Seattle, WA | November 29, 2011

The Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI) announced today that IDRI formulation scientist Dr. Christopher Fox will present at this week’s Forum on The US-India Commercial Relationship: The Knowledge Economy. The forum, to be held in Washington DC, is sponsored by the University of Washington Jackson School of International Studies, and will also include noted speakers from the US Departments of State and Commerce, the India Ministry of Commerce, and other high level officials.

The forum has been organized for members of Congress, their staff, members of the US India Business Council, policy makers, members of think tanks and academia. A series of four panels will explore developments in the US-India economic relationship. Dr. Fox will discuss IDRI’s efforts to transfer technology to India collaborators related to IDRI’s vaccine technology.

The US — India Commercial Relationship: The Knowledge Economy

Jackson School Information
South Asia Center
Thursday December 1, 2011
9:00 am to 5:15 pm
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC
uwindia@uw.edu

About IDRI

The Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI) is a Seattle-based not-for-profit organization committed to applying innovative science to the research and development of products to prevent, detect, and treat infectious diseases of poverty. By integrating capabilities, including early stage drug discovery, preclinical testing, manufacturing, and clinical trials, IDRI strives to create an efficient pathway bringing scientific innovation from the laboratory to the people who need it most. For more information, visit www.idri.org.

IDRI contact:
Stewart Parker | 206.518.6281 | media@idri.org