California Life Sciences Association Honors Congressman Tony Cárdenas and Congresswoman Mimi Walters
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California Legislators Named 2016 Visionary Award Winners
San Francisco and San Diego – California Life Sciences Association (CLSA), the nation’s largest statewide life sciences public policy, advocacy and business solutions organization, today announced Representatives Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley) and Mimi Walters (R-Irvine) as the recipients of the 2016 Visionary Awards, presented at CLSA’s annual Washington, D.C. program held at the Folger Shakespeare Library. The 2016 Visionary Awards were presented by CLSA President and CEO Sara Radcliffe, in recognition of the leadership of Cárdenas and Walters and their efforts to promote sound policies for advancing life sciences research, investment and innovation. The Visionary Awards program was held this week and was attended by nearly 150 leaders in the life sciences, public policy and patient advocacy communities.