Workshops

Sponsor Hospitality & Evening Workshops

Wednesday, October 1

Symposia and Roundtables


Sponsored Workshops

Vendor Session - "Five Minutes of Fame!"

Distinguished Analytical Scientist Award

Keynote Dinner Lectures

Thursday, October 2

Symposia and Roundtables

Sponsored Lunch Seminar

Closing Event