Invitation from Michael Scherz and Naheed Mirza, Co-Chairs at Pain Therapeutics 2021

SMi Reports: Co-chairs of the conference Michael Scherz and Naheed Mirza invite to join SMi's 21st Annual Pain Therapeutics Virtual Conference, 10-11 May 2021

Online PR News – 18-March-2021 – London, UK – It is with great pleasure that co-chairs of the conference, Michael Scherz, Founder and CEO, Metys Pharma and Naheed Mirza, Early Development Pain and CNS Specialist, invite experts to join the 21st Annual Pain Therapeutics Conference, taking place on 10th and 11th May 2021 as a virtual conference with online access only.

The 2-day agenda will bring together expertise from individuals in multiple disciplines in the field and offer a series of presentations through which attendees will gain insights into the key drivers of this ever-growing industry. Hear from Notified Bodies and Industry experts on a wide variety of topics

Interested parties can attend the conference at £999 for vendors and commercial firms and £499 for pharmaceutical and biotechnology firms on

Proudly sponsored by MD Biosciences and Transpharmation, the event will bring together expertise from individuals in multiple disciplines in the field and offer a series of presentations that will provide exclusive insights into the key drivers of this ever-growing industry.

An excerpt of the co-chair’s invitation to the conference below:

“Now in its 21st year, we have witnessed significant growth within the Pain Therapeutics field … With new advancements in therapeutic targets for the development of more effective drugs, delegates stand to gain many valuable insights from this event such as:

• Discovering which innovative new therapies are driving clinical development including Novaremed’s work in developing NRD.E1 for diabetic neuropathic pain and Vapogenix’s work in developing volatile anaesthetics to treat inflammatory pain
• Examining the best strategies to generate more funding into pain research clinical trials to eliminate the issue of under funding
• Exploring how COVID-19 has changed the experience of clinical trials and presented an opportunity to reform the way we approach data verification, data analysis and data collection
• Understanding the role of biomarkers in evaluating target engagement of new drugs and predicting analgesic efficacy”

Attendees will also be able to gain from SMi’s virtual conference platform. This will include access to live and on demand speaker content, ability to network with all the event attendees and, hosting and joining meetings and socials with built in Zoom functionality.
Sponsors will exhibit with the virtual conference platform, offering a meet up service, schedule meetings, read their articles/documents and what sponsor videos.

As Europe’s leading pain therapeutics conference, which will analyse the latest developments in the field of pain drug development, this is a must-attend for those wanting to learn how the industry is working to overcome the challenges of opioid base treatment.

The full agenda, speaker line-up and brochure can be viewed online at:

Proudly sponsored by: Transpharmation and MD Biosciences

To join Pain Therapeutics Conference as a sponsor/exhibitor, please get in touch with Alia Malick, Director on +44 (0)20 7827 6168 or email

For media enquiries, contact Simi Sapal on +44 (0) 20 7827 6162 or

SMi’s 21st Annual Pain Therapeutics Conference
10 – 11 May 2021
Virtual Conference: Online Access Only

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