Dr. Tom Gadek, founder of SARCode, talks about lifitegrast/Xiidra(R)

Tom Gadek, Ph.D. gives two video talks, captured by UCSF’s “iBiology” series.  The first talk focuses on the creation of SARCode, later acquired by Shire

The second talk focuses on the science of lifitegrast, now known as Xiidra(R). Our role in the early development is acknowledged at the end of both videos – ~49′ in on the first and ~32′ in on the second.


Glaucoma Research Foundation “New Horizons Forum”

As he had every year since inception. Dr. Novack participated in the Glaucoma Research Foundation “New Horizons Forum” in February 2015. This year, he co-moderated an industry panel discussion on glaucoma pharmaceuticals. Here are two interviews from that event.

 Innovations in Ophthalmic Drug Delivery

Glaucoma pharmacotherapies of the future