International Genomics Consortium Archives

Jewett Named Arizona Bioscience Leader of the Year


Jack B. Jewett, President & CEO of the Flinn Foundation, will be honored with the Jon W. McGarity Arizona Bioscience Leader of the Year Award by the Arizona BioIndustry Association. “Great leaders embrace possibilities and take the steps to make them reality. Jack B. Jewett has done more than just take steps,” shared Joan Koerber-Walker,… Read More →

Arizona bioscience industry producing ‘aha’ moments


AZBio Expo 2014 had “aha moments” at every turn. With over 250 entrepreneurs, innovators, business leaders, legislators, scientists and researchers in attendance, the energy was sizzling and the outlook endless. Here are just a few of the event highlights, appropriately, A to Z: A – Access to Capital is the key. No money. No honey.… Read More →

Phoenix Pathologist Earns Distinguished Patient Award

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The College of American Pathologists (CAP) awarded Robert J. Penny, MD, PhD, FCAP, from Phoenix, the CAP Distinguished Patient Care Award at a special ceremony held in San Diego on September 8, 2012, at CAP ’12 — THE Pathologists’ Meeting. Dr. Penny was recognized for his extensive scientific translational research to accelerate the adoption of… Read More →

International Genomics Consortium forms joint venture with Michigan

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As a key step toward providing patients with treatments based on their own DNA profiles, the International Genomics Consortium (IGC) and the University of Michigan have launched a new joint venture that will help usher in an age of personalized medicine. Called Paradigm, the new nonprofit company brings together the expertise of IGC and the… Read More →

UA College Of Medicine Health Sciences Education Building Celebrates “Topping Out”

University of Arizona College of Medicine
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A major Downtown Phoenix development project hit a big milestone October 5, 2011 with the “topping out” of construction of the Health Sciences Education Building on the campus of the University of Arizona College of Medicine. The final beam of the building was ceremoniously lifted and secured at its highest point with workers and college… Read More →

Arizona’s Health Care Industry Has Flourished From Cottages To World-Class Facilities

Good Samaritan Hospital - AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011

A Century of Care From cottages to world-class facilities, Arizona’s health care industry has flourished In the nearly 100 years since Arizona became a state, the health care sector has become a powerful economic force. According to a study by Arizona State University’s L. William Seidman Research Institute, Arizona’s hospital community alone employs more than… Read More →