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WBJ Viewpoint Piece from BHI’s Rich Bendis and UMD’s Brian Darmody on Boosting Federal Tech Transfer

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While Maryland boasts world-class universities and many private sector firms, the major reason it ranks No. 1 in the country in per capita research spending is the presence of 74 federal research laboratories, such as the National Institutes of Health. Our federal laboratories host supremely talented researchers, including Nobel Prize winners, and house some of […]

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Innovative Anchor Ventures Event on “The New Fabric of Baltimore” Featured in BBJ

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Why tech folks need designers: ‘If it’s not easy to wear, people won’t wear it.’ Entrepreneur Frederic Chanay has been working for seven years to design T-shirts and sports bras that are able to constantly collect biomedical data on the people wearing them. But he’s also discovered how important it is for those clothes to […]

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Maryland Tech Council Appoints Marty Rosendale Chief Executive Officer

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Gaithersburg, Maryland (September 19, 2018) – The Maryland Tech Council (MTC), the state’s largest trade association supporting the technology and life sciences sectors, today announced the appointment of Marty Rosendale as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately. “Marty is a long-time member of MTC and served as senior executive advisor of the Tech Council of Maryland […]

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Popper and Co. to Present New Framework for Economic Evaluation of Diagnostics in the Era of Precision Medicine at Next Generation Dx Summit

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Popper and Co., a strategy consulting and transaction advisory firm serving the needs of the medical technology and life sciences industries, announced today that Co-Founder and President Caroline Popper, M.D., will speak at the 10th Annual Next Generation Dx Summit on August 22 at 5 pm ET at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, DC. In the era of precision medicine, it’s more important […]

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Paragon Bioservices Announces Two Key Leadership Promotions

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BALTIMORE, MD, August 8, 2018 – Paragon Bioservices, the leading private equity-backed biologics contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) with proven expertise in gene therapy and next-generation vaccines, announces today two key leadership promotions. Deborah Wild has been promoted from Vice President, Quality, Validation and Regulatory Affairs to Senior Vice President, Quality, Validation and Regulatory Affairs, […]

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Paragon Bioservices Recognized as Life Science Company of the Year by MTC

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Baltimore, MD, May 18, 2018 – Paragon Bioservices, Inc. (Paragon), the leading private equity-backed biologics contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) with proven expertise in gene therapy and next-generation vaccines, was named the 2018 Life Science Company of the Year by the Maryland Tech Council (MTC). The announcement came at MTC’s 30th Annual Industry Awards held last night […]

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UMB’s Jim Hughes Featured in BioTalk Podcast: Live from the BioHealth Capital Region Forum

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During the BioHealth Capital Region Forum held last month, Jim Hughes, Vice President at University of Maryland, Baltimore, was among those interviewed for a BioTalk Podcast including select leaders from different parts of the BioHealth Capital Region discussing what they are working on, and their thoughts on the event. Jim discussed some of the recent startup successes […]

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WellDoc’s Digital Platform for Type 2 Diabetes Powers “Diabetes Wellness Program” Within Samsung Health

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Program Available on U.S.-Based Samsung Galaxy Devices Designed to Support a Healthy Lifestyle for Individuals Living with Type 2 Diabetes MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIF., AND COLUMBIA, MARYLAND – MARCH 6, 2018 – Samsung Electronics America, Inc. and WellDoc®, a leading digital therapeutic company, announced today that Samsung Health users now have access to a new consumer version of WellDoc’s digital […]

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GlycoMimetics, Inc. Co-Founder & CEO Rachel K. King Interviewed on New Episode of BHI Podcast – BioTalk with Rich Bendis

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Rachel K. King, Co-Founder and CEO, GlycoMimetics, Inc. (GMI), joins Rich Bendis for the latest episode of BioTalk. They cover topics from her background in the industry to running a publicly traded company in the BioHealth Capital Region. Before founding GMI, she was an Executive in Residence at New Enterprise Associates (NEA), one of the […]

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HopeWell Cancer Support Announces Concert for Hope 12 Featuring The Bridge at Baltimore Soundstage on Feb 10, 2018

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Concert For Hope 12 at Baltimore Soundstage Saturday 2/10/2018! A Benefit For HopeWell Cancer Support Featuring Batlimore’s own THE BRIDGE and Bootleg – Kick up your heels! Tickets: $125 VIP in advance // $135 VIP at the door (if available) $25 GA in advance // $35 at the door (if available) Each ticket purchase goes […]

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