East West Life Science Summit 2022
Join us in-person at the WSU Spokane Campus for the East West Life Science Summit, focused on the expansion of life science manufacturing and the innovation happening across the state of Washington.
- Linda Zuckerman, Ph.D, EVP Global Head of Biotherapeutics
Panel Discussion | 30 June 9:10am
Panel 1: Growing & Sustaining Life Science Manufacturing Across Washington
Life science manufacturing has grown dramatically in Washington state over the past few years. Today, Washington life science companies support the manufacturing of an incredible range of products ranging from fill and finish facilities, to the production of biologics, to COVID-19 vaccines, to personalized cell therapies and medical devices. This panel will discuss the future of life science manufacturing in Washington, as well as the infrastructure, workforce, and business climate that will need to be in place to support its continued growth.
Linda Zuckerman will be participating
Linda ZuckermanEVP Global Head of Biotherapeutics
Linda brings over 20 years of biologics drug development experience to Just – Evotec Biologics that includes executive-level accountability for preclinical, clinical, and regulatory functions as well as business development and portfolio management activities. Prior to joining Just, Linda served as CEO of two small start-ups and was the President of ProFibrix, Inc., overseeing US-based biologics drug development activities as well as its operations.
Linda has also worked at Genentech and ZymoGenetics/BMS overseeing biologics development activities and contributed significantly to the approvals and commercialization of Raplixa (US & EU), Recothrom, and Raptiva and the filing many INDs in the areas of autoimmunity, hemostasis, and oncology. Linda received her Ph.D. in immunology from the University of Chicago and has an expertise in the regulatory aspects of the immunogenicity of biotherapeutics.