Dr. Nimita Limaye presents a session at the Drug Information Association's 45th Annual Meeting,
SIRO Clinpharm's Dr. Nimita Limaye, VP, CDM and Medical Writing, India operations
presented a session on "Establishing And Nurturing The Medical Writing Partnership For Success" during the 45th
Annual Meeting of Drug Information Association (DIA) held at San Diego, CA from 21-25 Jun 2009.
The session comprised of topics regarding Global outsourcing trends in Medical Writing, Varying Perceptions on
off-shoring of Medical Writing services and also on India as a potential Medical Writing destination.
A matter of honor for SIRO, the session comprised of a case study presentation on 'success story on off-shoring
medical writing partnerships' which was showcased based on a Sponsor recommendation for whom SIRO has
effectively established a dedicated FTE engagement comprising skilled medical writers for providing
Medical Writing services for a top global pharma based out of the US. The spectrum of services offered
includes regulatory and safety writing (CSRs, protocols, IBs, narratives, ASRs, SUSARs) as well as
About the Drug Information Association (DIA)
DIA serves more than 30,000 biopharmaceutical professionals from industry, academia, and regulatory agencies
worldwide. Through its domestic and international meetings, training courses, workshops and webinars, DIA
provides a neutral global forum for the exchange of information critical to the advancement of the drug
discovery and lifecycle management processes. Headquartered in Horsham, PA, USA, and with offices in Basel,
Switzerland, Tokyo, Japan, Mumbai, India, and Beijing, China, the Association is led by its volunteer-based
Board of Directors and executive management team.