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First Annual Science & Society Conference

February 1st, 2016

BSI hosted our first annual Science & Society Conference on January 23 and 24th, 2016. Over 100 attendees from 22 countries took part in the conference with excellent presentations delivered in areas such as global health, chronic disease and education.

Outstanding presenters were awarded with over $1000 in awards, and we would like to once again congratulate those selected. Please click HERE to view award list.

Finally, please find some testimonials from presenters and attendees of the conference in the video to the right. We have had excellent feedback and plan to host a conference next year! Thank you for your participation.

See you next year!


Dr. Timothy Wells, Chief Scientific Officer, Medicines for Malaria Venture, Switzerland.

New Medicines for Malaria Eradication

Dr. Eleanor Fish, Professor, Department of Immunology, University of Toronto, Canada.

From Bench to Bedside: Bringing a Treatment for Ebola to Guinea

Dr. Fredrick Chite Asirwa, Principal Investigator, AMPATH Oncology and Hematology Programs, Moi University, Kenya

Harnessing the Power of Networks for Global Good

Dr. Kuldeep Neote, Senior Director of New Ventures, Johnson & Johnson Innovation Boston, USA

Industry or Academia: A Personal Journey in Developing Innovative Medicines