AZBio In The Loop for the Week of May 1, 2017

  AZBio Welcomes Dr. Kiran Avancha and 

Dr. Elliott Mufson to the AZBio Board of Directors

Kiran Avancha, Ph.D., R.Ph, CCRP

Chief Operating Officer

HonorHealth Research Institute  

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Elliott Mufson, PhD

Professor, Neurobiology

 Barrow Neurological Institute

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Distinguished Cardiologist and Scientist Dr. Guy Reed Named Dean of the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix

Dr. Reed brings impressive record of leadership, teaching, research and clinical care 

TGen-HonorHealth study: High rate of tumor shrinkage among pancreatic cancer patients

Results of the Triplet Clinical Trial at HonorHealth Research Institute based on the TGen Triple research presented at ASCO-GI symposium in San Francisco 

 Arizona Bioscience Week is our opportunity 

to showcase the best of our industry and connect our community.  

There are lots of ways to get involved.  

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Nominations are open for the 2017 AZBio Awards. Click here to learn more…

Upcoming Events

SBIR Road Tour – Phoenix

  • May 5, 2017 – Phoenix

2017 BIO International Convention

  • Jun 19 – 22, 2017 – San Diego

RESI San Diego

  • Jun 19, 2017 – San Diego – AZBio Members Save $100 

Opal Medical Devices Summit

  • Jun 26, 2017 – Minneapolis – SPECIAL OFFER

The MedTech Conference 2017

  • Sep 25, 2017 – San Jose – AZBio Members Save 15%

Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor and Partnering Conference

  • Oct 2, 2017 – Vail – APPLY TO PRESENT TODAY

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AZBio Government Affairs Committee Call

Thursday, May 11th 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 

The AZBio Legislative Watch List  contains information on bills that impact our industry at the Arizona Legislature.  The list is updated weekly and posted on under the Advocacy tab.  
View the AZBio Watch List 

 Maintaining and growing our university research infrastructure

is key to growing our industry and our state.

Please let your elected leaders know why you support Governor Ducey’s plan to invest $1 Billion dollars in our University Research Infrastructure.   

Click here to send an email to YOUR legislators.  Your voice matters! 



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