Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is in the news lately and for good reason. Diseases that were once easy to treat are becoming increasingly difficult to cure. But the largest contributor to AMR is a disease that rarely makes headlines – drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB), the world’s only airborne drug-resistant infection. DR-TB makes up a third of the [….]
Representatives from Johnson & Johnson Innovation will provide an overview of goals and mission, highlighting how Johnson & Johnson Innovation interacts with the entrepreneurial community through JLABS, JJDC, The Innovation Centers and Janssen Business & Development.
Here’s Why the First Cure for HIV Could Emerge from Maryland These Five Life Science Organizations are Striving to Cure HIV For those that lived through the devastation and horror of the HIV/AIDS epidemic of the early 1980s, effective treatment, let alone a cure for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), seemed unimaginable. Some three decades later, [….]
The MTC Industry Awards Celebration honors the best in Maryland’s technology and life sciences communities as we recognize the work of individuals and companies that have changed the landscape of their industries and have ultimately touched the lives of millions of people. Awards go to those who develop the treatments, design the systems, and teach [….]
Leave the stress of your work day behind and come join friends and colleagues at MTC’s Young Professionals Society (YPS) Networking Meetup. Come enjoy the newly opened Guinness Open Gate Brewery, the first Guinness Brewery in the USA since 1954! Registration includes a two hour open bar and hors d’oeuvres. Register before February 15 to [….]
The 2018 Industry Awards Celebration will be Maryland Tech Council’s 30th year of recognizing the companies and individuals in the Washington, DC region who make a difference. The Tech Council ignites the power of three by bringing together a trio of industries that are accelerating our local ecosystem—technology, life sciences, and healthcare/health IT. It’s our [….]
Maryland Tech Council’s annual Lifetime Achievement Gala is a black-tie optional dinner where we honor those who have exceeded expectations through their career to serve the technology and life science communities. Award recipients display commitment and leadership, both in the field and within their organizations. They have been instrumental in cultivating new ideas and encouraging [….]