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Midlands Area Women in Life Sciences Breakfast!

Join us as we celebrate women leaders in the life sciences industry.  

Featured Speaker:  Lou Kennedy, CEO, Nephron Pharmaceuticals

Location: Nexsen Pruet; Columbia

Date: October 6

A light breakfast will be provided as well as networking time.

This is our second Women In Life Sciences event this year.  We will use the session to gather input from the group to develop programming to support females in the industry.  All SCbio investors and members, including men, are welcome to attend! 

Registration will open soon. Limited to 25-30 guests.

8:00am- 8:20am:  Breakfast & Networking

8:20am – 8:35am:  Lou Kennedy, CEO, Nephron Pharmaceuticals

8:35am – 8:45am:  What’s Next: Learning & Leadership in the life sciences

8:45am – 9:15am:  Networking & Close

If you are not a SCbio member, email us at to learn how to become involved.


SCbio Team

Please sign up below if you are a member, the cost is $15:


Tamia Sumpter

Tamia is a driven senior undergraduate Bioengineering student currently enrolled at Clemson University. With a strong foundation in her field, she has honed her skills through hands-on experience in research and development at Eli Lilly & Company. During her time in the ADME department, Tamia contributed significantly by working on siRNAs and their applications in finding In Vitro-In Vivo Correlation (IVIVC). Looking ahead, Tamia has set her sights on a promising career in law. She aspires to specialize in Intellectual Property Law, with a particular focus on serving as in-house counsel for leading medical device or pharmaceutical companies. Her enthusiasm for this role is palpable as she prepares to embark on her legal journey! She is also a proud member of the Omicron Phi chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., PEER Mentor for Clemson PEER/WiSE, and currently serves as the President of Clemson Bioengineering Organization (CBO). With her unique blend of scientific knowledge and legal interests, Tamia is poised to make a meaningful impact in the healthcare and life sciences industries.