FasterCures will convene the fifth annual Partnering for Cures meeting Nov. 3-5, 2013 in New York to advance the goal of bringing effective therapies to patients faster.
The Celebration of Science, held Sept. 7-9 in Washington, focused on jumpstarting a new era of scientific discovery. The event highlighted the economic and social benefits of scientific research and how it improves lives around the world. The weekend included panels and brief presentations, a full day of activities on the campus of the National Institutes of Health, and a FasterCures working meeting on accelerating innovation in the biosciences. Participants included more than 1,000 current and former elected officials, heads of government agencies, major philanthropists, leaders of academic research centers, patient advocacy groups, distinguished scientists, and industry CEOs.
The Milken Institute Global Conference brings together some of the most extraordinary people in the world - from entrepreneurs and executives to philanthropists, scientists and Nobel laureates - to explore today's most pressing social, political and economic challenges.The 2013 Global Conference will take place April 28-May 1, 2013, at The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. Read summaries from last year's sessions that FasterCures helped facilitate.