Virtual 2021 BioHealth Capital Region Forum

Top 3 by 2023

September 13-14, 2021 Two Half-Days


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


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

BioHealth Capital Region Partners

Sonosa Medical Spins Out of the MDC Studio

August 17, 2021

Baltimore, August 17, 2021 The MDC Studio is pleased to announce the spin-out of the company, Sonosa Medical, Inc., as an independent entity. Founded in 2019, Sonosa Medical is developing next-generation…

MissionGO and The Living Legacy Foundation of Maryland Reshape the Future of Medical Blood Transport with Successful Unmanned Aircraft Flight

August 17, 2021

BALTIMORE, Aug. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As donation and transplantation needs continue to rise in Maryland and across America, a faster, safer and more efficient solution for organ and…

University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) Grants Pumas-AI Exclusive License of Analytics Platform to Enhance Drug Development

August 16, 2021

Company spun out of University of Maryland School of Pharmacy provides a sophisticated pharmaceutical modeling and simulation platform with upgraded Productivity and Compliance Suites BALTIMORE, Aug. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Pumas-AI, a University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) startup…

Connected DMV Formally Launches Global Pandemic Prevention and Biodefense Center

August 11, 2021

August 11, 2021 (Washington, D.C.) – A bold new public-private partnership to prevent future viral outbreaks from becoming pandemics has moved one step closer to realization, as the Greater Washington cross-sector…

CvilleBioHub Announces Leadership Transition as the Biotechnology Innovation Cluster Experiences Strong Growth in Central Virginia

August 10, 2021

Expanded entrepreneurship program will accelerate progress for new companies August 10, 2021, Charlottesville, VA — CvilleBioHub today announces a leadership transition, naming Stephany Oettinger as Executive Director to succeed Nikki…

BioBuzz: AGT’s HIV Cure Cell Therapy Clears First Safety Hurdle with DSMB Nod

August 10, 2021

American Gene Technologies’ goal to develop a cure for HIV moved one step closer to reality. After infusing the first patient with its cell therapy candidate AGT103-T, the company announced…