Speakers - February 2022

Stephen Hahn

Dr. Stephen Hahn - Keynote Speaker, 10th Annual TLSF


Dr. Stephen Hahn is the CEO-Partner of Flagship Pioneering, Chief Executive Officer of Harbinger Health, and the former Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. As the 10th Annual Texas Life Science Forum keynote speaker, he will share his experiences and perspectives on leading during a pandemic, healthcare strategy and translational/clinical research. We are pleased to welcome back Dr. Hahn, a Rice Alumnus and former Chief Medical Executive at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and have him provide our keynote address.

February 2022 Speakers

Stephen Hahn
Keynote Speaker
CEO-Partner, Flagship Pioneering; Chief Executive Officer, Harbinger Health; Former Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Sean Blackwell
Professor & Chair, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, McGovern Medical School-UTHealth
Bruce Butler
Vice President, Research and Technology Director, Office of Technology Management, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Papia Ghosh
Licensing Manager, Office of Technology Commercialization, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Gabrielle Guttman
Business Operations Senior Lead, Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS
Chester Koh
Professor of Urology, Pediatrics, & OB/GYN, Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine; Director, Southwest National Pediatric Device Innovation Consortium (SWPDC)
Jordan Miller
Co-Founder, Volumetric; SVP & Chief Scientist for Regenerative Medicine, 3D Systems
Kristin Naidysh
Associate, Winstead PC
IPOs vs. SPACS: Considerations for Emerging Life Science Companies
Jorge Ramirez
Head of Investments and VP Business Development, TrialSpark
Rachel Rath
Director, BARDA Alliance, Johnson & Johnson Innovation
John Reale
Venture Lead, TMC Venture Fund; EIR, TMC Innovation; Managing Director, Integr8d Capital
Dustin Romine
Director, Licensing, Office of Technology Commercialization, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
John Schultz
Director, Office of Technology Transfer, Houston Methodist Hospital and Research Institute
Jayne Thompson
Vice President Clinical & Regulatory Affairs, Greenwich LifeSciences; Clinical Advisor, Proxima
Ann Tanabe
Texas Life Science Forum Co-Host
Chief Executive Officer, BioHouston
Brad Burke
Texas Life Science Forum Co-Host
Executive Director, Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship