Sarepta Therapeutics Ribbon-Cutting
Monday, June 2 2014
Location: Athenaeum Building Lobby, 215 First Street, Cambridge, MA
Please join us on June 2nd as Sarepta Therapeutics, a developer of innovative RNA-based therapeutics, officially opens its new global headquarters with a grand opening ribbon cutting ceremony and reception in Cambridge.
During the ceremony, distinguished guests will highlight the unique capacity of the Massachusetts life sciences community to cultivate breakthrough science, provide access to a highly skilled workforce, and foster new hope for patients with rare and serious diseases.
In addition, Sarepta will host a reception and provide guided tours of its new headquarters and laboratory facilities, which now supports Sarepta’s rapidly growing Massachusetts-based workforce.
Distinguished Guests include:
The Honorable Edward Markey, U.S. Senate
The Honorable Michael E. Capuano, U.S. House of Representatives
The Honorable David P. Maher, Mayor of Cambridge
The Honorable Sal N. DiDomenico, Massachusetts Senate
The Honorable Timothy J. Toomey, Jr., Massachusetts House of Representatives
The Honorable Carlo P. Basile, Massachusetts House of Representatives
Robert K. Coughlin, President and CEO, MassBio
Angus McQuilken, Vice President, Massachusetts Life Sciences Center
Patient Advocates, Duchenne muscular dystrophy and rare disease communities
Chris Garabedian, President and CEO, Sarepta Therapeutics
Representatives from our local life sciences community
And most importantly, patients and families from the Duchenne community
10:00 AM: WELCOME & INTRODUCTION TO SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS
10:05 AM: REMARKS FROM DISTINGUISHED GUESTS
10:25 AM: RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY
10:30 AM: RECEPTION AND GUIDED TOURS OF SAREPTA HQ AND LABORATORY
Parking will be validated for guests who park in the garage at 245 First Street (Enter via