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Monday., July 18 10:00-12:00 pm 
Course Overview & Target Validation 
Presented by Jim Johnston, Executive Director, Research Inflammation 

Tuesday., July 19 9:30-11:00 am
Small Molecule Lead Generation and Lead Optimization 
Role of Medicinal Chemistry in Drug Discovery 
Presented by Kaustav Biswas, Principal Scientist, Hybrid Modality Engineering

Tuesday., July 19 11:00-12:00 pm
Large Molecule Lead Generation 
Presented by Margaret Karow, Executive Director, Process Development

Wednesday., July 20 9:30-11:00 am
Case Study- Metabolic- Bone Biology 
Genomics/Genetics, Bone Biology, and Osteoporosis Therapies 
Presented by Chris Paszty, Scientific Director, Cardiometabolic Disorders

Wednesday., July 20 11:00-12:30 pm
Case Study- Neuroscience- Alzheimer's Disease: The Confluence of Genetics, Molecular Structure, and Drug Design 
Presented by Steve Wood, Principal Scientist, Neuroscience

Thursday., July 21 9:30-11:00 am
Comparative Biology and Safety Sciences: Large and Small Molecule Drug Discovery and Development 
Presented by Bob Dunn, Principal Scientist, Comparative Biology and Safety Sciences

Thursday., July 21 11:00-12:30 pm
Pharmacokinetics in Drug Discovery and Development 
PK: What does a Body do to a Drug? 
Presented by Winni Sohn, Principal Scientist, Medical Sciences 

Friday., July 22 Agmen Thousand Oaks Campus Visit
Welcome Visit Overview, Process Development Large/Small Molecule 
Amgen Headquarters
One Amgen Center Drive

Thousand Oaks, CA