HSSA was established by the Washington legislature to promote bioscience-based economic
development in Spokane County, and to advance new therapies and procedures to combat
disease and to promote public health.
The HSSA invests funds to create and support a nationally competitive health care
cluster in Spokane County catalyzing connections between higher education and health
care that lead to high wage jobs, long-term sustainability, and economic diversification.
HSSA funds the very best projects through a competitive, well-monitored and accountable
WBBA Summit in Spokane May 21st (05/21/2015)
The Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association (WBBA) will host its annual Leadership Summit in Spokane May21, 2015, at WSU Spokane. Leaders from across the state meet in Spokane to share knowledge about major life science activities and initiatives. Anyone involved or interested in health sciences research, private or public, health care leadership or related fields, should attend. To learn more visit www.washbio.org.
HSSA Board to Meet May 6, 2015 (05/06/2015)
The HSSA Board met March 4th and the minutes of that meeting have been posted. We had some difficulty scheduling the first meeting of the year due to illness and schedules. We apologize for any inconvenience.
The next meeting of the Board is scheduled for May 6, 2015. Subsequent 2015 meetings are scheduled for August 5th and November 4th. All meetings are held at the McKinstry SIERR Building and begin at 3 PM. Please mark your calendars.
Anticipated HSSA Board Vacancies in 2015 (04/30/2015)
HSSA anticipates three Board vacancies in the upcoming months. One each appointed by the City of Spokane Mayor, Spokane County Commissioners and the Governor. If you are interested in serving on a hard-working, dynamic board for an organization whose mission in funding bioscience research in Spokane County, please contact us. Experience in the life sciences, research, commercialization, health sciences/care is most helpful. Send a letter expressing your interest and your resume to HSSA, 850 E S
HSSA Board Meeting Rescheduled to Feb. 19 (02/19/2015)
The HSSA's Feb. 4th Board meeting was canceled due to an illness. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
The Board meeting has been rescheduled to Feb. 19th. The Board will meet at 3 PM at McKinstry SIERR Building, 850 E Spokane Falls Boulevard, in the Roundhouse 1 and 2 conference rooms.
HSSA Board Meets February 4, 2015 (02/04/2015)
The HSSA Board of Directors will meet Wed., February 4, 2015, 3 PM at the McKinstry SIERR Building, 850 E Spokane Falls Blvd. The meeting will be held in the Roundhouse 1 & 2 conference room and the public is welcome. The agenda for the meeting may be found under the News & Events tab on the home page.
HSSA Board Sets 2015 Meeting Schedule (01/01/2015)
HSSA's Board of Directors has set its 2015 quarterly meeting schedule for February 4, May 6, August 5 and November 4. All meetings will be held at 3 p.m. at the McKinstry SIERR Building at 850 E Spokane Falls Boulevard in the Roundhouse 1 & 2 conference rooms. The public is welcome to attend.
HSSA Board officers are Nancy Isserlis, Chair; Earl F. "Marty" Martin, Vice Chair; Jason Thackston, Finance Chair, and Mike Wilson, Grants Chair. Other Board members include Gary Pollack, Ph.D, Dr. Jeff more...