AZBio In The Loop for the week of August 19 2019


Debbie McCune Davis to be honored with AZBio Pubic Service Award

The Arizona Bioindustry Association (AZBio) today announced that the Honorable Debbie McCune Davis, Executive Director of The Arizona Partnership for Immunization will receive  the AZBio Public Service Award in recognition of her accomplishments during four decades of service to the community at the AZBio Awards on October 2, 2019.

Early Bird  Discounts for the AZBio Awards end September 1st. 

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 AZBio Member News

UA Researchers Create Device to Read Eye Prescriptions in 20 Seconds

Renowned retina surgeon Gholam Peyman, MD, a professor at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix best known for his invention of LASIK eye surgery, is making another breakthrough in the eye industry.

TGen Team Links Gene to Children with Physical and Intellectual Disabilities

DDX6 among a growing list of genes identified by TGen’s Center for Rare Childhood Disorders

ASU and USF investigators collaborate to explain where DNA repairs occur most frequently

ASU researchers Marcia Levitus, associate professor in the School of Molecular Sciences and the Biodesign Institute, and Wade Van Horn, assistant professor in the School of Molecular Sciences and investigator with the Biodesign Institute’s Center for Personalized Diagnostics and the Magnetic Resonance Research Center.

Opportunity Alerts

 The AZBio Summer Social is this Thursday.

Don’t miss your opportunity to get connected.

 Check out all of the opportunities to get connected at AZBW 2019

Leading Women: Biotech & Beyond – Monday, Sept 30th  

Discovering New Medicines in Arizona Summit – Wednesday, Oct 2nd 

AZBio Awards – Wednesday, Oct 2nd  

Cavendish Global Health Impact Forum – Thursday, Oct 3

Stay Tuned… More events coming soon!


There are 45 Jobs at the AZBio Career Center.

Biotech Marketing Consultant  – NANOPEC – Tucson

M.S. in Biological Data Science – Arizona State University, School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences – Glendale

Academic Research ALS & Neuromuscular Neurologist – Barrow Neurological Institute – Phoenix

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Events  – Committees – Savings

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UA Sequencing Core Launch Party

  • Aug 21, 2019 – Tucson

AZBio Summer Social 2019 at GlobalMed

  • Aug 22, 2019 – Scottsdale

Laws of Innovation Series: Negotiating Patent and Know-How License Agreements

  • Aug 28, 2019 – Phoenix

The Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor & Partnering Conference

  • Sep 4, 2019 – Vail

RESI 2019 – Boston

  • Sep 11, 2019 – Boston

MDMA’s 12th Annual Medical Technology Executive Forum 

  • Sep 13, 2019 – Palo Alto

Arizona STEM and Innovation Summit

  • Sep 17, 2019 – Scottsdale

Legal Lunch: Stock Option Strategies and Tax Ramifications

  • Sep 17, 2019 – Phoenix

The MedTech Conference 2019

  • Sep 23, 2019 – Boston

Inaugural Interdisciplinary Cannabis Symposium hosted by The University of Arizona

  • Sep 25, 2019 – Tucson

2019 Arizona Wellbeing Commons Conference

  • Sep 27, 2019 – Phoenix

Arizona Bioscience Week – AZBW 2019

  • Sep 30, 2019 –

Leading Women: Biotech & Beyond

  • Sep 30, 2019 – Phoenix

Discovering New Medicines in Arizona Summit

  • Oct 2, 2019 – Phoenix

AZBio Awards

  • Oct 2, 2019 – Phoenix

Cavendish Global Health Impact Forum

  • Oct 3, 2019 – Phoenix

Legal Lunch: 10 Things You Need to Know about Trade Secrets

  • Oct 15, 2019 – Phoenix

BIO Investor Forum 2019

  • Oct 22, 2019 – San Francisco

Women’s Angel Investor Forum

  • Oct 23, 2019 – Phoenix

7th Annual Cure Corridor Luncheon

  • Dec 4, 2019 – Scottsdale

AZBio Trailblazer Awards and Legislator Appreciation Luncheon

  • Dec 12, 2019 – Phoenix

BIO CEO & Investor Conference 2020

  • Feb 10, 2020 – New York 

The next AZBio Government Affairs Call will be in September

Thursday, September 12th at 3 PM  AZ/PDT

All AZBio Members are welcome to join the AZBio Government Affairs Committee.  Click here to be added to the committee  

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