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2013-11-13 23:23:58

CHI & PwC to unveil life sciences jobs, revenue and industry impact report at Annual Meeting at Genentech, Nov. 21. La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 WHAT: California Healthcare Institute (CHI) is celebrating its 20th anniversary at its Annual Meeting at Genentech. Industry thought leaders will participate on panels discussing FDA regulatory policies, nurturing innovation in the face of sequestration and lack of venture capital (VC) investment, as well as highlight the patient...

2013-11-13 23:23:36

The 2013 MassDevice Big 100 West, which will be held in Irvine, CA on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, features C-level executives from ResMed, Second Sight, Glooko and St. Jude Medical. (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 MassDevice, an online journal of the medical devices industry, is pleased to announce the 2013 MassDevice Big 100 West, an evening of insight into how decisions are made at the highest level of the medical device industry, and what challenges and new opportunities are opening up...

2013-10-24 23:03:35

California Healthcare Institute Co-Hosts Roundtable on How CER Impacts Healthcare Innovation La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 WHAT: A roundtable co-hosted by NEHI and the California Healthcare Institute will explore how comparative effectiveness research is evolving in unexpected ways, with a new focus on patient outcomes fueled by the potential, and the challenges, of using Big Data and Real World Evidence to prove what works for whom. OBJECTIVE: To provide clarity on the impact of...

2013-10-10 23:19:23

The event, which will be held in Irvine, CA on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, features C-level executives from ResMed, Second Sight, Glooko and St. Jude Medical. (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 MassDevice, an online journal of the medical devices industry, is pleased to announce the 2013 MassDevice Big 100 West, an evening of insight into how decisions are made at the highest level of the medical device industry, and what challenges and new opportunities are opening up within the field. The event,...

2013-09-09 23:00:32

Bill gives patients more affordable access to orally-administered chemotherapy drugs. Sacramento, Calif. (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Today, a bill that would limit patient out-of-pocket costs for oral chemotherapy drugs passed out of the California State Senate 28-9 and is headed back to the Assembly for concurrence. Assembly Bill AB 219, authored by Assembly Member Henry Perea (D-Fresno), would prohibit health care service plans and health insurance policies from requiring an enrollee or...

2013-08-29 23:04:15

Members Take Advantage of California-Specific Biopharma Companies and Pipelines La Jolla, Calif. and Norwood, Mass. (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 California Healthcare Institute (CHI) announced today a partnership with BioPharm Insight(TM), a comprehensive resource for biopharma pipelines and intelligence. BioPharm Insight is a product of Infinata, Inc., a Norwood, Mass.-based company that provides a suite of life sciences products including BioPharm Clinical(TM) and BioPharm Devices(TM)....

2013-07-18 23:02:25

Rep. Eshoo, joined by California delegation colleagues Reps. Cárdenas, Farr, Matsui, Peters, Valadao and Waxman today introduced legislation to prevent sequestration of industry-paid FDA user fees in FY2014 and beyond. LA JOLLA, Calif. (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 California Healthcare Institute (CHI) commends and applauds the leadership of Representative Anna G. Eshoo (D-Palo Alto) on leading the charge to support California’s biomedical industry by introducing the FDA SOS (Safety Over...

2013-07-17 23:04:31

New members from PwC, The Scripps Research Institute, Latham & Watkins and Thermo Fisher Scientific strengthen current board La Jolla, Calif. (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 California Healthcare Institute (CHI) announced today the election of four senior executives to serve on its board of directors: Peter Claude, partner at PwC US; Dr. Michael Marletta, president and CEO of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI); Alan Mendelson, partner at Latham & Watkins; and Dr. Marc Tremblay,...

2013-07-12 23:26:14

CHI to Host Forum on Biomedical Research, Public Policy and Innovation Success in the Fiscal Climate for the 21st Century. LA JOLLA, Calif. (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 WHAT: CHI-California Healthcare Institute is hosting Pipeline for Life: Revitalizing Our Biomedical Research Ecosystem for a Healthier Tomorrow in La Jolla, California. Sequestration is putting enormous pressure on government funding for research programs that form the scientific base for innovative medical advances for patients....

2013-07-08 23:03:59

Erica Hiar to lead CHI’s communications team LA JOLLA, Calif. (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 The California Healthcare Institute (CHI) announced today the appointment of Erica J. Hiar as director of public relations and communications based in CHI’s Washington, D.C. office. CHI is a non-profit public policy research and advocacy organization for California’s biomedical R&D industry. As Director of Public Relations and Communications, Hiar will lead CHI’s corporate communications and...