Vahe Apelian will present an illustrated talk on Sunday, September 09, 2012, at 4:00 p.m. at the Ararat-Eskijian Museum, 15105 Mission Hills Road, Mission Hills, CA.
The illustrated presentation will highlight the development of drug products from their inception to their production as generics and will cover the regulations that govern their marketing as the more affordable alternative to their branded counterparts. Along the facts pertaining to their development and testing to assure the same safety and efficacy as their brand counterparts, FDA’s response to some of the prevailing myths will be addressed.
Vahe H. Apelian is born in Beirut. He received B.S. in Pharmacy and M.S. in microbiology from the American University Of Beirut where he was also trained as a clinical pathologist. In 1976 after his immigration to U.S., Vahe’s career of over three decades spanned in pharmaceutical product development with multinational pharmaceutical companies where he held scientific and managerial positions. He received his second M.S. degree in Industrial Pharmaceutical Sciences and PhD in Pharmaceutics from St. John’s University in New York. In recognition of his academic excellence, he is elected to Rho Chi, the only national Pharmaceutical Honors Society. Vahe has published, presented and co-authored in his line of specialty. He is the primary author of a U.S. Pharmaceutical Patent.
Currently Vahe Apelian and his family live in Loveland Ohio.
For more information contact the Ararat-Eskijian Museum at 818-838-4862 or