John Newby is the CEO at Virginia Bio, the statewide non-profit trade association for the life science industry. Approximately 300 companies spanning biopharmaceuticals, medical devices, med tech, diagnostics, digital health, bioinformatics, agriculture, and industrial bio and related fields are based in Virginia, mainly clustered around research universities and medical institutions. Virginia Bio is the sole state affiliate and works closely with key national industry organizations BIO, AdvaMed, MDMA, PhRMA and We Work for Health.
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5 Questions with Amy Adams, Executive Director of the Institute for Biohealth Innovation at George Mason University
As Executive Director of the Institute for Biohealth Innovation at George Mason University, Amy Adams is responsible for nurturing and advancing biohealth research and innovation interests of more than 250 faculty and thousands of students who represent a broad range of academic disciplines. Her role includes fostering partnerships with industry, healthcare, government, and academic partners.
5 Questions with Nikki Hastings, Executive Director, CvilleBioHub “5 Questions With……” is a weekly BioBuzz series where we reach out to interesting people in the BioHealth Capital Region to share [….]
Virginia Life Science Industry Leaders Gather for Workforce Summit The Virginia Life Science Workforce Summit was a statewide gathering of life science industry employers, higher education institutions, economic development authorities, [….]