Two LaVoieHealthScience Workshops at 2019 BIO International Convention to Highlight Strategies for Communicating with Investors, Media and Partners

Sep 12, 2019

Faculty includes Industry Veterans, Dr. Mark Monane, Angus McQuilken and LaVoieHealthScience Consultants

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BOSTON – April 11, 2019 – This year at the 2019 BIO International Convention, to be held in Philadelphia, PA, a new workshop will feature faculty members from Monane Group Clinical Consulting LLC, international law firm McDermott Will & Emery  and LaVoieHealthScience.

This pre-conference half-day workshop session, titled Building Value for Your Assets: Communicating with Investors and Partners, takes place Sunday, June 2, 2019 from 1:00-5:00 PM. Convention registration is not needed to attend this workshop, but advanced registration is required. Register here

This interactive workshop is for mid-to-senior executives of biotechnology, pharma, medical, digital health, medical device and diagnostic companies. Learn from case studies and come away with tangible deliverables designed to jumpstart your communications program around an investable story that builds value for your assets.

Presenters include Dr. Mark Monane, Principal and Chief Medical Officer of Monane Group Clinical Consulting LLC, and Angus McQuilken, Business Development Manager, Life Sciences at McDermott Will & Emery.

As an experienced medical strategist as well as former sellside analyst and chief medical officer, Dr. Monane offers an essential Wall Street insight on story-telling that resonates, while McQuilken, former Vice President for Communications & Marketing for the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, a state-funded life science investment agency, provides media, communications and marketing insights from working with early and mid-stage life sciences companies.

Senior consultants at LaVoieHealthScience including Donna L. LaVoie, President & CEO, Sharon Correia, SVP, Integrated Communications and Paul Sagan, AVP, Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, provide practical experience from the combined 50+ years of experience in life sciences investor, partner and media case study work.

“It’s an honor to provide key learnings to life science companies from around the globe at this pre-conference workshop with my distinguished faculty,” stated Donna L. LaVoie.

During the 2019 BIO International Convention, Donna L. LaVoie will also present the LHS Fifteen Slide Presentation® workshop on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 1:00 PM. This workshop is designed help companies tell their company story in just fifteen slides. Audience members at this session will have the unique opportunity to share their elevator pitches and receive live feedback.

About 2019 BIO International Convention

The 2019 BIO International Convention offers access to the BIO Business Forum, 3,500 companies in BIO One-on-One Partnering™, keynotes, BIO evening events, premium education sessions and 19+ session tracks.


LaVoieHealthScience partners with leading health and science brands to build value for their companies, attract capital and reach key stakeholders through integrated communications, access and marketing. The firm provides public relations, investor relations and marketing and digital communications to build recognition and increase sales and value for health science innovations. The agency has received over 30 awards in recognition of the work it has done for its health and science industry-leading clients and was inducted in the 2018 Inc. 5000 Hall of Fame List of Fastest Growing Private Companies.


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