Bioscience Careers

April 15, 2016

“Building a Bright Career through Innovation”

Thursday, May 5, 2016 5pm-6pm in HSB T-747 Lee Weng, Ph.D., MBA Chief Strategy Officer and Board Director Kolo Medical, San Jose, CA To view a video of the panel: click here To view slides of the panel: click here   Looking at the current, highly competitive business landscape, many students may wonder how to start a new career

November 20, 2015

Entrepreneurship, Commercialization, and Startups in the Life Sciences: A Panel Discussion

Thursday, December 10, 2015 5pm-6pm in HSB T-747 Courtney Jones Law, Ph.D. Program Manager, WIN for Life Sciences Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association, Seattle, WA Josh Pan, Ph.D., MBA Founder and Principal S-Phase Ventures, LLC, Mountlake Terrace, WA Lucas Nivon, Ph.D. Co-Founder & CEO Cyrus Biotechnology, Seattle, WA To view a video of the panel: click

May 6, 2015

“Convincing the ‘old guard’ of science and business to believe in the entrepreneur’s quest to change the future”

Thursday, May 28, 2015 5pm-6pm in HSB T-747 Leen Kawas, Ph.D. CEO & President M3 Biotechnology Inc., Seattle, WA To view a video of Dr. Kawas’ talk: click here Leen Kawas, Ph.D, is CEO and President of M3 Biotechnology Inc., an emerging company that is targeting growth-factor systems with a drug that could reverse the course of

October 15, 2014

‘Master Class’ on Life Science Startups

Thursday, December 4th, 2014 5pm-6pm in HSB T-747 Robert Masterson, Ph.D. Entrepreneur in Residence – Center for Commercialization, University of Washington Board Director – Prevencio, Inc. View Dr. Masterson’s talk here. Startup life science companies provide important opportunities for bioscience Ph.D. graduates, allowing, for example, possible contributions that may change the way medicine is performed. It starts with

May 30, 2013

“Preliminary Results – Observations on a Recent Transition from Graduate Student to Biotech Professional”

Thursday, May 30, 2013 Download a video of Dr. Warren’s talk here Sarah Warren, PhD. Director of Research Onofactor Corp., Seattle, WA Sarah Warren is a founder and director of research for Oncofactor Corporation. Oncofactor is developing antibody therapeutics to overcome tumor-mediated immune inhibition. Sarah is responsible for leading the research efforts of the company, including project planning,

January 17, 2013

“Has It Really Been 30 Years? A Not So Straightforward Career in the Life Sciences “

Thursday, January 17, 2013 Download a video of Dr. DesRosier’s talk here John DesRosier, PhD. Executive DirectorWA Life Sciences Discovery Fund, Seattle, WA