2019 BioHealth Capital Region Forum

Top 3 by 2023
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April 8+9, 2019 | 1 MedImmune Way
Gaithersburg MD, 20878

 

2019 BioHealth Capital Region Forum

Top 3 by 2023
Save the Date
April 8+9, 2019 | 1 MedImmune Way
Gaithersburg MD, 20878

 

20% of the top influencers worldwide in vaccine development

 

World-class tech + big data + biotech + White House Precision Medicine Initiative = new frontiers in patient-centered medicine

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MD | DC | VA

Our Goal: To become a Top 3 BioHealth Hub by 2023.

We are the research engine for the nation and the world. A lifeblood of support for taking new medicines to market. A place where health policymakers and patient advocates seek a better way forward. A home to the established and the startup, pioneering big ideas for human health and hope.

Driving Innovation and Entrepreneurship

  • World–renowned research institutions and universities
  • Influential policymakers and advocacy groups pioneering new health strategies
  • World–leading infectious disease research and vaccine development
  • Fastest growing region for healthcare companies in the U.S.
  • Rated #1 in the nation for science and engineering talent
  • Mission control for the National Cancer Moonshot Initiative

Founding Partners

Interview: Viela Bio Eyes BLA for Lead Asset Only One Year After Launch

March 21, 2019

One year after spinning out from AstraZeneca’s MedImmune, Viela Bio is already anticipating filing a Biologics License Application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its lead asset, inebilizumab. Chief Executive Officer Bing Yao…

Takeda and HemoShear Therapeutics Extend Exclusive Drug Discovery Partnership in Liver Diseases

March 20, 2019

HemoShear Therapeutics, LLC, a privately held biotechnology company, today announced an extension of its partnership with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited to discover and develop additional novel therapeutics for liver diseases,…

We’re not doing enough for our kids | Kurt Newman | TEDxTysons – YouTube

March 18, 2019

It all begins at birth. That’s the starting point for Kurt Newman as he shares his poignant journey as a pediatric surgeon. Newman offers a new perspective for approaching the…

2019’s Most & Least Innovative States – Maryland Ranked 4th

March 18, 2019

Innovation is a principal driver of U.S. economic growth. In 2019, the U.S. will spend an estimated $581 billion on research and development — more than any other country in the world…

Be Bold. Cutting-edge Lab Space Available at the Gateway of the NIH. Delivering Summer 2021.

March 18, 2019

Cutting Edge Lab Space Available The NIH is the cornerstone to the world scientific community and is the largest life sciences engine in the US. Bethesda Bio gives life science…

These 3 tech investors are the most active in the DMV: report – Technical.ly DC

March 18, 2019

Three investment firms topped the list of local tech investors in the DMV region according to CB Insights‘ report, The United States of Venture Capital. View Article