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MSL Biotechnology Industry Seminar Series: Amgen

May 29 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The MSL Biotechnology Industry Seminar Series is designed to connect undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and research associates to leading industry experts across a variety of STEM fields. With a focus on career education and scientific role literacy, attendees will hear from a panel of experienced scientists sharing valuable insights from their own professional pathways. Each session will conclude with a social networking event, providing senior industry scientists and students an opportunity to build further connections.

About Amgen:
Amgen discovers, develops, manufactures and delivers innovative medicines to help millions of patients in their fight against some of the world’s toughest diseases. More than 40 years ago, Amgen helped to establish the biotechnology industry and remains on the cutting-edge of innovation, using technology and human genetic data to push beyond what’s known today. Amgen is advancing a broad and deep pipeline that builds on its existing portfolio of medicines to treat cancer, heart disease, osteoporosis, inflammatory diseases and rare diseases.  

In 2024, Amgen was named one of the “World’s Most Innovative Companies” by Fast Company and one of “America’s Best Large Employers” by Forbes, among other external recognitions. Amgen is one of the 30 companies that comprise the Dow Jones Industrial Average®, and it is also part of the Nasdaq-100 Index®, which includes the largest and most innovative non-financial companies listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market based on market capitalization.

Speakers:

  • Angela Coxon, D.Phil. – Vice President and Head of Oncology Research, Amgen
  • Christopher Murawsky, D.Phil. – Director Research and Head of Domain Discovery and Immunization, Amgen BC

Host: Dr. Thibault Mayor

This seminar will be presented in a hybrid format. All speakers will be delivering talks in person at the MSL Lecture Theatre (room 102). Audience members are welcome to attend either in person or via the zoom link. Those connecting via zoom will be able to ask questions during the Q&A portion using the chat function.

Zoom registration link:
https://ubc.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5Mufu2grD8rGNPLzhoYKNYCG4X7-Mqyd5xa

Details

Date:
May 29
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Michael Smith Laboratories Auditorium (Room 102)
2185 East Mall
Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4 Canada
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Organizer

Michael Smith Laboratories
Phone
604-822-4838
Email
reception@msl.ubc.ca
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