• Innovation in Research 2018

    • Jun 12, 2018, 8:30 am - 5:00 PM
    • Natural Science Lecture Hall
    • 735 Anderson Hill Road
    • Purchase, NY 10577
  • Westchester Biotech Project


  • Join the region's diverse researchers, engineers, and data scientists, for an eclectic symposium on emerging science developed through collaboration.

    Innovation in Research is the Westchester Biotech Project’s annual symposium for connecting the region’s science braintrust with resources for international impact. Speakers will address research breakthroughs, the impact of data science, and the importance of collaboration and positive cross-talk between diverse thought leaders in academia and business.


    "Bringing together scientists, engineers, and clinicians from many companies and institutions is the best way to stimulate future research collaborations."
    - Dr. Carla Romney, Fordham University


    Selected Speakers:

    - Nir Barzilai, MD, Director, Institute for Aging Research Albert Einstein College of Medicine

    - Stephen Dahmer, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Vireo Health

    - Karine Kleinhaus, MD, Divisional Vice President, North America Pluristem Therapeutics

    - Sergei Petukhov, DVM, Partner, Enso Ventures

    - Paul Savage, Healthcare MBA Program Director, Iona College, Hagan School of Business

    - Karl Schmieder, CEO, messagingLAB

    - Dianna E. Willis, Ph.D., Associate Director, Burke Neurological Institute


    Hosted by Purchase College, SUNY
    Sponsored by The Westchester County Association