CLSA Pres. & CEO Sara Radcliffe pens an op-ed in the Los Angeles Daily News outlining the strength of California life sciences industry, and calling on policymakers and stakeholders to sustain and nurture its growth.
California Life Sciences Association (CLSA), the premier public policy advocacy and business leadership trade association representing California’s life sciences industry, today issued the following statement in response to the President’s FY 2018 budget request.
On May 3, 19 members of CLSA’s board of directors spent a full day on Capitol Hill meeting with more than two dozen key members of Congress on issues of importance to California’s life sciences innovation ecosystem.
WASHINGTON & BAY AREA, May 9, 2017 – California Life Sciences Association (CLSA), the state’s premier public policy and business solutions organization representing the California life sciences industry, today commended the U.S. Senate’s confirmation of Scott Gottlieb, M.D., as the new commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). As the key federal agency … Continue reading CLSA Applauds Confirmation of Dr. Scott Gottlieb as New FDA Commissioner
California Life Sciences Association (CLSA) today announced an expansion of its board of directors, adding two new members. Wade Ackerman, Partner at Covington & Burling LLP and Richard Ascroft, Vice President, Managed Market and Government Affairs at Takeda Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., have joined the CLSA board.
David Beier of the VC firm Bay City Capital, pens an op-ed in the San Francisco Chronicle outlining the flaws of Senate Bill 17.
CLSA Appoints Jayne McNicol to be Organization’s New Chief Financial Officer and Lead Financial Functions
CLSA was recently featured in BOSS Magazine regarding our efforts to drive solution-oriented public policies and advocacy activities that sustain and support life sciences research, investment and innovation in California. View the executive profile for more.
New Digital Advocacy “Take Action” Center helps members stay informed about CLSA’s advocacy efforts, view priority legislation, contact their elected officials and more.
The third week of April marked the first policy committee hearings on the top two bills of interest for CLSA this year, Senate Bill 17 (Hernandez) and Assembly Bill 265 (Wood). These hearings signify a difficult battle ahead for the life sciences sector in this legislative session.