U.S. Health Care Reform Webinar - A Special Presentation for Israeli Pharma, Biotech and Medical Device Companies and Their Investors
Please register for this live webinar.
Drug and Biologics Manufacturers:
Medicare and Medicaid drug coverage changes
Annual fee for branded prescription drug manufacturers
Medical Device Manufacturers:
Essential Health Benefits Package
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May 11th, 16:00-19:00
Beit Chel Ha’avir, 15 Jabotinski Street, Herzelia
Advantages of Manufacturing in Israel
The seminar will focus on issues related to options, advantages and Governmental policies associated with manufacturing of Medical Devices and Biopharma products in Israel.
The event will be moderated by Moshe Mizrahy, founder of Nitzanim Medical Fund
16:00-16:20 Moshe Mizrahy - Introduction
16:20-16:40 Dr. Ora Dar, ...
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On May 3rd to 6th, the global event for biotechnology will go open in Chicago, with more than 1,700 exhibitions, and a strong Israeli presence.
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Schedule of Events Bio- International Convention 2010
May 3rd – 6th
Companies exhibiting and holding meetings at the Israel national pavilion. Booth #2548
Monday, May 3rd
AICC LSPG Mission Breakfast Event, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, NBC Tower, Suite 3600
455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive, 7:00 – 10:30 AM
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