Tech companies, execs win Governor’s Celebration of Innovation awards / Phoenix Business Journal
The winners of the 15th annual Governor’s Celebration of Innovation, sponsored by the Arizona Technology Council and Arizona Commerce Authority, include a bioscience innovator from the University of Arizona and a Phoenix-based rehab therapy software company.
Chandler council approves Banner Health hospital despite residents’ concerns / Arizona Republic
The Chandler City Council unanimously approved the city’s first Banner Health hospital just south of Loop 202, a $155 million project featuring a 245,000-square-foot hospital that’s expected to be completed by November 2020.
Arizona State University researchers are among those looking to advance the future of medicine and biology through the use of single-gene editing technologies, which could play a role in curing diseases such as Huntington’s disease, Tay-Sachs and cystic fibrosis.
Researchers at the University of Arizona are joining in on the fight against opioid addiction by first tackling what causes tolerance and how it can be avoided.
6 healthcare construction projects you need to know / AZ Big Media
Mayo Clinic, Dignity Health, HonorHealth, and Banner Health are among the health care organizations planning major medical center projects totaling nearly $1.4 billion.
Banner Payson Medical Center has been designated as a Critical Access Hospital by the federal government, a move that allows patients recovering from illness, injury, or surgery, to receive additional skilled care before being discharged.
Nov. 30—Hacking the Human – Conference and Health Innovation Expo, ASU Downtown
Dec. 7—Sixth Annual Scottsdale Cure Corridor Event, Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch
Dec. 13—AZBio Trailblazer Awards and Legislator Appreciation Luncheon, Phoenix Country Club