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The HBA Greater Philadelphia congratulated Jenny Teal, CRM & CLP Leader, AstraZeneca, as its 1,000th member on Thursday, September 16 at its September program, “Working with Women: Research-based Survival Techniques,” hosted by Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. in Horsham, PA.

What an inspiring way to start your day on September 30th - breakfast with leaders in the dynamic Biotech Bay! Our esteemed panel of experts shared the challenges they have faced and overcome to be successful in today’s healthcare industry.

The HBA announced today that it anticipates record-breaking attendance at its 2010 Leadership Conference, October 27-29, at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown hotel. Close to 1,000 healthcare leaders from North America and Europe are expected to converge in Philadelphia at the end of this month for one of the premier leadership conferences for healthcare professionals.

Now is the perfect time to get more involved in the HBA. The HBA Boston Chapter's committees offer a wide array of opportunities that focus on many interest areas. Review the many volunteer opportunities available and decide which one is right for you!

Within just four years since its inception, the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter (HBA GP) now has 1,000 professionals from the local healthcare industry as members.

Annual award recognizes efforts to strengthen the “Advancement, Commitment and Engagement” of women’s careers in healthcare industry

In response to the needs of HBA members in transition, we are pleased to announce a new hardship assistance grant. This one-time grant significantly reduces the membership renewal rate for an individual who has been part of HBA for at least two consecutive years and is currently in need of financial assistance due to involuntary unemployment.

Featured speakers will be Sue Brody, president and CEO of Bayfront Medical Center and Ceci Zak, immediate past-president of HBA and vice president of business innovation with sanofi-aventis.

Cegedim Dendrite, an HBA corporate partner and one of the life science industry’s leading providers of customer relationship management (CRM) solutions, joins a growing list of 2010 HBA Leadership Conference sponsors.

The HBA Career Center offers two levels of job postings. The first is to post only to the HBA site and that offers access to the nearly 700 resumes in our database. The second level is the network level. The HBA is a part of the National Healthcare Network, a group of 220 associations with career centers. This option allows employers access to a database of nearly 58,000 resumes.