South New Jersey: A Biotech Hub. Cross-institutional collaboration as a model for scientific excellence and economic advancement

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Monday, June 3,2019 ・ Tours - 119 Foyer
Coriell sets the international gold standard in biobanking and laboratory services and is the trusted steward of world-renowned collections for the National Institutes of Health, disease foundations and commercial clients. This tour will demonstrate the important role that clinical care and biomedical research institutes play in achieving scientific excellence, improving health and driving the economic engine of the region. Attendees can take a virtual reality tour through the human body and see first-hand how a biobank, a clinical care provider and an academic institution are tearing down borders to advance the state of the art of health care, driving the economies of South New Jersey and beyond. Learn more about this tour here: https://convention.bio.org/tours/. Separate Registration Required. Tours cost $55 to cover the cost of transportation. To register you must add tours to your BIO International Convention registration. If you have already registered, you can add this to your BIO 2019 Registration using the email address you registered with and badge ID. These can be found on your registration confirmation email. Disclaimer: Due to safety concerns, tour sites will enforce a strict dress code. All tour attendees will be required to wear covered shoes. Open toe shoes will not be permitted. Attendees without proper attire will not be permitted to tour site facilities.