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Event: Seattle Children’s Research Institute’s Discovery Portal Open House

Come meet SCRI’s revolutionary scientists at the Seattle Children’s Research Institute’s Discovery Portal grand opening. The Discovery Portal is a visitors center where the community can learn more about the work underway to develop lifesaving cures, accelerate clinical advances and address health issues affecting children and families around the world. Space is limited, so please … Continued

Event: Global Oncology Lecture Series

Join WGHA members Fred Hutchinson and University of Washington at their Global Oncology Lecture Series titled “Global Equity in Cancer Care – Distant Dream or Close Reality?”. The talk will address current metrics to measure disparities in cancer care at the global level as well as at the country level. Speaker: Christina Fitzmaurice, MD, MPH … Continued

Event: 2016 Hutch Award Luncheon

This year the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center presents the 51st annual Hutch Award at the Hutch Award Luncheon while raising funds to benefit cancer research at Fred Hutch. Over the past 16 years, the Hutch Award Luncheon has raised gross proceeds of more than $4.8 million to support lifesaving research. Presented each year in … Continued

Event: The Chronic Disaster of Mental Health in Nepal: Strengthening Health Systems Before and After the Earthquake

Join the University of Washington Department of Global Health for a discussion on “The Chronic Disaster of Mental Health in Nepal: Strengthening Health Systems Before and After the Earthquake” with speakers Brandon Kohrt, MD, PhD, Duke University and Bibhav Acharya, MD, UCSF. Refreshments will be provided. Sponsored by: UW South Asia Center, Global Health Resource Center, and … Continued

Event: Global Oncology Lecture Series

Join WGHA members Fred Hutchinson and University of Washington at their Global Oncology Lecture Series titled “Ethical Review of Cancer Research in Low-to-Middle Income Countries””. As we become aware of the cancer burden in low-to-middle income countries, research on the causes, incidence, and potential cures to cancer will naturally shift to those countries. Are the IRBs/RECs in those countries able … Continued

Event: Commercialization Consults with Paul LaBarre: Global Health focus

Life Science Washington (formerly WBBA) offers pro bono consultation services, providing invaluable guidance, feedback and coaching based on industry expertise and decades of experience. Paul LaBarre was a senior technical officer at PATH. His primary focus was accelerating a portfolio of novel technologies in HIV and malaria diagnostics appropriate for low-resource settings. He was also … Continued

Event: Preventing the Next Pandemic

Following the 2014 Ebola outbreak, global health experts explained all the ways the world wasn’t ready for a full-blown pandemic. According to science journalist Sonia Shah (The Fever), they’re right. In Pandemic, she profiles the rise of Cholera, one of history’s deadliest pandemics, and ties it to modern disease outbreaks like Ebola, avian influenza, MRSA, … Continued

Event: Save the Date: A Comprehensive Course

Understanding & Transitioning to the New USAID, CDC and NIH Financial and Compliance Rules and Regulations The Financial Management and Compliance Rules Modifications that you have been hearing about over the past year have finally been implemented. These are some of the most significant changes to the rules in the past 20+ years. The new regulations … Continued

Event: VIP Forum with Global Good

Join Life Science Washington for their VIP Forum with Global Good on March 7th from 5:00 – 7:00 pm to learn more about partnering with Global Good. Global Good is interested in meeting with research groups and entrepreneurs to explore strategic partnerships. Register and learn more here. Millions of people suffer and die each year … Continued

Event: Global Good 1:1 Meeting Opportunity

Global Good is seeking to meet with research institutions and entrepreneurs at all stages to explore strategic partnerships. Global Good is interested in low cost diagnostics for health and agriculture. Meetings will take place on March 8th. To apply for a 1:1 Meeting, complete an application here. Deadline to apply to meet with Global Good … Continued