Miami, FL Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP announced that H. Allan Shore, Co-Chair of the firm's Wealth Transfer Group and member of the Tax Group, was recently appointed to the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine's Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute (ISCI) Governance Advisory Board. In this position, Mr. Shore will work with other board members to establish plans and policies that will guide the ISCI, as well as review and implement the findings and recommendations of the Scientific Advisory Board regarding stem cell research and products to treat life-threatening conditions.
In addition to the ISCI, Mr. Shore is actively involved in the University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, of which he is a Grand Founder and member of the Board of Governors, and serves on the University's Office of Estate and Gift Planning Advisory Board. He is also appointed to the Board of Directors of the United Way of Miami-Dade.
Mr. Shore focuses his practice in the areas of high net worth estate and personal tax planning, and has extensive experience in structuring and coordinating major gifts to universities, medical institutions, foundations and other charitable organizations. Mr. Shore is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and is Board Certified in Taxation by The Florida Bar.
The ISCI seeks to develop new therapies using stem cell biology for the treatment of incurable diseases through stem cell research at the University of Miami, and to develop treatments for debilitating conditions such as heart, neurological and bone disease, cancer, diabetes, eye diseases and other ailments that currently have no cure.
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