AZBio In The Loop – AZBW 2017 Edition

Welcome to AZBW 2017! 


Putting Arizona Life Science Innovation In The Spotlight

Arizona Bioscience Week Connects Community and Celebrates One of the Fastest Growing Life Science and Healthcare Sectors in the United States.


2017 Arizona Bioscience Company of The Year

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 AZBio Member News

Funded by $21.4 million grant, new NAU research center will address health disparities across Southwest

NAU professor Julie Baldwin, director of the Center for Health Equity Research, and Diane Stearns, NAU associate vice president for research, will co-lead the Southwest Health Equity Research Collaborative.

Ventana Medical Systems Founder Dr. Tom Grogan takes on new role as Founder Emeritus

Dr. Tom Grogan set out on a path to change the practice of medicine 32 years ago when he founded Ventana Medical Systems, Inc., now a global leader in cancer diagnostics that was acquired by Swiss-based Roche Group in 2008. 


Opportunity Alerts

Who’s Hiring?  

Check out career opportunities with Arivis, C-Path, Cancer Prevention Pharmaceuticals, EpiFinder, and Regenesis Biomedical.

Apply Today for the 2017 BIO Investor Forum In San Francisco

Meet one-on-one with new and current investors, analysts, and partnering companies.  AZBio Members Save $400

Tuesday is the LAST DAY to register to join us at the AZBio Awards for Music – Fun – Food – Great Connections – Student Discovery Zone and More.  


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Braving the New Patent World (Free AZBW Event)
  • Oct 10, 2017 – Phoenix
Precision Nanomedicines for Cancer Detection and Treatment (Free AZBW Event)

  • Oct 10, 2017 – Tempe

Commercial Development of Guayule: Will it work this time? (Free AZBW Event)

  • Oct 10, 2017 – Maricopa
AZBio Awards 2017

  • Oct 11, 2017 – Phoenix
Amyloid-inspired Immune Adjuvants (Free AZBW Event)

  • Oct 11, 2017 – Tempe

BMES Annual Meeting (AZBio Members Save)

  • Oct 11 – 14, 2017 – Phoenix

AZBio Awards 2017 (AZBio Members Save)

  • Oct 11, 2017 – Phoenix
BMES Industry and Clinical Mixer at The Duce (Open to All – $10)

  • Oct 12, 2017 – Phoenix
Structure of a Homodimeric Reaction Center and Insight Into the Evolution of Photosynthesis  (Free AZBW Event)

  • Oct 12, 2017 – Tempe
Microscopy Images in Virtual Reality  (Free AZBW Event)

  • Oct 13, 2017 – Tempe


  • Oct 16, 2017 – Tucson
BIO Investor Forum 2017 (AZBio Members Save)

  • Oct 17, 2017 – San Francisco
21st Annual Idea Funding Conference

  • Oct 17, 2017 – Tucson

AZBio Trailblazers 2017 

  • Dec 14, 2017 – Phoenix
State Biotech Kick Off Reception – JPM Week

  • Jan 7, 2018 – San Francisco

Biotech Showcase 2018  (AZBio Members Save)

  • Jan 8-10, 2018 – San Francisco

Digital Medicine and Medtech Showcase  (AZBio Members Save)

  • Jan 8-10, 2018 – San Francisco

White Hat Investors Conference during AZBW 2018

  • Oct 3-4, 2018 – Phoenix

Save the date: AZBio Government Affairs Call: Thursday Oct. 12th at 3 PM 
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