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Biotech 101: Policymaker and Staff Briefing in Torrance

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LA Biomed

1124 W Carson St.

CDCRC Building

Torrance, CA 90502

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Policymakers and policy staff are invited to join Biocom and the California Biotechnology Foundation for a briefing on the basics of biotechnology and relevant policy as it relates to California's second largest industry. NOTE: Please feel free to share this invitation with the staff person in your office who handles health issues or other appropriate staff.


Topics of discussion include:

  • The fundamentals of biotechnology every stakeholder should know;
  • The value of breakthrough treatments and the costs associated with developing life-saving medicines;
  • Policies to ensure patients in California have access to innovative treatments;
  • Workforce development and STEM opportunities within California's life science industry.


Please RSVP by Friday, September 29th.


For more information please contact:


Patricia Cooper, Executive Director
California Biotechnology Foundation
email: patty.cooper@cabiotech.org
phone: (916) 764-2434


The California Biotechnology Foundation (CBF) is a non-profit 501(c) (3) organization dedicated to improving informed policy making by increasing awareness of California’s life sciences industry among state, national and international audiences. Attendance at CBF events are non-reportable activities.

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