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FountainBlue's Life Science Entrepreneurs' Forum
Regulator's Panel: Balancing Policy, Technology, Science

Date: May 18, 2009
Time: 5:30 - 7:30pm


Wilson Sonsini
950 Page Mill, Terrace 2 C & D
Palo Alto

Sponsor: FountainBlue

Event details:

How Regulatory and Reimbursement Changes Impact Today’s Life Science Businesses
Success in today's life science regulatory environment requires balancing the management and impact of federal, state and local policies on the rapid pace of technology development and science advancement in today's life science businesses. This month's seasoned life science specialists will share their perspectives on the impact and interplay of regulatory requirements on reimbursement, technology development, science exploration and other business functions for life science entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs and investors. Our panel will include:

•Facilitator Joyce Chiarenza, Chiarenza Consulting, L.L.C., Certified Clinical Compliance Professional, and Instructor, UCSC Extension
•Panelist Walt Cecka, Senior Director, Program Management, Triple Ring Technologies
•Panelist Krishna Ghosh, VP of Quality and Compliance, Arbor Vita Corporation
•Panelist Chris Panarties, Sr. Director, Reimbursement, Health Economics and Pricing, NeurogesX
•Panelist Susan Rowinski, Sue Rowinski Group LLC, Reimbursement & Marketing Consulting

Additional information and/or registration:

$20 members, $25 partners, $30 general, $40 for membership and event admission
Registration: by May 15 at noon, no exceptions please. Late and on-site registration is $40 – does not include membership.

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