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When: 03/02/2018
Where: Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa, Florida 
United States

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Keynote - Dr. Francis Cuss

Former Chief Scientific Officer

Bristol-Myers Squibb


Francis Cuss, former Chief Scientific Officer of Bristol-Myers Squibb, is a physician with broad experience in both pharmaceutical research and development. His career included leadership roles in discovery, clinical research and medical affairs. During Dr. Cuss' time at Bristol-Myers Squibb he made significant contributions to the company's Hepatitis C and immuno-oncology portfolios as well as played a lead role in the development of Opdivo, an immuno-oncology treatment, and the cancer drug nivolumab (PD-1).


Cokie Roberts

ABC News Political Commentator,

NPR Contributing Senior News Analyst,

Member of the Moffitt Cancer Center

National Board of Advisors

Cokie Roberts, ABC News political commentator and contributing senior news analyst for NPR, will interview the 2018 Business of Biotech Conference keynote speaker. In her more than 40 years in broadcasting, Cokie has won countless awards, including three Emmys. She has been inducted into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame, and was cited by the American Women in Radio and Television as one of the fifty greatest women in the history of broadcasting. Author of six New York Times bestsellers, Cokie holds more than 25 honorary degrees and serves on the boards of several nonprofit institutions, including the Moffitt Cancer Center National Board of Advisors.





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BioFlorida represents nearly 6,000 establishments and research organizations in the biopharmaceutical, medical technology and bioagriculture sectors that collectively employ nearly 83,000 Floridians.


Members of the BioFlorida network include emerging and established life science companies, universities, research institutions, hospitals, medical centers, incubators, economic development agencies, investors and service providers.


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