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LSPA Holiday Lunch Panel

December 17, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Designed to celebrate patients, legislative efforts, and life science industry research and development collaboration, the Holiday Lunch Panel features a discussion focused on the importance of Pennsylvania’s recently-passed Newborn Child Testing Act and the wide-ranging benefits of expanded newborn screenings.

Register now to join this event and network with other attendees in celebration of our community’s commitment to improving the lives of patients across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania through the development of novel treatments and diagnostics.
(This event is free for Members. Non-Members can register for $75.)

Panel Discussion: Expanded Newborn Screening: Patient & Industry Benefits
Hear from panelists as they discuss the recently-passed Newborn Child Testing act and its positive impact on patients and the life sciences community. Now more than ever, the life sciences community’s work to develop treatment and therapeutics is critical in Pennsylvania and can drastically improve the lives of Pennsylvania’s youngest patients as early as possible. Panelists include:

– PA Senator John DiSanto (R-Dauphin & Perry Counties)
– Maria Kefalas, Executive Director, @TheCalliopeJoyFoundation and @Cure_MLD, and Professor at Saint Joseph’s University
– Vin Milano, Chief Executive Officer at Idera Pharmaceuticals