KJZZ Feb 2012 - AZSCITECH

January 31, 2012

KJZZ Enews: Personalized Medicine, an Arizona SCITECH Event
Imagine a medical treatment uniquely designed for you. Science fiction or fact? Examine the potential of Personalized Medicine during an ARIZONA SCITECH forum presented by KJZZ and Rio Salado College on March 8, 2012.


The conversation will focus on the latest developments in custom treatments, followed by an examination of how this new medical model can affect your wellness and the Valley’s health and science-related industries.  

KJZZ’s Associate General Manager of News and Editorial Strategy, Mark Moran, will serve as the forum moderator. Joining Moran will be a panel of experts including TGen Clinical Professor Dr. Michael Demeure, TGen Researcher Dr. Darin Taverna, and Barry Broome, President and CEO of the Greater Phoenix Economic Council.

Help focus the dialogue by sending your comments and questions in advance to KJZZ Public Insight Journalist, Nick Blumberg, at (480) 774-8231 or nblumberg@rioradio.org.

The event will take place Thursday, March 8, 7-9 p.m. at the Rio Salado Conference Center, 2323 W. 14th St., Tempe, AZ 85281. Parking is available in the adjacent garage to the west and in the east side parking lot. Desserts and coffee will be available beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Space is limited; please contact Claire Kerrigan at (480) 774-8444 or ckerrigan@rioradio.org to reserve your seat.

This KJZZ and Rio Salado College Personalized Medicine forum is one of 200-plus ARIZONA SCITECH events in Arizona during February-March of 2012. In-kind production support is made possible in part by the Arizona Science Center.