Navigation Links
Life Sciences Leaders to Launch Statewide 'We Work for Health' Economic Development and Jobs Campaign
Date:4/20/2009

ector, Puget Sound Regional Council
  • Dr. Elson S. Floyd, President, Washington State University
  • Dr. Lee Huntsman, Executive Director, Life Sciences Discovery Fund
  • Chris Rivera, President, Washington Biotechnology and Biomedical Association
  • Rogers Weed, Director of the Washington State Department of Community, Trade and Economic Development

  • Presenter

    Michael Eckstut, Life Sciences Practice Leader, Archstone Consulting

    BACKGROUND

    We Work for Health is a statewide effort uniting organizations, companies, individuals and other stakeholders around a common goal: to educate policymakers and key opinion leaders about the economic impact of the life sciences innovation pipeline and to promote and grow the industry in Washington state. We Work for Health seeks to raise awareness of the impact of public policy on innovation in the life sciences, related industries and surrounding communities.

    Media Contacts: Chelsea Waliser or Nate Cole-Daum, Nyhus Communications LLC for We Work for Health, (206) 323-3733 | chelsea@nyhus.com or nate@nyhus.com


    '/>"/>
    SOURCE We Work for Health
    Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
    All rights reserved

    Page: 1 2

    Related medicine news :

    1. Caliper Life Sciences First Quarter 2009 Financial Results Conference Call Notice
    2. Gene Network Sciences Announces Brain Cancer Collaboration With M.D. Anderson
    3. HBO, UCSD Shiley-Marcos Alzheimers Disease Research Center, The Alzheimers Association San Diego/Imperial Chapter and The Neurosciences Institute Present an Advance Screening of THE ALZHEIMERS PROJECT: MOMENTUM IN SCIENCE
    4. Gene Network Sciences Names Departing Merck Head of Genetics Eric Schadt as Co-Chair of Scientific Advisory Board
    5. Advanced Life Sciences Announces Results of Shareholder Meeting and Provides Additional Information on Upcoming Advisory Committee Meeting
    6. Stem Cell Biotherapy Sues Casey Nabavi, Co-Founder and Former President, for Conduct Resulting in Claims by SCB Patients Against Nabavi, Embezzling Money and Converting Other Assets Belonging to SCB and for Wrongfully Establishing Cellulogix Biosciences t
    7. Derma Sciences Reports Fourth Quarter, Year-End Results for 2008
    8. Human Pheromone Sciences Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
    9. ReGear Life Sciences Closes $2.5 Million in Series A Financing Following $1M Investment by Stonewood Capital Management, Inc.
    10. Epiphany Biosciences Initiates Program to Assess Valomaciclovir (EPB-348) as Adjunctive Therapy in Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    11. Derma Sciences to Report 2008 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results on April 1, 2009
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:8/29/2014)... 2014 A recent article discusses ... a Tokyo clothing store for men with gynecomastia, or male ... or diminishing their problem. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Chasan is ... While many people only associate male breasts with men who ... among men of all ages, often starting in adolescence. Men ...
    (Date:8/29/2014)... Aug. 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Astronauts may ... appears to disrupt human immune systems, a new study ... any long missions to asteroids, the moon and Mars ... flu while in space can be dangerous, NASA researchers ... cells in the blood of International Space Station crew ...
    (Date:8/29/2014)... TX (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Carson ... website to provide hearing health care tips to local ... established blog section will offer weekly articles from the ... of topics including the latest advances in hearing restoration ... asked questions. The audiologists plan to write a new ...
    (Date:8/29/2014)... trials based on administering antidepressants for acute and ... trials are needed to determine whether these drugs ... regular basis., Dr. Ian Gilron, a professor and ... of Anesthesiology, and his team of seven researchers ... of antidepressants for pain relief post-surgery would work ...
