Current Affairs with Biokansas

Bioscience Town Hall - Covid-19


The Event

August 26, 2020  |  10-11 am (central time)

Join us as bioscience industry leaders provide a worldwide and state level update on COVID-19 efforts. This unique town hall style event, sponsored by Amgen, will provide an understanding of the contributions of Kansas companies leading scientific efforts to impact the health and economy of our state and larger global population.

Join our virtual town hall to:

  • Ask direct questions of and connect with industry leaders
  • Learn of the latest therapeutic advancements and response efforts
  • Understand how Kansas companies are contributing to the battle against COVID-19

Meet the Speakers

Amy Walker

Director, Infectious Diseases Policy Biotechnology Innovation Organization

John Bucksath

Chief Executive Officer - KCAS Bioanalytical and Biomarker Services

Drue Duncan

Director of State Government Relations, Kansas - Pfizer

Darrel J. Rezac, PhD

Consultant - Latham Biopharm Group

Tonya Witherspoon

Associate Vice President, Industry Engagement & Applied Learning Wichita State University

Event Moderators

Sonia M. Hall, PhD

President & CEO - BioKansas

Berend Koops, JD

Director, State Government Affairs and Policy - Merck Animal Health

Event Sponsor

Listen, Share, & Advance Kansas