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MdBio Leadership Series - The Rising Tide of Non Traditional Funding Opportunities / Walk Ins Welcomed!

Event Type MdBio
Date 03/14/2013
Time 08:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Location Bethesda Country Club
7601 Bradley Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
Sponsors       

DynPort Vaccine Company, MaxCyte Paragon, Psyadon Pharmaceuticals, Randstad, RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals, Sanaria, Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

Description

Speakers:


Margaret Anderson,
Executive Director
FasterCures


Amy Comstock Rick, J.D.,
Chief Executive Officer
Parkinson’s Action Network


Mary B. Dwight,
Vice President of Government Affairs
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation


Samantha C. Ventimiglia,
Senior Director, Government Affairs and Public Policy
Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Join us March 14, 2013 for the MdBio Breakfast Leadership Series to hear from an outstanding line-up of key executives from patient advocacy groups.

You will:

  1. Hear an introduction and brief explanation as to what FasterCures does, including their advocacy role in moving research to patients/products.
  2. Learn what the Parkinson’s Action Network does, what funding they have available and how companies like yours access it and partner with them.
  3. Hear about the case study between CFF and Vertex: how they worked together on their target (approved) drug and what you should know about this experience.
Fee Member Plus : $60
Member : $70
Non Member : $80
Registration Registration not open for event at this time
Contact Email: Angelique Waldron
Phone: (240) 243-4041