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RI Healthcare and Life Sciences Trade Mission Slated for November 2013

Published on May 31, 2013

Dr. Michael Fine, Director, RI Department of Health, will lead a trade mission November 8-16, 2013 to help RI healthcare-related businesses and healthcare providers explore business opportunities in Israel. Mission participants will meet with key contacts in the Israel Healthcare and Life Sciences industry including government officials from the Ministry of Health, Industry and Trade Labor, and Office of the Chief Scientist. The trip will include visits to medical, biomedical and pharmaceutical facilities, medical schools, Life Science incubators and EMS facilities.

Over the last decade, Israel has introduced a wealth of groundbreaking and valuable innovations in Healthcare and Life Sciences. They are supported by the government and a strong foundation of academic excellence including some of the world's leading research institutes, renowned R&D facilities and cutting-edge medical centers. Israel companies, research institutions and academic centers are eager to establish collaborations with U.S. companies.

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