SCiAN CEO meets with City of Philadelphia’s International Business Group


TORONTO, ON – March 4th, 2019 – Miklos Schulz, CEO of SCiAN Services met with Lauren Swartz, Senior Director of International Business for the City of Philadelphia on 21-Feb-2019.

During the visit, Ms. Swartz outlined the various programs and incentives Philadelphia offers to companies such as SCiAN.  “Our goal,” Ms. Swartz said, “is to welcome and support international companies as they open in Philadelphia and support them as they become part of the city’s burgeoning biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry.”

Dr. Schulz had nothing but praise for Ms. Swartz and her group.

“I extend a heartfelt Thank You to Ms. Swartz and her team for sharing their insights and helping us make invaluable connections/introductions in Philadelphia.  They truly embody the spirit of the City of Brotherly Love.”

In summarizing the vibe of innovation in Philadelphia, Dr. Schulz enthused:

“The energy in Philadelphia’s biotechnology and pharmaceutical community mirrors the Canadian community of vitality and comradery I felt when I started SCiAN in Toronto.    To meet like-minded individuals with the same drive and enthusiasm is truly inspiring and I am thrilled that SCiAN has joined this wonderful community.”

About SCiAN

SCiAN Services is a leading North American contract research organization (CRO) providing customized clinical trial services for clinical-stage start-ups and mid-size biotechnology companies.

For clinical-stage start-ups, we set-up, manage and execute all study activities from trial design, regulatory filing, trial management, DSMB, safety/DSUR updates, pharmacovigilance, data management, biostatistics and medical writing.

For mid-size bio-pharma companies, we offer large-scale biostatistics, statistical programming and data management services with high quality standards, timelines and deliverables maintained throughout the trial.

With 30+ years of experience in IND stage clinical trials and 690 studies completed, SCiAN’s therapeutic area expertise includes immune-oncology, oncology, CNS, infectious diseases, inflammatory / autoimmune diseases and diabetes.

For more information, please contact:

Jasna Szwagiel
Corporate Communication

SCiAN Services, Inc.
Toronto, ON Canada M9P 3V4
Ph: 416 231 8008
Fx: 416 231 1422

SCiAN Services USA, Inc.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Ph: 267-244-8288

SCiAN Services, Inc.
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Ph: 925-407-2069
Fx: 925-407-4769