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Event

April 6, 2016

Venue: San Antonio Technology Center, 3463 Magic Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229

Agenda: 5:30 pm Networking, 6:00 pm Speaker, 6:20 pm Pitch Discoveries & Innovations, 6:30 – 7:30 pm Technology Showcase and Networking

Talk Title: “From Discovery to Market: Approaches to a Capital-Efficient Model”

Speaker: Stephen M. Prescott, M..D., President, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

An internationally recognized leader in the study of basic mechanisms of human disease, Dr. Prescott will share his insight on capital development models uniquely targeted for medical innovation. Before becoming President of the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Dr. Prescott was Executive Director of the world-renowned Huntsman Cancer Institute. He serves on the boards of numerous pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies in the U.S. and internationally. He is the founder of LineaGen, a biotechnology company that recently secured a $15.8 million Series C round. He was also the visionary force behind the jointly founded Oklahoma incubator, Accele BioPharma, and its venture partner, Accele Venture Partners.

Organized by: The Office of Technology Commercialization at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio for San Antonio’s growing network of faculty inventors, venture capitalists, angel investors, thought leaders, and serial entrepreneurs.

To register for this invitation-only event, contact: Mary MCafferty, MBA, OTC Business Development Manager at 210-562-4001 or otc.marketing@uthscsa.edu

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