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Think Outside the Lab: Launching a Career With a PhD The purpose of this event is to connect graduate students with the bioscience private sector with a panel of life science speakers. Panelists will highlight their current roles within Florida's life sciences industry and share past experiences from both their academic and industry career.

When: 08/25/2016
4:00 PM
Where: Cancer & Genetics Research Complex
2033 Mowry Road
Gainesville, Florida  32610
United States
Contact: BioFlorida

Online registration is available until: 10/28/2016
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Online registration is now closed but you may still register onsite.

Members: $30 and Non-Members: $50

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THURSDAY, AUGUST 25 | 4:00 pm start time!


Think Outside the Lab: Launching a Career With a PhD


Please join the Northeast Chapter-Gainesville for this

academic &industry mixer.


Thepurposeof this event is to connect graduate students with thebioscienceprivate sector featuring a panelof lifescienceexperts.Panelists

will highlight their current roles withinFlorida'slife sciencesindustryand share past experiences from both their academic and industrycareer.



Lite hors d'oeuvresand drinks will be served.




4:00 pm - 4:10 pm


Tammy Mandell, Biotility, University of Florida CERHB &

Business Chair, BioFlorida Northeast Chapter-Gainesville


4:10 pm - 4:20 pm

IDP and Workforce Development

Wayne T. McCormick, PhD, Director, Clinical and Translational Science Doctoral Programs,University of Florida

4:20 pm - 4:30 pm

The Value of Becoming Involved

Nancy K. Bryan, President & CEO, BioFlorida

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm


Hearfrom experts in the life sciences industry and theirperspectives of career development opportunities innortheast Florida's life sciences market.



Dr.Jeffrey L. Tate, President & COO

CTD Holdings, Inc.



Stephen Larner, PhD, CEO & Founder
BioRegency, Inc.


Josh O'Donnell, PhD,Technical Sales Representative -

Chromatographyand Mass Spectrometry

Thermo Fisher Scientific


John Byatt, PhD, Associate Director, Office of Technology Licensing

University of Florida


Christopher Eisenschenk,PhD, Partner

Saliwanchik, Lloyd & Eisenschenk


Kelly Gridley, PhD, Safety Officer,



Gerry Shaw, PhD,Owner, Founder, Chief Scientific Officer

EnCor Biotechnology, Inc.


5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Q&A Session


6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Networking Reception



WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 25 4:00 - 7:30 pm

UFCancer & Genetics Research Complex


2033 Mowry Road

Gainesville, FL 32610

Click here for directions.


Reserve your seat today!


$25 BioFlorida Members

$45 Non-Members

Students are free.Please register with your university email address.

($5 additional charge for walk ins)










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