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1st Annual Life Sciences South Florida Lifees Awards | Miami Beach
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When: 04/18/2016
12:00 PM
Where: Miami Beach Convention Center
1901 Convention Center Dr
Miami Beach, Florida  33139
United States
Contact: Alexina Alonso

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1st Annual Lifees Awards
Presented by Startup Bootcamp Digital Health, FIU Office of Research & Economic Development, Topline MD Health Alliance, and Ferring Pharmaceuticals



Life Sciences South Florida is proud to host the 1st Annual Lifees Awards at the eMerge Americas Conference April 18, 2016. This premier event will honor life sciences companies who have led the way through partnerships with students, faculty, researchers, scientists and higher ed institutions.



Monday, April 18
Location: eMerge Americas Conference
Miami Beach Convention Center
1901 Convention Center Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139


We are excited to announce that our first ever Lifees Award winners are:


ImmunoSite Technologies

Max Planck Florida Institute

TissueTech, Inc.

Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies



In addition, we will be recognizing one company as the New Innovator in Life Sciences:


Miami MedTech



Congratulations to our winners!



Our Lifees luncheon will feature the follow panelists:


Jocelyn Cortez-Young, Founder and CEO of Minerva Capital Group

Dr. Ranu Jung, Interim Dean, FIU’s College of Engineering and Computing

Dr. Geeta Nayyar, Chief Healthcare & Innovation Officer, Femwell Group Health, Inc.

Ava Parker, President, Palm Beach State College

Kimarie Stratos, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Memorial Healthcare System



Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors and LSSF Member Institutions, a limited number of luncheon tickets and eMerge Americas Conference 2-day Tech Passes are available. For more information, please contact Alexina Alonso no later than Thursday, April 14.









About BioFlorida

BioFlorida represents nearly 6,000 establishments and research organizations in the biopharmaceutical, medical technology and bioagriculture sectors that collectively employ nearly 83,000 Floridians.


Members of the BioFlorida network include emerging and established life science companies, universities, research institutions, hospitals, medical centers, incubators, economic development agencies, investors and service providers.


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