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Wednesday, December  8, 2010
Business Aligned Records Management for Life Sciences - Unlock the "Efficiency-Code" in your Content Management Strategy
Speakers for this event:
  • Ron Fitzmartin, PhD, MBA, Managing Partner, Decision Analytics   Learn More
  • Dr. Ganesh Swaminathan, Practice Leader Life Sciences, Syntel   Learn More
  • Records Management as a business function has grown to be a critical unit in justifying the time, efforts and resources deployed across the enterprise.

    Management of enterprise as well as clinical R&D records is a critical element in making organizations leaner, more efficient and sensitized towards protection of their intellectual property.

    In this webinar, we will discuss and demonstrate how innovative approaches to Records Management can improve adherence to protocols, instill best practices, ensure regulatory compliance, and most importantly increase business efficiency and decrease TCO.

    The following points will be discussed:

    • Role Records Management plays in surmounting the challenges of the competitive, IP-rich, highly regulated environment of the life sciences industry
    • How organizations can satisfy 21 CFR Part 11 requirements for audit trails, electronic signatures, restricted access, accurate copies of records, and proper storage through a coordinated framework of records management technologies
    • Best practices of streamlining disparate information across multitude geographies and data generation centers
    • How to build and manage active knowledge sharing campaigns, workflow management and process management with Records Management solutions
    • How Records Management solutions are helping life sciences companies streamline processes, reduce costs and accelerate collaboration

    IT Management including VPs, Directors, and Managers in the following areas:

    • Regulatory Compliance
    • Enterprise Architecture
    • Informatics
    • Knowledge Management
    • Clinical Research or Clinical Development
    • Clinical Operations
    • Drug Development
    • Research & Development
    • Sourcing
    • Outsourcing and Offshoring

    Plus CFOs, CIOs, CEOs, Chief Medical Officers and Chief Scientific Officers for pharmaceutical, medical and biotech companies worldwide.


    Ron Fitzmartin, PhD, MBA, Managing Partner, Decision Analytics

    Ron Fritzmartin is a Life Sciences veteran with over 20 years of experience in leadership roles in clinical research and development in the pharmaceutical industry and support organizations. With a strong record of leading multi-disciplinary and multi-national project teams, his primary focus areas are analytics, informatics, biomedical information operations and organizational development.

    He is currently Managing Partner at Decision Analytics, LLC a consulting firm serving the Biopharmaceutical industry. Prior to Decision Analytics, LLC, he was VP, Informatics & Knowledge Management at Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. and V.P., Global Technical Services at Daiichi Medical Research, Inc., responsible for biostatistics, data operations, knowledge management and biomedical informatics.

    Ron has been a regular speaker, session and meeting chair at numerous DIA and other industry meetings for over 20 years and has authored articles for the DIA Journal, DIA Today and other publications, as well as serving as a member of the DIA Editorial Board.

    Ron will discuss the overall drivers for Records Management in a Life Sciences business environment and the drivers for life cycle content management in the Research & Development space.

    Ron received a PhD in statistics from the University of Maryland, an MBA from the University of New Haven, and a BS & MS from Southern Connecticut State University.

    Dr. Ganesh Swaminathan, Practice Leader Life Sciences, Syntel

    Dr. Ganesh Swaminathan has over 18 years of experience in a wide range of Life Sciences functions including quality, regulatory compliance & submission, research and development, supply chain and manufacturing. As a subject matter expert, he has unlocked and delivered value in multiple engagements across various functions of top 50 global Life Sciences companies.

    In his current position as Practice Director for Syntel’s Life Sciences group he is responsible for strategic analysis and consulting, designing and implementing solutions for Syntel’s life sciences customers, and developing Syntel’s intellectual property resources.

    He has been an active speaker in various industry forums including DIA, AdvaMed, and other and has authored several articles for Industry publications.

    Dr. Swaminath holds a Master’s in Science and a PhD in Chemistry.


    For three decades, Syntel (NASDAQ: SYNT) has been powering the IT and operations of some of the largest companies in the world, including leaders in the healthcare industry. Syntel helps life sciences companies optimize operations to improve productivity, reduce costs, and collaborate globally. We combine world-class technology, in-depth domain expertise, technical expertise and real-world experience to deliver a significant value proposition throughout the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device value chain.


    Leveraging dedicated Centers of Excellence, a flexible Global Delivery Model, and a strong track record of building collaborative client partnerships, Syntel is focused on identifying future trends and developing solutions and frameworks to help our pharma and biotech clients adopt and respond quickly to these trends. This includes integrated IT and KPO solutions for clinical trial management, drug discovery, pharmacovigilance, and drug manufacturing as well as sales and marketing.


    Our integrated KPO solutions leverage technology to create efficient processes that improve business results. Our full suite of IT solutions includes application development, management, testing, migration, architecture, infrastructure and much more. And, all services are provided in compliance with global regulatory standards (GXP, 21 CFR Part 11 and others) and industry best practices. Syntel has 15,000+ employees and over two dozen offices worldwide, is assessed at SEI CMMi Level 5, and ISO 27001 and ISO 9001:2000 certified.

    For information about the recorded archive for this event contact Xtalks at (416) 977-6555 ext 371, or email register@xtalks.com

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