Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time: 4:15 PM–5:15 PM PST
Duration: 1 hour

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Join WuXi for a thought-provoking panel discussion featuring leaders from disease-focused foundations during the BIO International Convention in San Diego on June 20, 2017. This panel will discuss the rise of these organizations in the R&D process as well as the factors contributing to shifting roles, current engagement, sustainability and growth, risks and risk-mitigation strategies, and future trending.

Moderator:  Richard M. Soll, SVP, WuXi AppTec


  • Brian Fiske, Senior Vice President, Research Programs, The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
  • Lisa Simms, External Affairs Director, FasterCures, a center of the Milken Institute
  • Salvatore La Rosa, Vice President Research and Development, Children’s Tumor Foundation
  • Marc Hurlbert, Chief Mission Officer, Breast Cancer Research Foundation