Welcome to the Indiana Health Industry Forum (IHIF)

IHIF is a statewide trade association representing members of Indiana's health science business community.  The diverse members of the Indiana Health Industry Forum generate the collective voice of the state’s health and life science industry.  Our mission is to connect key stakeholders to: enhance business networks, advocate for member interests, develop workforce skills, and provide strategic vision in the interest of growing the state’s health industry economy and reputation.

Please explore our site for more information on IHIF and how we serve our members across Indiana.


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IHIF 2015 Annual Meeting - Registration OPEN!!

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 IHIF Is Pleased to Support the Following Events


April 21, 2015
Evanston, IL

Whether you’re a seasoned life science industry player or just entering the market, the iBIO IndEx is a place to converge and connect with key thought leaders and peers from diverse backgrounds, and emerge with new insight to help drive industry-wide growth and transformation.

CSBA ShareRate: IHIF Members may register for the upcoming iBIO IndEx 2015 Conference at the iBIO Member rate, a 40% discount

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 IHIF is a Supporting Partner Organization
Member Discount and Registration Details will be announced soon!

IHIF is pleased ‚Äčto announce its sponsorship and invite you to attend the New York Venture Summit presented by youngStartup Ventures

Special Discount: Use discount code "ihifvip" to receive 10% off the current rates!


The New York Venture Summit

Where Innovation Meets Capital

June 23rd and 24th 2015 | New York City

Come meet, interact and network with more than 500 VCs, Corporate VCs, angel investors, investment bankers and CEOs of early stage and emerging growth companies at the prestigious New York Venture Summit being held on June 23 - 24, 2015 at the Digital Sandbox in New York City.
Whether you’re a startup seeking capital and exposure, or an investor seeking new deals, The New York Venture Summit presented by youngStartup Ventures - is one event you won't want to miss.
A highly productive full-day venture conference, the New York Venture Summit is dedicated to showcasing VCs, Corporate VCs and angel investors committed to funding early stage and emerging companies.
This exclusive summit will feature a distinguished line up of more than 40 Investors on interactive panels; presentations by more than 50 companies seeking funding, and high-level networking opportunities.

Presentation Opportunities Available for Top Innovators

For more information and to register - Click Here


IBJ Power Breakfast


Indiana Regenerative Medicine Symposium

Indianapolis, IN |  May 19-20, 2015

Please join the Regenerative Medicine Working Group in collaboration with the Indiana Center for Vascular Biology and Medicine, Indiana CTSI, IURTC, Biomet, Cook Regentec, Pearl Pathways, and the Indiana Health Industry Forum for a two day symposium:

“Regulatory Pathways for Regenerative Medicine: Cell and Biological Therapeutics” 
Didactic Sessions and Abstracts / Posters: Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 8:30 am - 6:10 pm
Individual Appointments for Regulatory Consultation: (pre-reservation required): Wednesday, May 20, 2015


 The Athenaeum
401 East Michigan Street
Indianapolis, IN

 Download Draft Agenda Here

 Register Here

*Appointment opportunities on May 20 may be filled early, please submit requests as early as possible.  Please submit protocal summaries to Michele Schlegelmilch, mdschleg@iu.edu, (317) 988-4976.  You will be contacted to set an appointment time. 


Attendees are invited to submit abstracts for a concurrent poster session.  Abstracts should be limited to one page, be in 12 point Arial font, and may include figures and tables.  Sources for research support should be included on the last line of the abstract.  Deadline for abstract submission isFriday, May 1.  Abstracts will not be accepted after May 1.  Inquiries regarding abstract submission or poster presentations as well as RSVPs may be directed to Michele Schlegelmilch.

 For additional information, please contact: Michele Schlegelmilch, mdschleg@iu.edu, (317) 988-4976

 Support for this program provided by:

Cook Regentec
 Biomet Pearl Pathways IHIF








Saturday, April 18, 2015