PACT – Patient Advocacy Collaboration Translation: The mission of the iBIO Institute’s PACT Center is to more efficiently connect local, regional and national organizations by appropriately engaging key stakeholders to advance the shared goal of bringing new treatments to patients more efficiently. 

PACT is a first-of-its-kind, patient-centric initiative between local, regional and national organizations, united by the shared mission of improving biomedical research and health outcomes in the life science community.

Member Benefits

Members will interact in a collaborative environment amongst industry, academia and patient groups through a variety of tailored programming intended to enrich research and streamline patient access to cutting-edge therapies.

  • Connect with a diverse life sciences community
  • Network with key stakeholders and propose projects of which PACT staff will initiate
  • Access to monthly programs and other collaborations of interest to each stakeholder group

Members

  • American Heart Association – Midwest Affiliate
  • American Liver Foundation – Great Lakes Division
  • American Women’s Medical Association
  • Bounce Children’s Foundation
  • CureSearch for Children’s Cancer
  • Cures within Reach
  • Epilepsy Foundation Greater Chicago
  • Gift of Hope
  • Healthcare Research Associates
  • International Foundation for Autoimmune Arthritis
  • Patrick Grange Memorial Foundation
  • Pastors4PCOR
  • Rush to Live
  • We Work For Health
  • Westside Institute for Science and Education (WISE)
  • Without Warning
  • Rush University Medical Center
  • University of Illinois at Chicago – College of Pharmacy
  • University of Chicago – Institute for Translational Medicine

Industry Sponsors

  • Biotechnology Innovation Organization
  • Horizon Pharma
  • Takeda Pharmaceuticals
  • Pfizer
  • PhRMA
  • AstraZeneca

Start-Up Companies

  • rMark Bio, Inc.
  • Investigational Support Services

JOIN PACT AND SUPPORT US IN IMPROVING HEALTHCARE OUTCOMES

Our Sponsors

Upcoming events

  • 23 Apr 2019

    MedCity INVEST

    Join us at MedCity INVEST Premier National Healthcare Investing Conference  April 23-24 in Chicago Save Now with Partner Code IBIO MedCity INVEST, taking…
  • 30 Apr 2019

    CPhI North America Conference

    April 30 – May 2, 2019 McCormick Center, Chicago Join the Only Pharmaceutical Industry Event for the North American Supply…
  • 14 May 2019

    Life Sciences Bootcamp for In-House Counsel

    REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! McDermott’s cross-functional team of life sciences professionals present the inaugural Chicago-Area Life Sciences Bootcamp focusing on issues…

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