AZBio In The Loop for the week of November 12, 2018


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AZBio Member News

Jill German named Head of Roche Tissue Diagnostics

Jill German has been named Head of Roche Tissue Diagnostics, an innovator of tissue-based diagnostic solutions for patients worldwide. Located in Tucson, Arizona, Roche Tissue Diagnostics is the leading global supplier of cancer diagnostic systems to the pathology market, providing more than 250 cancer tests and associated instruments.  She succeeds Ann Costello, who has taken on a new leadership position with Roche in Rotkreuz, Switzerland.

INSYS Therapeutics Announces Results Of PK Study Assessing Proprietary Intranasal Naloxone Formulations Versus Intramuscular And Intravenous Naloxone For Opioid Overdose

INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: INSY),  announced that a pharmacokinetic (PK) study (INS012-18-119) of its proprietary intranasal naloxone spray formulations for the treatment of opioid overdose showed a distinctive PK profile compared to the current standards of intramuscular (IM) and intravenous (IV) administration of naloxone.

Opportunity Alerts

The AZBio Trailblazer luncheon on Thursday, December 13th is your opportunity to connect with friends during the holiday season AND  build relationships with our elected leaders.
Learn more and register today.  
It’s time to start planning for J P Morgan Healthcare Week
Visit the AZBio JPM Page for information on BIO Partnering, key events for networking with and pitching to investors.  
Join us on Sunday for the State Bio Friends Kick Off Reception at JPM.
The access code is “azbio2019“.  (Register Early – Ticket are limited.)


Who’s Hiring? Click here to view 74 jobs.  

In the Spotlight: 

V.P., Clinical Research

Regenesis Biomedical, Inc. – Scottsdale, AZ, United States

Director of the School of Life Sciences 

Arizona State University – Tempe, AZ, United StatesDirector Neuroimmunology Academic/Research Division

Barrow Neurological Institute (BNI) – Phoenix, AZ, United States

Deputy Water Services Director – Environmental Services

City of Phoenix – Phoenix, AZ, United States

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Events  – Committees – Savings

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2018 World Cord Blood Day

  • Nov 15, 2018 – USA

Hacking the Human – Conference and Health Innovation Expo

  • Nov 30, 2018 – Phoenix

2018 6th Annual Scottsdale Cure Corridor Luncheon

  • Dec 7, 2018 – Scottsdale

2018 Arizona Biosecurity Workshop

  • Dec 13, 2018 – Tempe

AZBio Trailblazer Awards and Legislator Appreciation Luncheon

  • Dec 13, 2018 – Phoenix

JPM Week 2019

  • Jan 6, 2019 – San Francisco

State Bio Friends Kick Off Reception

  • Jan 6, 2019 – San Francisco

Connect2STEM 2019

  • Jan 26, 2019 – Phoenix

BIO 2019 – It Starts with One

  • Jun 3, 2019 – Philadelphia

The MedTech Conference 2019

  • Sep 23, 2019 – Boston

Arizona Bioscience Week – AZBW 2019

  • Sep 30, 2019 –

AZBio Awards

  • Oct 2, 2019 – Phoenix 

Save the date: AZBio Government Affairs Call: 

Thursday, January 10th at 3 PM 

All AZBio Members are welcome to join the AZBio Government Affairs Committee. 

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from July 2017 to June of 2018. 

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 BIO *  City of Phoenix  *   Dorn Policy Group  * Flinn Foundation
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Leadership Level:  Amgen  *  Arizona Science Center * BD * City of Scottsdale *  City of Tempe  *  Cord Blood Registry (CBR) * Dignity Health * Genentech  * Janssen Biotech * KCA * Medtronic Tempe Campus * New Angle Media *   Novartis  *  Perkins Coie * Pfizer *  PhRMA *  Roche Diagnostics * Snell &Wilmer * TGen *  The Biodesign Institute at ASU * The University of Arizona  * UA  BIO5 * Ulthera * Ventana Medical Systems * VWR   
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