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A Collaborative Initiative to Improve Health Outcomes

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PACT is a first-of-its-kind, patient-centric initiative between local, regional and national organizations, united by the shared mission of improving biomedical research and health outcomes in the life science community.

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Members will interact in a collaborative environment amongst industry, academia and patient groups through a variety of tailored programming intended to enrich research and streamline patient access to cutting-edge therapies.

  • Connect with a diverse life sciences community
  • Network with key stakeholders and propose projects of which PACT staff will initiate
  • Access to monthly programs and other collaborations of interest to each stakeholder group

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  • American Heart Association - Midwest Affiliate
  • American Liver Foundation - Great Lakes Division
  • Bounce Children's Foundation
  • Cures Within Reach
  • Epilepsy Foundation Greater Chicago
  • Gift of Hope
  • Healthcare Research Associates 
  • International Foundation for Autoimmune Arthritis
  • Patrick Grange Memorial Foundation
  • rMark Bio, Inc.
  • Rush to Live
  • Rush University Medical Center
  • University of Chicago – Institute for Translational Medicine
  • University of Illinois at Chicago – College of Pharmacy
  • We Work For Health
  • Westside Institute for Science and Education (WISE)
  • Without Warning

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news and events


February 18, 2016

iBIO Unveils First of Its Kind Patient Center... Read More

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