Updated: May 14, 2013
To ensure faculty members from all the health institutions have a chance to submit one-pagers for the Texas FreshAIR event, the deadline for submission has been extended to May 24.
Texas FreshAIR (Academia Industry Roundtable) is a UT System initiative developed to promote partnerships and dialog between pharmaceutical companies and UT health institutions. Senior executives from the nation’s top ten pharmaceutical companies will be participating in the meeting, which will be held Sept. 25-26, 2013 in Austin.
Any faculty member from a UT health institution who is interested in collaborating with the pharmaceutical industry is invited to submit a one-page summary of non-confidential research via the FreshAIR website .
To register for the FreshAIR event and to see a full list of the pharmaceutical representatives attending, please visit the FreshAIR website .
Original: April 17, 2013
TEXAS FreshAIR recruiting faculty to pitch research to pharmaceutical companies
University of Texas System health institution faculty members whose innovative research could lead to the development of a new drug or biomarker will have the opportunity to present to pharmaceutical companies at Texas FreshAIR’s inaugural meeting Sept. 25-26 in Austin.
All UT health institution faculty members who would like to pitch their research and network with numerous industry representatives at the FreshAIR event are invited to submit a one-page summary of their non-confidential research. The deadline for submission is May 10.
Texas FreshAIR  (Academia Industry Roundtable) was developed by the UT System’s Office of Health Affairs to build partnerships between UT health institutions and pharmaceutical and diagnostic companies. The two-day FreshAIR event will connect UT researchers with senior pharmaceutical leaders and their scientific teams. It will be a unique forum to share cutting-edge science, engage in dialogue and ultimately forge collaborative research partnerships.
For more information and submission instructions, please visit the FreshAIR website .