Lunch talk: Spark Therapeutics with Dr. Kathy High

Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 11:30am

HealthX is honored to host Dr. Katherine High, a world renowned hematologist at the University of Pennsylvania, who began her career studying the molecular basis of blood coagulation and the development of novel therapeutics for the treatment of bleeding disorders. She co-founded Spark Therapeutics in order to pioneer the delivery of new gene therapies through partnerships with academia, private investors, and pharmaceutical companies. Dr. High will be speaking to us about translating academic discovery into novel therapeutics and bringing new ideas to the marketplace.