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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 process.

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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...

HSSA "Special" Board Meeting Dec. 23, 2014 (12/23/2014)

The HSSA Board will conduct a "Special" Board meeting by conference call at 10 AM on Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014. The meeting will have only one item for discussion related to action on a specific grant proposal. HSSA Board meetings are public, so members of the public wishes to listen may contact the HSSA Executive Director at 509.483.5985 to make arrangements to do so.  

HSSA Announces 8/6 Strategic Review, Board Meeting (08/06/2014)

The HSSA Board plans a strategic review of its investment policies and other matters on August 6, 2014 from 12 noon to 3 p.m., followed by its regularly scheduled Board meeting. The Board will hear from three community experts, Dr. John Roll, Vice Provost, WSU Spokane; Roger Woodworth, VP and Chief Strategy Officer, Avista Corp., and Antony Chiang, President, Empire Health Foundation. In addition, the board will hear from committee chairs and members about its financial and performance reviews.   more...

HSSA Board Sets 2014 Meeting Schedule (01/08/2014)

HSSA is set to meet on the following dates in 2014: Wednesday, January 8 Wednesday, April 16 Wednesday, August 6 Wednesday, December 10 All meetings begin at 3 p.m. and will be held in the McKinstry SIERR Building, 850 E Spokane Falls Boulevard, unless otherwise notified.   


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