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

REGENXBIO Announces Closing of Eye Care Collaboration Agreement with AbbVie

November 11, 2021

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — REGENXBIO Inc. (Nasdaq: RGNX) today announced the closing of its Collaboration and License Agreement with AbbVie to develop and commercialize RGX-314, a potential one-time gene therapy…

Maryland’s Gain Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Breakthrough Pre-Clinical Data of Novel Small Molecules for the Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease and Gaucher Disease

November 11, 2021

Study results demonstrate first small molecule approach to significantly reduce phosphorylated and aggregated -synuclein and increase GCase protein levels with transport to the lysosomes in iPSC dopaminergic neurons Results presented at…

BioBuzz – Maryland Secretary of Commerce Tours New I-270 Innovation Labs, Flexible Lab Space Meeting Critical Industry Need

November 10, 2021

Maryland Secretary of Commerce Kelly M. Schulz toured the new I-270 Innovation Labs on November 3rd, welcoming the much-needed center to the state’s tech and life sciences industries. The 22,000…

BioTalk Welcomes Ellington West, CEO & Co-founder of Sonavi Labs

November 8, 2021

Ellington West, CEO & Co-founder of Sonavi Labs, joins BioTalk to discuss their building the startup, their medical device, and raising funds in the BioHealth Capital Region. Listen via Apple,…

Early Charm Announces Doubling of Production and Development Space at Baltimore’s 1100 Wicomico

November 2, 2021

Early Charm’s continued portfolio company and staff growth drive need for more development and production space November 2, 2021, Baltimore, MD – In a move to accommodate its continued fast…

BioTalk Welcomes Amritha Jaishankar, PhD, Executive Director, Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund (MSCRF)

November 1, 2021

Amritha Jaishankar, PhD, Executive Director, Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund (MSCRF), joins BioTalk to discuss her career, investing in Maryland, and accelerating cures. Listen via Apple, Google, Spotify, and TuneIn….