44th Annual General Meeting of the P-D-R

The Pharma Documentation Ring (P-D-R) held its 44th Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Newmarket, UK from the 8th – 11th October 2002. The P-D-R is an association whose members represent the scientific information departments of the leading R&D-based pharmaceutical corporations. The 23 companies represented account for approximately 60% of the total global turnover of ethical drugs., by far the majority of top 20 global pharmaceutical companies are corporate P-D-R members. Over 45 delegates from 11 different countries in Europe and North America attended this year’s meeting, which was ably hosted by GlaxoSmithKline. An informal reception for delegates prior to the official opening of the meeting was organised by Thompson Derwent.