    (Date:8/29/2014)... August 29, 2014 The family of ... a series of dialysis treatments has filed a GranuFlo ... was the result of Fresenius Medical Care’s GranuFlo and ... lawsuit, which was file d in Alameda County Superior ... of the products resulted in metabolic alkalosis, a ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New Bra Created for Men with Gynecomastia, But Will It Work? 2Health News:New Bra Created for Men with Gynecomastia, But Will It Work? 3Health News:Spaceflight Might Weaken Astronauts' Immune Systems 2Health News:Fort Worth Hearing Aid Leader, Carson Hearing Care, Creates Expert Blog to Discuss Important Hearing Healthcare Topics 2Health News:Fort Worth Hearing Aid Leader, Carson Hearing Care, Creates Expert Blog to Discuss Important Hearing Healthcare Topics 3Health News:Antidepressants show potential for postoperative pain 2Health News:GranuFlo Lawsuit News: Family Alleges Woman’s Death Following Dialysis Was Caused by GranuFlo and NaturaLyte, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:GranuFlo Lawsuit News: Family Alleges Woman’s Death Following Dialysis Was Caused by GranuFlo and NaturaLyte, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:GranuFlo Lawsuit News: Family Alleges Woman’s Death Following Dialysis Was Caused by GranuFlo and NaturaLyte, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4
    ... first National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day today. ... of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases ... said in a press release, “This day of recognition ... HIV/AIDS on women and girls in the United States ...
    ... a zone in Torun, in northern Poland on the bank of ... Polish vets confirmed the presence of the H5N1 bird flu virus ... the German border but the vets did not confirm whether the ... put by Tadeusz Wijaszka, director of the national laboratory in Pulawy, ...
    ... WHO, narrowing of the breathing passage, which results due ... biggest killer by 2020. // ,Called ... specific health problems: chronic-obstructive bronchitis and emphysema of the ... narrow due to swelling of the mucous membrane and ...
    ... denied by the NHS to victims who are suffering the ... saved their day by pitching in. // ,Bupa, ... almost 100 women, who have been diagnosed in the early ... 30 such cases. ,It is estimated that a ...
    ... not in favor of the rise in Medicare bulk billing, ... // Federal Health Minister Tony Abbott released some alarming statistics ... 75% nationally. ,According to Dr Kim Bulwinkel, from ... to seeing more patients, in order to make it a ...
    ... Health (OIE) said that the risk of the H5N1 strain ... reported this to the French parliamentary commission on the disease ... risk category. ,It said that the avian flu ... But the Government's chief vet Gardner Murray has rejected the ...
    Cached Medicine News:
    (Date:8/29/2014)... -- Research and Markets has announced the ... & Pipeline Insight 2014" report to their offering. ... and eradicate the prevalence of cancer have achieved limited ... low specificity, safety and large number of side effects, ... solution. It has been discovered that peptides can be ...
    (Date:8/29/2014)... 29, 2014 Does your doctor know what you,re ... have recommended marijuana to the over 112,000 currently registered patients ... majority of the other roughly 20,300+ active physicians listed with ... about it – even though a poll in February 2014 ... they have tried it. "With marijuana legalization ...
    (Date:8/29/2014)... Aug. 29, 2014   Vittamed Corporation , a neurodiagnostics ... announced today that T. (Teo) Forcht Dagi , MD, ... Board of Directors. " Teo Forcht Dagi ... neurosurgery, medical innovation and venture capital," said Remis Bistras ... to add his clinical, strategic, and entrepreneurial expertise to our ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Peptide Cancer Therapeutics Market & Pipeline Insight 2014 2Medical Rules Marijuana Sales in Colorado But Most Doctors Still in the Dark 2Medical Rules Marijuana Sales in Colorado But Most Doctors Still in the Dark 3Medical Rules Marijuana Sales in Colorado But Most Doctors Still in the Dark 4Vittamed Adds Prominent Neurosurgeon and Venture Capitalist T. Forcht Dagi to Board of Directors 2
    ... Chimerix, Inc., a biotechnology company developing orally-available antiviral ... data for CMX001 in a late-breaker presentation at ... and Chemotherapy (ICAAC, Chicago – September 17-20).   ... Infectious Diseases Service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center ...
    ... YORK, Sept. 16, 2011 MDC Partners ( ... a majority stake in leading healthcare and pharma ... ( www.concentricpharma.com ).  The partnership with Concentric marks ... growing healthcare marketing sector and positions MDC to ...
    Cached Medicine Technology:Chimerix Announces Late-Breaker Presentation at 51st Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) Annual Meeting 2Chimerix Announces Late-Breaker Presentation at 51st Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) Annual Meeting 3MDC Partners Launches Integrated Healthcare Marketing Platform With Acquisition of Majority Stake in Concentric Pharma Advertising 2
    ... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
    ... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
    ... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
    ... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
    Medicine Products: