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Life Sciences South Florida

Technology. Talent. Research.

Life Sciences South Florida (LSSF) is a consortium of institutions, including universities, colleges, economic development agencies, research institutes and industry for whom the life sciences are a key part of their focus.

The goal of stimulating South Florida’s economic growth in the life sciences occurs by linking the elements of the innovation ecosystem: research, entrepreneurship, venture capital and life sciences companies.  LSSF strives to increase research density and accelerate research commercialization. Additionally, the life sciences workforce required to support economic innovation is strengthened by enhancing K-20 STEM education and talent development in the region. LSSF works to provide programming and connectivity to foster all of these elements.

LSSF also facilitates the sharing of high-tech equipment and guides the development of a skilled biotechnology workforce capable of supporting cutting-edge research and commercial innovation, paving the way for a resilient economy by generating stable and sustainable employment.

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Upcoming Events


Women in Life Sciences Brunch

This fall we host our first-ever Women in Life Sciences Brunch. Hear from prominent women with diverse journeys in the life sciences community. Through the Women in Life Sciences Brunch, we hope to provide a space to cultivate relationships; share experiences and journeys about the meaning of intersecting identities as women in the life sciences; and share insights about how degrees can manifest into exciting and meaningful career pathways.

Thursday, October 3, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
11200 SW 8TH ST, MARC Building, 3rd Floor, Miami, FL 33174