Dec. 29th, 2016

Ayalon Institute, David Fikes St 1, Rehovot


  • Outlines the process to be used for direct to patient studies , a customizable solution per patient and per protocol.
  • The benefit and challenges in direct to patient approach

Seminar Program:


Registration & Lunch


An introduction to Clinical Supply Services in Israel
Mrs. Ronnie Rosen
BD Director, QP, IMP-Clinical Supply Services Ltd.


Clinical Trial Supply – Ancillary and Lab Supplies and Direct-to-Patient
Mr. Philippe Van der Hofstadt
Founder & CEO, B&C Group


Coffee Break


Clinical Supplies – Direct-to-Patient, GxP 
Mr.Gerald E. Finken
Founder & Chief Scientific Officer, CSM


Clinical Supplies – Clinical Research Trial Pharmacist (CTRP®) and Direct-to-Patient
Mr. Joseph Martinez
CEO Center Point Clinical Services


Challenges and Opportunities for Direct to Patient in Israel
Mrs. Limor Teomim
QA Director, IMP-Clinical Supply Services Ltd.


  • Participation is free of charge for Bioforum and IMP clients (up to 2 free registrations per company/organization)
  • To secure you participation, please be sure to register

  • For further information and to schedule meetings with our guest speakers while in Israel please contact:

Ronnie Rosen,B.Sc. Pharm, MHA
BD Director, QP
IMP – Clinical Supply Services Ltd.
Facility address: 1 HaTe'ena St., Industrial Park Hevel Modiin, Israel
Mail address: P.O.B 957, Shoham 6085001, Israel
Direct Line: +972-8-6220003; Mobile: +972-54-3355466 ;       

About the distinguished speakers:

Philippe Van der Hofstadt

Founder & CEO, B&C Group

Entrepreneur, service provider and advisor to the Biotech and Pharmaceutical Industry.
Pioneer of cost-efficient, innovative and integrated Clinical Research Logistics.
Networker through Customers, Colleagues, Professional Associations and Conferences.

Gerald Finken, RPh, MS

Founder & Chief Scientific Officer
Center Point Clinical Services LLC

Mr. Finken has more than 34 years of experience in the biotech and pharmaceutical industries. He is the founder of Clinical Supplies Management (CSM) and the founder and Chairman of the Board of Center Point Clinical Services. CSM has originated several new clinical research services, including On-Demand Packaging and Labeling. Prior to founding CSM, Gerald worked as an independent consultant and held key leadership positions with Bristol-Meyers Squibb. Finken is a member of the American Pharmacists Association, the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, the Drug Information Association, the International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineering and the Society for Clinical Research Professionals.

Joe Martinez, RPh, PDE, PPC

Chief Executive Officer
Center Point Clinical Services LLC

Mr. Martinez has more than 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry. Under his leadership, Center Point has launched the Site?less CRO clinical trial model. Before joining Center Point, he was head of medical affairs and clinical operations at Valeritas, Inc and a former Medicaid Director in the US. In addition, he has extensive knowledge of and expertise in dealing with large payer organizations, accountable care organizations, and managed markets, with regard to medical, health outcomes, and reimbursement strategy support.  
Mr. Martinez is recognized as a global thinker who has built highly productive teams that continuously exceed goals by delivering high-quality service and support.