Leadership Conversation with Dr. Leland Hartwell

Date(s) - 22 Apr 2014
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

2901 N. 7th Street

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We hope you can join us on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  for a special luncheon event and interview with Dr. Lee Hartwell at the Phoenix Country Club.

Dr. Hartwell will be interviewed by AZBio CEO Joan Koerber-Walker on key topics that impact Arizona’s future including innovation, health, and the key roles that research and education play in Arizona’s future.



Leland Hartwell, PhD

Virginia G. Piper Chair in Personalized Medicine; Chief Scientist, Center for Sustainable Health; President and Director Emeritus, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center


Dr. Lee Hartwell

Lee Hartwell, PhD, is the Virginia G. Piper Chair in Personalized Medicine at the Center for Sustainable Health, Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University. At the Center his work focuses on creating effective learning environments. The first is a course required for all K-8 teachers, Sustainability Science for Teachers and the second is Project Honey Bee, an interdisciplinary research project to validate wearable devices for ambulatory patient management. He also oversees a project to develop biomarkers for the clinical management of many diseases at the Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and University in Taipei, Taiwan. Dr. Hartwell was awarded the 2001 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for identifying genes that control cell division in yeast.

Date:  April 22, 2014


11:00 AM – Registration and Networking

11:30 AM – Lunch and Leadership Conversation

1:00 PM – Event Concludes

Register Today

For information on tickets and tables, visit LeadershipConversation.AZBio.org

Attendance is limited to 250 for this special leadership event.  Reserve yours early!

Ticket Prices:

Table Host   $1,000 (includes table of 9 + VIP Guest)

AZBio Member $75

Non- Member   $100

Elected Leaders – Complimentary