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NexGeneGirls Spring Bootcamp: Building Science Competency for Underrepresented Females

NexGeneGirls Spring Bootcamp: Building Science Competency for Underrepresented Females CLSI partner NexGeneGirls began its 2018 Spring Bootcamp this month, providing ten young females of color from low-income communities the opportunity to gain hands-on science training while building leadership skills and self-confidence. Over two Saturdays in April, the ten NexGeneGirls participated in science laboratories taught by … Continue reading NexGeneGirls Spring Bootcamp: Building Science Competency for Underrepresented Females

CLSI hosts CARB-X Information and Networking Session in San Diego

CLSI hosts CARB-X Information and Networking Session in San Diego CLSI hosted a CARB-X Information Session and networking event with event sponsor Vir Biotechnology on Thursday May 3 in San Diego. The purpose of the event was to bring together the antimicrobial resistance (AMR) community in the Bay Area, provide information about the CARB-X process … Continue reading CLSI hosts CARB-X Information and Networking Session in San Diego

California Life Sciences Institute (CLSI) Names Presentation High School Sophomore the Amgen Bay Area BioGENEius Finalist

California Life Sciences Institute (CLSI) Names Presentation High School Sophomore the Amgen Bay Area BioGENEius Finalist Shloka Janapaty Advances to Boston to Compete Against Top Students From Across the Nation and Canada SAN FRANCISCO, CA, April 27, 2018 – California Life Sciences Institute (CLSI) today named Presentation High School Sophomore Shloka Janapaty of San Jose, … Continue reading California Life Sciences Institute (CLSI) Names Presentation High School Sophomore the Amgen Bay Area BioGENEius Finalist

CLSI hosts CARB-X Information and Networking Session with Kevin Outterson of CARB-X

CLSI hosted a CARB-X Information Session with Kevin Outterson, Executive Director of CARB-X, on Thursday March 29, in Mission Bay San Francisco. The purpose of the event was to bring together the antimicrobial resistance (AMR) community in the Bay Area, provide information about the CARB-X process and what’s in scope for the 2018 funding rounds, … Continue reading CLSI hosts CARB-X Information and Networking Session with Kevin Outterson of CARB-X

CLSI FAST Company Female Executives Defy Industry Norm

Earlier this month, CLSI President and CEO, Lori Lindburg, presented on a panel entitled Advancing Diversity in Healthcare Management organized by the group How Women Lead. The panel – which included Ann Lee-Karlon (SVP of Genentech), Kristen Miranda (CA Market President & Western Regional Head of Aetna), Darryl Robinson (Chief HR Officer of Dignity Health), … Continue reading CLSI FAST Company Female Executives Defy Industry Norm

2018 ARCS SYMPOSIUM ON MAY 7TH: MEET THE MINDS OF THE FUTURE

On Monday May 7th, the Northern California Chapter (NCC) of the ARCS Foundation will host the 2018 ARCS Symposium, featuring research posters from 69 scholars in STEM disciplines at the Quadrus Conference Center in Menlo Park.  Dr. Jeremy Reiter of UCSF, ARCS NCC Science Advisor will moderate oral presentations by 6 scholars. Dr. Reiter says … Continue reading 2018 ARCS SYMPOSIUM ON MAY 7TH: MEET THE MINDS OF THE FUTURE

FAST/Fellows/CARB-X Round-Up March 2018

FAST & Fellows Round-Up Big3Bio interviews Inflammatix (FAST Fall 2017): Interrogating the Immune System for Diagnosing Infection Read More SciBac (FAST Fall 2016) selected to present and compete at Partnering for Growth’s Biotech Innovation Showcase on March 20 More Info Cairn Biosciences (FAST Fall 2015) featured in the San Francisco Business Times on the importance … Continue reading FAST/Fellows/CARB-X Round-Up March 2018

Institute Hosts First CLSI Women Life Sciences Executives Dinner

The California Life Sciences Institute hosted its first Women Life Sciences Executives Dinner on Thursday February 17 at The Workshop in San Francisco with renown Chef Nikole Krasinski of State Bird Provisions. Twenty women executives from established life science companies, FAST startups and investment firms participated in the dinner, which included a lively and substantive … Continue reading Institute Hosts First CLSI Women Life Sciences Executives Dinner