5th Annual CBC Symposium
“Where Science Goes Next: Translation of Basic Discovery for Human Health”
The Fifth Annual Chicago Biomedical Consortium Symposium, "Where Science Goes Next: Translation of Basic Discovery for Human Health", was held Friday, October 19, 2007 at the Illinois Science + Technology Park in Skokie, IL. The CBC welcomed Keynote speakers John Kessler, MD (NU); Mark Ratain, MD (UC); and Anna Barker, PhD (National Cancer Institute).
The afternoon programming included a panelist discussion, "BioScience, Industry and Academic Collaborations: Today and Tomorrow", with moderator Michael Rosen, Senior Vice President, New Business Development, Science & Technology Group, Forest City Enterprises, Inc. and panelists Norbert Riedel, PhD (Baxter), Gary Gordon, MD, PhD (Abbott), Mark Weinberg, MD (Takeda), and Michael Flavin, PhD (Advanced Life Sciences).