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Join us at the University of Central Florida (UCF) in Lake Nona at the Academic Health Sciences Campus and learn about UCF’s innovation initiatives. Event will feature the College of Medicine Cancer Center plan and UCF Teaching Hospital. Learn about the resources available to help life science companies thrive in Central Florida and meet the Leadership Team of the BioFlorida Central Chapter.

 Export to Your Calendar 8/7/2019
When: 08/07/2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: UCF College of Medicine
Academic Health Sciences Campus
6850 Lake Nona Blvd.
Orlando, Florida  32827
United States
Contact: BioFlorida


Online registration is available until: 8/7/2019
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CENTRAL CHAPTER EVENT

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

UCF College of Medicine

Academic Health Sciences Campus

6850 Lake Nona Blvd.

Orlando, Fl 32827

Join us at the University of Central Florida (UCF) College of Medicine to learn about the future of the UCF Cancer Center and UCF Medical Center at Lake Nona.

 

Hear about the resources available to help life science companies grow in Central Florida and meet the Leadership Team of the BioFlorida Central Chapter.

Central Chapter Leadership Team members at last month's meeting at AdventHealth.

BioFlorida Members $25; Non-Members $45; Students $15. Online registration will close Tuesday, August 6 at noon EDT.

AGENDA

 

5:30 PM - 6:00 PM

REGISTRATION & NETWORKING

 

6:00 pm - 6:05 pm

WELCOME & INTRODUCTIONS

 

Central Chapter Co-Chairs

Amy Baker, Partner, Wilson Elser

Bryan Allinson, Senior Director of Research, AdventHealth

Habeel Gazi,Life Sciences Senior Director, Orlando Economic Partnership

 

6:05 pm - 6:40 pm

UCF EXPANDS IN ORLANDO

 

Deborah German, MD

Vice President for Health Affairs and

Dean, UCF College of Medicine

 

Griff Parks, PhD

Interim Associate Dean of Research

Director, UCF Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences and Professor

 

6:40 pm - 6:50 pm

COMPANY INTRODUCTION

Kiadis Pharma (formally CytoSen Therapeutics)

 

Alicja Copik, MD

Research Assistant Professor and Core Scientist

Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, UCF

 

Robert Igarashi, PhD

Vice President of Discovery and Pre-Clinical Development, Kiadis Pharma

 

6:50 pm - 7:00 pm

CLOSING REMARKS & ADVOCACY UPDATE

Nancy K. Bryan, President & CEO, BioFlorida

7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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About BioFlorida

BioFlorida represents 6,200 establishments and research organizations in the biopharmaceuticals, medical technology, healthIT and bioagriculture sectors that collectively employ 87,000 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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