Charles Homcy, MD, is a Venture Partner at Third Rock Ventures and Founder, former President and CEO, Portola Pharmaceuticals. Charles will talk about founding Portola, creating value in drug discovery and development, the Third Rock investing model and any other topic of interest. He brings a broad perspective, having been in academic medicine as a UCSF clinical professor, Big Pharma as president of a Lederle division, Portola, a biotech startup, and now venture capital. This will be an open, interactive discussion with a reception to follow sponsored by Duane Morris.
When & Where
Entrepreneurship Center at UCSF