August 4, 2020         
Nextt Launches Healthcare Supplies Division to Provide Medical Grade PPE Products During Pandemic   •   Pastor Donte Hickman of the Southern Baptist Church and Senator Chris VanHollen (D-MD) collaborated on the Neighborhood Economic   •   Red Roof® Supports the Thurgood Marshall College Fund under its Room in Your Heart Purpose Campaign   •   Miss Teen Florida International, Jadyn Luberto, Crowned Miss Teen International 2020   •   St. Christopher's Inn Welcomes New Executive Director   •   Citizens Bank Announces Grant Program for Minority-Owned Small Businesses   •   Non-Slip Earbuds From Letsfit and Freebit Ensure Better Workouts at an Affordable Price   •   TeamDynamix Receives Three Top Rankings from Comparably 2020 Awards: Best CEO for Women, Best Leadership Team and Best Professio   •   Grandparents Raising Grandchildren in the United States: New Research Into Characteristics and Challenges   •   The New USAFacts Coronavirus Impact and Recovery Hub Gives Americans a Free and Easy Way to Get Real-Time Facts They Can Count O   •   GSBA And Comcast Washington Launch Ready for Business Fund to Support Small Businesses   •   Akamai Technologies Joins Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council's Tech Compact for Social Justice   •   NIH Awards $2.3 Million to The Lundquist Institute to Study the Impact of Vaping While Pregnant   •   Eye Level Literary Award 2020 for Aspiring Young Authors Goes Online   •   AARP Pennsylvania to Mobilize Older Voters Ahead of 2020 Elections   •   Vertical Entertainment Announces Release Of 'SWITCHED'   •   Marler Clark, the Salmonella Lawyers, file the first Red Onion Salmonella Lawsuit against Thomson International   •   Pope Francis Recognizes Knights of Columbus for Building "Fraternal, Just and Equitable World" as Knights Begin 138th Annual Con   •   NewRez Senior Vice President, Debbie Knotts, Receives HousingWire’s Women of Influence Award   •   Ramsey Press Begins Presale of Book Know Yourself, Know Your Money by Two-time #1 National Best-selling Author Rachel Cruze
Bookmark and Share

Natera Recognized as a 'Force for Change' by Leading Women Entrepreneurs (LWE)

Natera Recognized as a 'Force for Change' by Leading Women Entrepreneurs (LWE)

PR Newswire

SAN CARLOS, Calif., July 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Natera, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTRA), a pioneer and global leader in cell-free DNA testing, has received the Force for Change Illuminator award from LWE, accepted by Sheetal Parmar, Natera's VP of Medical Affairs.

The Force for Change awards are held in partnership with LWE, an organization that has recognized over 500 outstanding women leaders and innovative companies over the past decade. In this unprecedented year, LWE focused on organizations that have made a significant and positive impact on the lives of others during the COVID-19 pandemic.

"We are delighted to honor Natera with the Force for Change Illuminator award. This year, we carefully selected individuals and companies that we believe are paving the way for a brighter future and are leaders in their respective fields," said Linda Wellbrock, founder and CEO of LWE. "We are inspired by Natera's mission to change the way disease is managed worldwide. The company's programs to support patients, healthcare providers, and employees during the pandemic made it clear to us that Natera is a true force for change and driver of innovation."

Sheetal Parmar, who leads the Clinical Services and Medical Education teams at Natera, and is co-chair of Women of Natera, an employee resource group that supports workplace equality and diversity, was recognized for her individual contributions to Natera's mission and values. "We are proud to not only be recognized for our scientific advances and COVID-19 efforts, but also for our commitment to promoting diversity at all levels of our business," said Parmar. "Embracing diverse backgrounds and viewpoints has been a catalyst for innovation and growth, enabling us to develop best-in-class products and services that uniquely meet the needs of our patients and healthcare providers."

The Force for Change awards ceremony will be held virtually on November 2, 2020. Visit lweworld.com to learn more.

About Natera

Natera is a global leader in cell-free DNA testing. The mission of the company is to change the management of disease worldwide with a focus on reproductive health, oncology, and organ transplantation. Natera operates an ISO 13485-certified and CAP-accredited laboratory certified under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) in San Carlos, Calif. It offers proprietary genetic testing services to inform obstetricians, transplant physicians, oncologists, and cancer researchers, including biopharmaceutical companies, and genetic laboratories through its cloud-based software platform. For more information, visit natera.com. Follow Natera on LinkedIn.

Forward-Looking Statements

All statements other than statements of historical facts contained in this press release are forward-looking statements and are not a representation that Natera's plans, estimates, or expectations will be achieved. These forward-looking statements represent Natera's expectations as of the date of this press release, and Natera disclaims any obligation to update the forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially, including with respect to our efforts to develop and commercialize new product offerings, our expectations of the reliability, accuracy and performance of our screening tests, or of the benefits of our screening tests and product offerings to patients, providers and payers. Additional risks and uncertainties are discussed in greater detail in "Risk Factors" in Natera's recent filings on Forms 10-K and 10-Q and in other filings Natera makes with the SEC from time to time. These documents are available at www.natera.com/investors and www.sec.gov.

Contacts

Investor Relations: Mike Brophy, CFO, Natera, Inc., 510-826-2350

Media: Paul Greenland, VP of Corporate Marketing, pr@natera.com

 

Cision View original content to download multimedia:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/natera-recognized-as-a-force-for-change-by-leading-women-entrepreneurs-lwe-301092731.html

SOURCE Natera, Inc.



Back to top
| Back to home page
Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News