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23 Sep 2021 / 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Life Sciences: our vision for the future



Join the Secretary of State for the Department for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy, Rt Hon Kwasi Kwarteng MP, for the next in a series of live panel discussions.

The panel will discuss how the UK’s life sciences sector can continue to bring life-changing innovations to patients and support the UK’s future growth.

The panel:

  • Dr Emma Stanton – Clinical Vice President at Oxford Nanoprotech
    Emma joined Oxford Nanopore in 2020 as Clinical VP. She is also the first Head of Oxford Nanopore Diagnostics (OND). Until November 2020, Emma was Director for Supplies and Innovation as part of the NHS Test and Trace response to COVID-19.
  • Richard Marshall – Senior VP & Global Head of Respiratory and Immunology at AstraZeneca. A physician in training, Richard joined AstraZeneca in 2019. Dr Richard Marshall was part of a group of medicinal chemists, biologists and clinicians at AstraZeneca who worked on the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine to combat Covid 19.
  • Joann Rhodes – CEO of Health Innovation Research Alliance Northern Ireland (HIRANI). Joann is the strategic lead for HIRANI, an alliance of universities, health organisations and other industry bodies, established to drive and support ambitious growth in Northern Ireland’s Life and Health Sciences sector.
  • Cari-Anne Quinn – CEO of Life Sciences Hub Wales. Cari-Anne leads the Life Sciences Hub Wales, which works in partnership with the Health service, Academia and industry to accelerate the development and adoption of healthcare innovations.
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