LifeQuest: Georgia’s Biosciences Magazine
LifeQuest: Georgia’s Biosciences Magazine tells the remarkable story of how Georgia’s robust and diverse life sciences community is healing, fueling, and feeding the world, one compelling innovation at a time.
Inside the 2012 issue:
How a strategy devised by Atlanta's most accomplished hero, Dr. William H. Foege, earned this physician and epidemiologist the Presidential Medal of Freedom this year for his efforts to eradicate small pox in the 70s.
Plus: Georgia's leadership in global health began long before biotech industry giant Baxter International selected Georgia for the site of its largest U.S. Plasma processing plant. In fact, Georgia is the place to practice global health and make a difference, thanks to an extensive supporting cast of government agencies, medical centers, top-tier universities, nonprofit organizations and pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.
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LifeQuest is a product of Atlanta Magazine Custom Media.
2011 Edition featuring CDC director Thomas Frieden
In the 2011 edition of LifeQuest, CDC director Thomas Frieden discussed battling tuberculosis and other infectious diseases while also targeting public health scourges that have environmental, lifestyle, or genetic causes. The issue also crunched the number of the state's bioeconomy and looked at clinical trials in Georgia that are providing the next generation of drugs, vaccines, and medical devices.