CureAccelerator Live! for Chicago 2020

CureAccelerator Live! for Chicago

September 15, 2020 from 5 – 7pm CT

VIRTUAL for attendees

CureAccelerator Live! is our philanthropic pitch event where up to 5 PIs are the finalists presenting their clinical repurposing trials for up to $50,000 in funding and attendees select the winning project.

Announcing the Winner:


Richard Lieber, PhD

Repurposing a blood cancer treatment to treat muscle contractures in cerebral palsy patients

Ready to Fund Projects:
Contact us to learn more about any of these ready-to-fund clinical repurposing trials. Help us match our funding being raised now!


Sadiya Khan, MD

Combining 3 diuretic drugs for heart failure patients

André Lindsey, PhD

Using EEG as a tool to better assess recovery following brain injury

Margaret Liotta, DO

Repurposing a blood pressure drug for the treatment of recurrent chemo resistant ovarian cancer

CureAccelerator Live! for Chicago is supported by:

Searle Funds at the Chicago Community Trust logo

Thanks also to our Chicago Repurposing Community members: 

Brand Institute supports repurposing research
Golan Christie Taglia supports repurposing research
Horizon Therapeutics supports repurposing research
Recordati Rare Diseases supports repurposing research
Takeda Pharmaceuticals supports repurposing research
TerSera Therapeutics supports repurposing research