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HEALTHCARE AND LIFE SCIENCES SYMPOSIUM

May 9, 2018: 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Learn about the healthcare and life sciences ecosystem with your Chicago Booth and UChicago colleagues at the 2018 Healthcare and Life Sciences Symposium.

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Where

Marriott Residence Inn Boston Cambridge (Kendall Square)
120 Broadway, Six Cambridge Center
Cambridge, MA

Cost

Before April 27th:
Current UChicago and Booth Students - $30
UChicago and Booth Alumni - $40
Other - $50

After April 27th:
Current UChicago and Booth Students - $35
UChicago and Booth Alumni - $45
Other - $55

Program

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM: Registration opens

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM: Panel Discussion and Q&A

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM: Networking

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM: Keynote speaker

4:00 PM - 6:30 PM: Cocktail Hour & Networking

Registration

Register Online
Deadline: 5/7/2018

Questions

David Ijaz, '03
6179020864

Other Information

Please note the cocktail reception will take place at:

 

Za Restaurant

350 Third St.

Cambridge, MA 02142

Event Details

Come join other Chicago Booth and University of Chicago alumni to learn about the healthcare and life sciences industry.

The event will include:

2018 THEME - REDUCE RISK WITH INNOVATION AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

KEYNOTE ADDRESS – HEALTH AND SPORTS: BRAIN TRAUMA
Fireside Chat with Anne B. Young, MD, PhD, former Chief of Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Distinguished Julieanne Dorn Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School.

KEYNOTE INTERVIEWER
Mark R. Fitzgerald, JD '96, MBA '96, Partner, Corporate and Securities, Boston office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Mark focuses on the representation of public and private growth companies in the life sciences, technology, and national defense sectors at every stage of their development.

PANEL DISCUSSION - INTEGRATED AND SYSTEMIC MANAGEMENT INNOVATIONS

  • Moderator: David Ijaz, AB'97, MBA'03, President – Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Boston, Board Member – UChicago Alumni Club of Boston
  • Panelists: Kathy Morrissey, MBA'98, Partner and Co-founder strategy2market & Faculty Coach for the New Product Development Lab course at the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business; Christopher Eklund, Managing Director, J.W. Childs Associates – Venture Capital; Eliot Jekowsky, PhD, MD, MBA, Medical Director, Policy and Program Implementation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts.

NETWORKING COCKTAIL HOUR - Za Restaurant, 350 Third St, Cambridge, MA 02142


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