GCMI CEO Sherry Farrugia

The Center for Global Health Innovation (CGHI) recently announced the winners of its 2023 Golden Helix Awards. Congratulations to GCMI’s CEO, Sherry Farrugia, recipient of the 2023 Industry Growth Awards for her impact on the life sciences industry in the state. The Industry Growth Awards are the highest honors bestowed each year by CGHI.


From the announcement, CGHI’s CEO Maria Thacker Goethe said, “Our community strives to improve patients’ lives, support workforce development, grow Georgia’s economy, and be a driving force for good in the world. The Golden Helix Awards highlights those lasting contributions made by many in the life sciences sector in Georgia.” 


“I am deeply honored to accept this prestigious award, and I proudly share it with the entirety of the Atlanta and Georgia life science community who have supported me throughout my journey. A special thank you to the GCMI team who contribute daily to the development, testing, training, and commercialization of innovative medical products that improve the human condition,” Ms. Farrugia says. “I also thank our sponsors, industry and institutional alike, for entrusting us to work side by side to accelerate their technologies’ path to market and patient care.”


The formal awards presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 29, 2023 at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta. Interested parties can register here.


Congratulations Sherry and team!