News & Events
Protecting Intellectual Property from International Threats with the FBI
Life Sciences South Florida has partnered up with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Florida International University's Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy to host an interactive discussion on Protecting Intellectual Property from International Threats.
Friday, September 20, 2019
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Florida International University at I-75
1930 SW 145th Ave, Miramar, FL 33027
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
Each month we feature faculty, researchers, staff, and students from our member institutions who are doing exceptional or innovative research, developing new programs for either students or research projects regarding life sciences, working on collaborative research, earning outstanding awards for their research achievements, or serving as student champions by being a mentor or assisting students find jobs in the life sciences industry.
Know someone who should be recognized? Nominate them here!
Attend the STEM Undergraduate Research Symposium
Every year, LSSF's STEM Undergraduate Research Symposium showcases the work of dozens of South Florida students and invites the expertise of judges drawn from LSSF member institutions.
Beyond recognizing the great work being done by our next generation of life science researchers, the symposium gives students an opportunity to network with industry experts and paves the way for internships and career opportunities.
Thank you to everyone who joined us in 2019!
Stay tuned as we release dates and information for the 2020 symposium.
Life Sciences Newsletters
To foster innovation and discussion of major trends and issues in life sciences, LSSF sponsors webinars and live streams featuring talks by some of the top scientists, researchers, entrepreneurs and innovators in the state. Topics have included healthcare technology and the new field of digital medicine; how to secure venture capital for biotechnology businesses; the latest techniques in advanced biopharmaceutical research; and recent innovations in biomedical testing.
Be a Leader - Attend the Lifees
The Lifees Awards honor the life science companies that have shown exemplary leadership through their collaborative partnerships with students, faculty, researchers and scientists.
Award categories include demonstration of student training and research activities, benefit to the scientific community and demonstration of community partnership.