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5th Annual Diversity, Inclusion, & Life Sciences Symposium on 6/10/15

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The Center for Healthcare Innovation is organizing our 5th Diversity, Inclusion, & Life Sciences Symposium on Wednesday, June 10th in Chicago, IL. The symposium is the world’s leading forum focused specifically on diversity, inclusion, healthcare, and the life sciences. It is an interactive and collaborative discussion for life science and healthcare executives, professionals, patient advocates, entrepreneurs, policymakers, researchers, scientists, technologists, and academics to discuss best practices, challenges, and opportunities of topics such as: Understanding Obstacles to Clinical Trials & Healthcare for Underrepresented Populations, Leveraging Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) for Success, and How to Recruit & Develop a Diverse, Talented Workforce. Attendees will gain valuable knowledge, information, and insights, as well as meet new colleagues and connections.

Just some of the organizations currently represented include: AbbVie, American Diabetes Association, American Medical Association, Astellas, Baxter, BlackDoctor.org, Dell, DePaul University, GE Healthcare, Genentech, Genzyme, GSK, Hospira, inVentiv Health Clinical, Lundbeck, Lurie Cancer Center, MCHC, Northwestern University, Novartis, Pfizer, Quest Diagnostics, Sanofi, Takeda, and the University of Chicago Medical Center.

The symposium is sponsored by Sanofi, Takeda, the Lurie Cancer Center of Northwestern University, and the Clinical Research Exchange. The symposium is hosted by the Chicago offices of Seyfarth Shaw.

Please visit lifesciencesdiversity.org for more information.

About CHI
The Center for Healthcare Innovation is an independent, 501(c)(3) research and educational institute that helps patients and providers increase their knowledge and understanding of the opportunities and challenges of maximizing healthcare value to improve health and quality of life. We aim to make the world a healthier place. CHI encourages and enables meaningful and executable innovation that aims to address existing and ensuing healthcare dynamics through communication, education, training, symposia, reports, and research. By bringing the best and brightest healthcare leaders from all over the world together to share their ideas and expertise, CHI creates a unique opportunity to address and improve healthcare value, which we view as a function of quality, access, and cost.

Dr. Banu Onaral, PhD H.H. Sun Professor and Director School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems Drexel University, to deliver Welcoming Address at CHI’s Emerging Markets in Life Sciences Symposium

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We are pleased and honored that Dr. Banu Onaral, PhD H.H. Sun Professor and Director School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems Drexel University, will deliver the Distinguished Welcoming Address at next week’s Emerging Markets in Life Sciences Symposium on October 23, 2014.  For more information please visit http://chisite.org/events/emergingMarketsRelationships.


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