17th Annual UCSD Bioengineering Breakfast with Industry

Please join us for the Bioengineering Graduate Society’s 17th Annual Breakfast with Industry. Network with current bioengineering graduate students and faculty over a catered breakfast buffet and listen to this year’s keynote speaker: Dr. Gail K. Naughton, CEO and Chairman, Histogen, Inc.

Dr. Naughton founded Histogen, Inc. in 2007, and currently serves as CEO and Chairman of the Board for the Company. She has spent more than 25 years extensively researching the tissue engineering process, holds more than 95 U.S. and foreign patents and has been extensively published in the field. During her tenure at Advanced Tissue Sciences Dr. Naughton oversaw the development of the world’s first up-scaled manufacturing facility for tissue engineered products, and brought four human cell-based products from concept through FDA approval and market launch. In 2000, Dr. Naughton received the National Inventor of the Year award by the Intellectual Property Owners Association in honor of her pioneering work in the field of tissue engineering.

Date/Time Start:: November 3, 2011/7:00 AM

Date/Time End:: November 3, 2011/9:30 AM

Cost to Attend: Free

Web Address:: http://www.jacobsschool.ucsd.edu/events/bwi/index.shtml