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|Women Building Bio 2020 Virtual Event|
Women Building Bio
Join us on September 16, 2020!
Challenge new ideas. Discover cutting-edge innovations. Revolutionize best practices. Build a powerful community of collaboration. Women Building Bio is where the vision is transformed into reality. Women advancing the industry with
all stakeholders, men, and women, front and center joining forces.
Women Building Bio - Inspiring a Resilient Community
2020 Women Building Bio Conference -Inspiring a Resilient Community
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Virtual Half-Day Conference
8:30 am Networking
9:00 am Welcome & Opening Panel with Interactive Q&A
9:50 am Breakout Sessions
COVID Policy Change on Research & Healthcare: Cohava Gelber (Founder, Executive Chairperson, & CEO Serpin Pharma), Lilian Peake (VDH State Epidemiologist & Associate Commissioner of Population Health), and Denise Toney (Director, Virginia Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services)
10:20 am Interactive Break
10:30 am Spotlight
Sunita Dodani (EVMS Founding Director Healthcare Analytics and Delivery Science Institute, Pre-Selected Conference Attendees
Elliott Francis (BIO Diversity & Inclusion), Gregory Washington (George Mason University President), Fernando R. Miralles-Wilhelm (George Mason University College of Science Dean), and Janice Underwood (Commonwealth of Virginia Chief Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion Officer)
11:30 am Keynote; Dr. Michelle Bateson, VP and Head of R&D Global Categories, GSK Consumer Healthcare
Together Inspiring an Ecosystem of Success
12:10 pm BYOLunch Networking Discussions - T.I.E.S.
This year the 2020 Women Building Bio will be held online.Register Today
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Registration is now open!
Come join us for the Fifth Annual Women Building Bio September 16.
This half day on-line conference converges extraordinary men and women, industry and academia, researchers and innovators, professionals and decision-makers gathering together to cultivate relationships and making an impact.
2019 Conference Highlights
Check out our media resources below. Whether its photos, our highlights video, or leader vine videos, they are sure to make you smile and feel a little more inspired.
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A Conversation with Barbara Barclay, President, RightEye
Getting to Know Nancy Cleveland, Medical Director, LC Technologies (Virginia)
A Minute with Rosemary Higgins, Associate Dean for Research, College for Health and Human Sciences, George Mason University
Nancy Howell Agee, President & CEO, Carilion Clinic and Immediate Past Chair, American Hospital Association, Introduction
A Conversation with Banu Cole, Scientific Director, HemoShear Therapeutics
A Conversation with Denise Toney, Director, Virginia Division of Consolidated Labs, Director, Member of the Board of Directors, Virginia Bio Foundation
A Minute with Mia Masten, Director, Advocacy and Professional Relations, Pfizer
What Our Attendees Say
"It was truly a wonderful experience meeting such inspirational and successful leaders and role models"
Professor of Pediatrics and of Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine, Children’s National Health System
"The content was great and there were some great people in attendance – really amazing opportunities for connections."
Senior Director for Patient and Public Engagement, Biden Cancer Initiative
“Everyone was so receptive to questions and I felt as though I was being mentored by every person I spoke to!"
SACNAS, George Mason University Chapter