Executive Partner, Sofinnova Ventures
Professor, Michigan State University
Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
Women In Bio-San Francisco Bay Area is hosting a half-day event at UCSF-Mission Bay, highlighting pioneering women on the cutting edge of biotech research.
The conference begins at 12:30 pm at Byers Auditorium, 600 16th Street, San Francisco. Panels will discuss new scientific tools, and diagnostic tests associated with pharmaceuticals. In the first panel, speakers include Nathalie Stringfellow (Sangamo), Eileen deFeo (Verinata Health/Illumina), Ashley Dombkowski (Bay City Capital), and moderator Gail Maderis (BayBio). The afternoon panel features Gillian Ivers (Clovis Oncology), Grace Colon (InCarda Therapeutics), Mya Thomae (Illumina), and moderator Antoinette Konski (Foley & Lardner LLP).
The event is followed by dinner at DogPatch Wine Works,2455 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA. The keynote speaker is Karen Bernstein (BioCentury).