[imageframe lightbox=”no” lightbox_image=”” style_type=”bottomshadow” bordercolor=”” bordersize=”0px” borderradius=”0″ stylecolor=”” align=”left” link=”” linktarget=”_self” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″ class=”” id=””]Wainwright Fishburn[/imageframe]M. Wainwright Fishburn, Jr. is a partner in the Cooley LLP Business department and Board Member of the Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance.

As a recognized life science and digital health thought-leader, Wain is a frequent speaker at programs addressing industry issues, including keynotes at the 2014 and 2015 International CES Digital Health Summit, USC’s Body Computing Conference, the Impact Forum and the Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance’s Convergence Summit. Wain currently serves as Co-Chair of the 2015 BIO Digital Health Forum at the BIO International Convention for the second consecutive year.

Mr. Fishburn has assisted as counsel to numerous start-up companies and is a founder of two publicly-traded companies. He is immediate past Chairman of the Sanford-Burnham Institute for Medical Research, one of the nation’s leading independent biomedical research institutes. He recently joined The Executive Committee of the Board of the UCSD Moores Cancer Center where he is afforded a clinical perspective in the application of breakthroughs in genomic medicine and serves on the organizing committee for the Center for Personalized Cancer Therapy. He is a founding director of the Corporate Directors Forum and BIOCOM.

Mr. Fishburn received a JD degree in 1981 from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law and served as President of the Hastings Board of Governors. He received a BA from the University of Arizona and has served on the University of Arizona Technology Advisory Committee.