All Access Healthcare - Regional Life Sciences Outlook

February 2, 2023
8:30am - 10:00am
Auditorium at 360 Hamilton Ave
White Plains, NY

The tri-state region leads the nation in recent Life Science activity.
Hear why and what the outlook is going forward.

Mary Howard, FirstXFounder
Teresa Leste, Deloitte
George Santo, CFA, J.P. Morgan
Dr. Raj Ratan, MD, PhD, Burke Neurological Institute
Deborah Viola, MBA, PhD, Westchester Medical Center

8:30am: Registration/Networking/Continental Breakfast Buffet

9:00am: Program Begins

Parking available across the street at

Hamilton-Main Garage

365 Hamilton Avenue
White Plains, NY 10601


Mary Howard
Mary Howard is a serial entrepreneur and founder of Westchester County Biosciences Accelerator, a competitive entry life sciences accelerator program initiated by Westchester County Office of Economic Development. The program launched in 2020 and 30 alums collectively raised $15M since 2020 and...
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Teresa Leste
Teresa Leste is a Principal at Deloitte Consulting and leads the U.S. Life Sciences mid-market practice. Her experience spans the cross functional value chain, and she advises CXO executives on managing growth with emphasis on enterprise value maximization. She is a member of Deloitte's Life...
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George Santo, CFA
J.P. Morgan
George Santo is a Relationship Executive and Banker with J.P. Morgan’s Life Sciences Commercial Banking team, based in New York. He works with biotechnology, medical device, and diagnostic companies, helping them solve their financial services needs, including cash management, international...
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Dr. Raj Ratan, MD, PhD
Burke Neurological Institute
Rajiv (“Raj”) Ratan received his B.A. in Neuroscience (Magna Cum Laude) from Amherst College in 1981 and received the John Woodruff Simpson Fellowship in Medicine. He completed an M.D. and Ph.D. at the New York University School of Medicine where he graduated as a member of AOA in 1988. He...
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Deborah Viola, MBA, PhD
Westchester Medical Center
Deborah Viola, PhD is Vice President, Office of Research and Grants Administration (RGA) at Westchester Medical Center Health Network. The RGA functions as the Protocol Activation Committee for research proposals for investigator-initiated, government agency, and industry-sponsored human subject...
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Co-Hosted by Westchester County Office of Economic Devlopment