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Abstract image of network nodes. Text says 10-18-23. The 2nd Annual RFU Biomedical Innovation Day. Breaking New Ground in Cancer, Immune Disorders and Infection.

2nd Annual RFU Biomedical Innovation Day

Event Type
Rosalind Franklin University Innovation and Research Park
Hybrid Event. Location and virtual details are provided upon registration.
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Oct 18, 2023   All Day
Registration, Location, and Virtual details.

Breaking New Ground in Cancer, Immune Disorders and Infection
This daylong in person and virtual event will highlight the state-of-the-art research taking place at RFUMS and detail the novel approaches being developed for diagnosing and treating a wide range of diseases.

This is a hybrid event. Register to participate in person or via Zoom. 

Wednesday, October 18, 2023, 8:45 AM - 5:00 PM/CT

Keynote Speaker – John Leonard, MD
Changing Life Stories with Genome Editing Therapies
President and Chief Executive Officer, Intellia Therapeutics, Head, Global Pharmaceutical R&D, Abbott and AbbVie, Retired 

Additional Speakers

  • Michelle Hoffmann, PhD, Chicago Biomedical Consortium
  • Heather Walsh, PhD, Astellas
  • Jim Sullivan, PhD, Vanqua Bio
  • Paul Weiss, PhD, Venture Investors
  • Shawna Frazier, Abbvie Ventures
  • Joe Whalen, Horizon Therapeutics
  • John Moore, Vetter Pharma

Questions? Please email BioInnovations@RosalindFranklin.edu

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