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Faz K. Bashi, MD
(Chair of Medical Device Screening Committee
at Life Science Angels)

"Life Science Entrepreneurship: ARE YOU A POSSIBLETARIAN ?"

Date: Tuesday May 28, 2013
Time: 6:30-8:00 PM
Venue: Li Ka Shing Center (Medical School), Room LK306

Free event, open to the public

Faz K. Bashi, MD, has a research background in Immunology and Virology from UCSF. He is the Chair of the Medical Device Screening Committee at Life Science Angels (LSA), and an active member of the LSA Committee for Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals. He is the Chair of the Angel Capital Association's Life Sciences Syndication group. He a founding member and served 2 years on the Board of Directors of HealthTech Capital, and a member of the Berkeley Angel Network

He has been active as a mentor with Pacific Community Ventures, which creates jobs and economic opportunity by increasing investment in local businesses. He has worked at San Mateo Medical Center to develop and implement special clinical projects to help the underserved, including TeleDermatology, Diabetic Retinopathy Screening, and advancements in electronic medical records. He works as a consultant to Coleman Associates as a Deep Dive expert, and he coaches on workflow process improvement for public health clinics and safety net organizations across the US. He is passionate about novel technologies that improve the coordination and delivery of patient care through intelligent information brokering that enables true clinical collaboration, and recently joined the Advisory Board of Tiatros. Faz is also a member of the board of directors of a nonprofit foundation, called Vascular Cures, teaches Anatomy & Physiology at California Institute for Integral Studies, teaches motivated middle school kids from underserved communities at an amazing program called Peninsula Bridge and he recently completed several triathlons with Team-In-Training to raise funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.