In the Trenches with RoosterBio’s Jon Rowley

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If you haven’t followed FITCI lately, you’re missing out.  Under a new CEO, Kathie Callahan Brady, FITCI is foraging a new mold for incubation and the entrepreneurial community in Frederick. One recent program they have launched is a new video interview series, In The Trenches, with FITCI advisors where they dig into their stories and uncover [….]

GSK’s Head of Global Recruitment goes live on facebook – Sept 28th

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When it comes to engaging job seekers and evangelizing the great employees and culture at a company, one can argue that no big biopharma does it better than GSK. GSK is a global biopharmaceutical company based out of the UK with their Global Vaccine Headquarters and a BioPharma Manufacturing operation based here in Rockville, MD.  The [….]

$2.5 Million Grant Awarded to BioHealth Capital Region Research Collaborative to Fight Deadly Virus

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$2.5 Million Grant Awarded to BioHealth Capital Region Research Collaborative to Fight Deadly Virus Scientists from across the BioHealth Capital Region will collaborate on a five-year, $2.5 million grant from the Department of Defense to fight the Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus (VEEV), a South American-borne disease that can cause long-term neurological problems and even death.   [….]

BioTalk Podcast Energized by Jeff Galvin, CEO of American Gene Technologies

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In this one episode of BioTalk Jeff Galvin, CEO & Founder of American Gene Technoloogies (AGT), becomes one of the best evangelists for the BioHealth Capital Region and reveals why AGT is on a trajectory to be the Microsoft of gene therapy and personalized medicine. “The key elements in success boil down to the right people being [….]

Women In Bio Capital Region Presents: “HERstory Gala 2018: Honoring Outstanding Women in Biotech”

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Women In Bio Capital Region Presents: “HERstory Gala 2018: Honoring Outstanding Women in Biotech” The HERstory Gala is the premier event for the Women In Bio (WIB) Capital Region chapter and supporters. The Gala will be held on December 13, 2018 from 7pm-10pm at VisArts in Rockville. This elegant event attracts men and women from [….]

Christy Wyskiel, Head of all Things Entrepreneurship at Johns Hopkins University Featured on NextGen Ventures Podcast

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Christy Wyskiel, Head of all Things Entrepreneurship at Johns Hopkins University Featured on NextGen Ventures Podcast Just four years after joining Johns Hopkins University as a Senior Advisor to the President, Christy Wyskiel is showing how to transform the worlds leading research university into a world leader in commercialization as well.  In this short time she [….]

BioTalk Podcast with Matt Brady, Vice President at Scheer Partners

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BioTalk Podcast with Matt Brady, Vice President at Scheer Partners This episode of BioTalk really shed some light on the real estate market for lab space in the region, and what that means for life science businesses who are growing or relocating to the area. No matter if you’re a CEO or a student entering the market, [….]

BioTalk Podcast w/ Jim Jackson, CSO of Emergent & Jim Hughes, VP at UMB

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In this first part of two episodes, Rich sits down with leaders from different parts of the BHCR to talk about what they are working on, and their thoughts on the event. His guests are Jim Jackson, SVP, CSO at Emergent BioSolutions and Jim Hughes, Vice President at the University of Maryland, Baltimore. Listen now [….]

Interview with Douglas Liu, Qiagen’s SVP of Global Operations

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David Petr of Montgomery County Economic Development talks with Douglas Liu, SVP of Global Operations for Qiagen, about how his company makes improvements in life possible, what it’s like to work for Qiagen and the employees they look for when hiring. For more on MCEDC and other great companies in Montgomery County visit https://thinkmoco.com/

BioTalk Podcast w/ 20/20 Gene Systems CEO Johnathan Cohen

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Johnathan Cohen., Founder, and Chief Executive Officer, 20/20 GeneSystems Inc. joins Rich Bendis to discuss cancer diagnostics, crowdfunding, and where his company is headed. Under Mr. Cohen’s leadership, 20/20 GeneSystems has brought in approximately $7.5 million in grant funding and launched two successful products, a kit for suspicious powders used by hundreds of emergency responder [….]