BioOhio Advocacy Partners

BioOhio’s Partners in State and Federal Advocacy

BioOhio works in a non-partisan manner with state and federal agencies, officials, and representatives to promote Ohio’s bioscience industry, BioOhio members, and Ohio’s health and prosperity.

BioOhio serves as the Ohio affiliate of national industry groups Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO), Medical Device and Manufacturing Association (MDMA), and Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA).

Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) is a trade association that leads the effort to advance medical technology in order to achieve healthier lives and healthier economies around the world.

 Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) is the world’s largest biotechnology trade association, providing advocacy, business development, and communications services for more than 1,100 members worldwide.

Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA) is a national trade association that provides educational and advocacy assistance to innovative and entrepreneurial medical technology companies.

Pharmaceuticals and Research Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) represents leading biopharmaceutical researchers and biotechnology companies committed to finding cures and treatments for some of the most serious diseases.