DNDi Intellectual Property Workshop

[December 4, 2010]
New Delhi, India



puce Panel 1: Enabling innovation and access – the Indian context and beyond
Moderator: German Velasquez, Senior Advisor, Health & Development, South Centre

1. R&D for development of new drugs for neglected diseases: A proposal for South-South cooperation
by Sudip Chaudhuri (Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta)

2. Intellectual Property Management at the Indian Council of Medical Research
by Kanikaram Satyanarayana (ICMR)

3. Patients’ perspective for enabling access of health innovations
by Loon Gangte (Delhi Network of Positive People)

4. The de-linkage of the cost of research and development and the price of health products
by Michelle Childs (MSF Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines)

5. DNDi’s practices for innovation and access
by Jean-Pierre Paccaud (DNDi)

puce Panel 2:  Open innovation initiatives – Towards an open source innovation platform for neglected diseases

1. Affordable healthcare for All – Framing an Innovation Platform for Neglected Diseases R&D
by Zakir Thomas (CSIR)