University of Wisconsin–Madison

Annual Pharmaceutical Analysis Conference (August Land O’ Lakes)

Pharmaceutical Analysis Conference attendees at a reception.

Addressing Technical and Regulatory Challenges in Pharmaceutical Analysis

The Land O’Lakes Conferences are recognized worldwide as one of the premier teaching conferences for pharmaceutical scientists. The 59th Annual Land O’Lakes Pharmaceutical Analysis Conference is a three-day conference focused on the application of analytical techniques to pharmaceuticals. This insightful, interactive annual gathering is an excellent way to advance your knowledge base and network with colleagues from around the globe

Developed & Conducted by the Division of Pharmacy Professional Development, School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Registration Information


Refund Policy

Register by: Aug 12, 2019
Course date:Aug 12, 2019 - Aug 15, 2019

Fluno Center
601 University Avenue
University of Wisconsin-Madison Campus
Madison, WI

Course fee:

$1375 after July 29
$850 Academic-Government rate

$175 Optional Short Course

Registration fee includes the opening dinner and all receptions.

Course Objectives

Overall Goal:

The purpose of this three-day conference is to provide an educational forum to discuss issues and applications associated related to pharmaceutical analysis.  The conference is intended to bring leaders together to share new scientific and regulatory developments in the areas related to or with direct application for pharmaceutical analysis, product development, product quality and the analytical method lifecycle.

The Land O’ Lakes Conference on Pharmaceutical Analysis is well-recognized as one of the premier teaching conferences for colleagues in the pharmaceutical industry.  Attendees are primarily from the pharmaceutical industry (worldwide) but also include those affiliated with governmental agencies, as well as academia.

Preliminary Conference objectives: 

The objectives for this conference include:

  1. Discuss and evaluate the major challenges to pharmaceutical analysis in today’s environment;
  2. List major differences in analysis of large molecules and material characterization;
  3. Describe some of the most important new technologies and approaches for increasing laboratory efficiency;
  4. Evaluate new technological approaches to solving analytical challenges;
  5. Describe possible answers to some of the global regulatory challenges to pharmaceutical analysis.


Poster Session:

The Planning Committee for the 59th Annual Land O’Lakes Conference on Pharmaceutical Analysis invites interested parties to submit research poster abstracts for the 2019 Conference Poster Session on Wednesday, August 14, at the Fluno Center, Madison, Wisconsin.

All abstracts must be submitted via email to the University of Wisconsin by Monday, June 17, 2019.  Proposals will be reviewed and evaluated by a review panel of Planning Committee members.  Acknowledgement of receipt will be sent by e-mail, as well as notification of the acceptance or rejection of abstracts to primary presenters by July 10.  Please do not call the University of Wisconsin to find out the status of your abstract(s). 

To submit a poster for consideration, at least one author must be registered for the conference.  If the poster is not accepted, authors have the right to cancel their registration by the early registration deadline of July 29 and will receive a full refund.  Any author present at the Conference must be registered for the entire Conference.

Accepted abstracts will be placed on the University of Wisconsin Web site by July 14, 2019. 

Call for Posters 2019 August Conference

Previous Poster Abstracts 2018

Course Outline

Preliminary Conference Agenda - Individual topics and speakers coming soon!

Monday, August 12, 2019

Optional short courses – to be determined

Opening dinner with speaker

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

First Plenary Session:  Current Challenges to Pharmaceutical Analysis

Afternoon Session:  Focus on Large Molecules                  

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Second Plenary Session and Afternoon Session:  New Technologies and Approaches for Increasing Laboratory Efficiency

Thursday, August 15, 2018

Third Plenary Session:  Global Regulatory Challenges to Pharmaceutical Analysis


Hotel accommodations are the responsibility of the registrant.

Fluno Center
(conference location)
601 University Ave
Madison, WI  53715
608.441.7148   877.773.5866

Hampton Inn
(5 blocks away)
440 West Johnson St
Madison, WI  53703
Group Name: Pharmaceutical Analysis Conference   Group Code: PHM
Release Date: July 13, 2019
Booking link

DoubleTree by Hilton

(4 blocks away)
 525 West Johnson St
Madison, WI  53703
Release Date: July 12, 2019
Booking link

Program Coordinator

James DeMuth, PhD

Division of Pharmacy Professional Development
777 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 262-2431 FAX
(608) 262-3132