April 22-23, 2019
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Advances in research and technology now afford us the unique opportunity to develop and test novel diagnostics and therapeutics. This conference takes advantage of the collective experience and expertise of our speakers in drug discovery. A broad range of policy, research, and venture topics are covered.

Lifetime Achievement Award

John C. Martin, PhD

Chairman of the Board of Directors
Former CEO, Gilead

Introduction by Paul Berg, PhD

Robert W. and Vivian K. Cahill Professor of Cancer Research, Emeritus
Nobel Prize 1980

Speakers

Howard Bauchner, MD
Editor
JAMA

James Doroshow, MD
Deputy Director
NIH/NCI

Victor Dzau, MD
National Academy of Medicine

Allan Jones, PhD
CEO
Allen Institute

Mathai Mammen, MD, PhD
Global Head R&D
Janssen

Peter Marks, MD, PhD
Director of CBER
FDA

Maria Millan, MD
President and CEO
CIRM

Lloyd Minor, MD
Carl and Elizabeth Naumann Professorship for the Dean, Stanford School of Medicine

Andrew Plump, MD, PhD
CSO and CMO
Takeda

Alan Sachs, MD, PhD
CSO
Thermo Fisher

Randy Schekman, PhD
UC, Berkeley
2013 Nobel Prize

Ram Shriram
Founder
Sherpalo VC firm

Orla Smith, PhD
Editor, Science Translational Medicine

Marc Tessier-Lavigne, PhD, FRS, FRSC
President and Bing Presidential Professor, Stanford University

George Yancopoulos, MD, PhD
CSO
Regeneron

Anthony Adamis, MD
Senior Vice President of Development and Innovation, Genetech

Robert Califf, MD
Former FDA Commissioner
 

Agenda

To Be Determined

Organizers

Joseph C. Wu, MD, PhD

Director, Stanford CVI
Simon H. Stertzer, MD, Professor, Dept of Medicine (Cardiology) & Radiology

Kuldev Singh, MD

Professor of Ophthalmology
Stanford Medical Center

 

Sanjay Malhotra, PhD

Associate Professor (Research) of Radiation Oncology (Radiation and Cancer Biology) and  Radiology (MIPS)

Mark Mercola, PhD

Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular)
Stanford Medical Center

 

Amanda Chase, PhD

Grant Writer and Project Coordinator
Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
 

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