Welcome to the July edition of the BioOhio BioBulletin!

In this issue: Membership, BioOhio Events, Job Openings, Save with Office Depot, Government Relations, Ohio Bioscience News, Events Calendar, and Support your Local STEM School


We are pleased to welcome Sollis Therapeutics and Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical as new BioOhio members.

Thank you to our members who renewed their support of BioOhio this month: Aon Risk SolutionsBioHio Research ParkBritton GallagherCrystal DiagnosticsDardenLentzFibreTuff Medical BiopolymersHealthmark IndustriesLeadScopeOhio Chamber of CommerceSinclair Community CollegeVentureMed Group, and ZED Digital.

BioOhio offers a 5% discount on two-year membership renewals. Thanks to the entire BioOhio member family that continues to support our efforts. Everything we do is driven by member requests. Click here to learn about the many benefits and resources available, whether you are currently a member or are thinking about joining.

BioOhio Events

BioOhio is excited to extend a 10% discount to any exhibitor that registers for the Ohio Bioscience Expo & Showcase using the code “EXPO10” from now until August 15! Register quickly before spots fill up!

The 2018 Ohio Bioscience Expo, September 25 in Columbus at COSI

Exhibitors and attendees alike will connect with new customers, find new collaborators and partners, meet colleagues in the industry, and discover companies making cutting edge products. Apply to exhibit and register here.

Ohio Bioscience Networking Socials, August 28 in Cleveland and November 14 in Cincinnati

BioOhio’s fun socials bring Ohio’s bioscience players together to get to know one another in a casual atmosphere. Register here.

The FDA MedTech Regulatory Forum, August 28 in Cleveland at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Join us for a program focused on regulatory issues pertinent to Ohio’s medical device industry. Register here.

The Women in Bioscience & Healthcare Conference, October 18 in Columbus

Open to men and women alike, join us for an event in partnership with the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA Columbus), featuring speakers covering topics that include career paths, expanding research, harnessing ideas in healthcare, and STEAM initiatives, with plenty of opportunities for networking. Register here

Neuroscience Discovery & Alternatives to Opioids, November 14 in the Greater Cincinnati area at the Newport Aquarium

This conference, held in partnership with Neurotechnology Innovations Translator, Indiana Health Industry Forum and the Kentucky Life Sciences Council, will highlight innovations in neuroscience research and Ohio technologies that are addressing the opioid crisis. This event will also feature an Alternatives to Opioids Tech Showcase. Apply to exhibit and register here.

Cybersecurity in Medical Devices, December 5 in Columbus

This IoMT (Internet of Medical Things) event will feature medical device and diagnostics professionals discussing their challenges and opportunities with networked medical device design, governance, risk management, and more. Learn more here.

Job Openings

Abeona Therapeutics – Assay Development – Biologics – Protein Characterization / Immunology, Biostatistician – Clinical Trials Design, Director of Quality Control – Biologics, Director, Assay Development, Manufacturing Associate – Biologics Manufacturing, Product Development Scientist, QC Associate – Biologics, Quality Assurance Specialist – Supplier / Material Management, QC Associate – Bioassay Testing, and Scientist – Biologics Manufacturing

Details here, and click here to apply.

Applied Biomolecular Technologies – Protein Biochemistry/Molecular Biology Research Associate

Details here, and send a cover letter and resume to dhenderson@mtllabs.com.

JALEX Medical – Medical Device Design Engineer

Details here, and send resumes to careers@jalexmedical.com.

Neurotechnology Innovations Translator (NIT) – R&D Team, Sr. Director of Clinical Operations, Director of Product Development, Sr. Product Development Engineer, Director of Clinical Science, and Clinical Research Associate

Details here, and send resumes to jobs@neurotechtranslator.com.

Quidel – Product Development Associate (Cell Culture), Medical Diagnostic Product Support, and Development Scientist

Details and how to apply here, here, and here.

Sollis – Senior Director of CMC and Director of Quality Assurance

Details and how to apply here and here.

Stirling Ultracold – Inside Sales Representative

Details here, and send resumes to nancyprichardcrist@gmail.com.

BioOhio members, do you have job openings at your company you would like to post in the BioOhio BioBulletin? Contact Lauren with the job title and how to apply.

Member Savings

Office Depot is one of the world’s largest sellers of office products and offers member companies significant discounts on office supplies, furniture, and equipment. The BIO-Office Depot program’s aggressive pricing is based on $6 million of total annual volume. Program participants of any size and with multiple locations can realize significant cost savings through category management, online tools, and reporting that help streamline ordering. Click here to read about Office Depot and all our member savings programs.

Government Relations

As the Ohio affiliate of AdvaMed, BIO, MDMA and PhRMA, BioOhio participates in advocacy for issues that matter to our members, our industry and the health and prosperity of Ohio.

Get the latest funding opportunities via the monthly Government Bioscience Grant Report from G2G, available free to BioOhio members (contact us for your access code)

Ohio Bioscience News

BioOhio.com/News is Ohio’s best source for bioscience-related current events. From local and national sources, stories include member and non-member organizations, STEM education, research discoveries, legislative issues, funding news, and more. The following are just a few stories from this month.

More stories at BioOhio.com/News:  Battelle, Batten Disease Support and Research Association, BioMotiv, Camargo Pharmaceutical Services, CareSource, Caron Products, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Clinic, Community Tissue Services, Convelo Therapeutics, Hocking College, IncludeHealth, NAMSA, Nottingham Spirk, Ohio Third Frontier, Ohio University, P&G, Riverain Technologies, Scotts Miracle-Gro, Sirrus, TempTraq, The University of Toledo, Touch Bionics, and more!

Events Calendar

Support your Local STEM School

If your organization has gently-used/excess equipment or supplies, please consider donating to a bioscience program at an area STEM school. BioOhio can help find a match with a member school for what you might otherwise discard. Contact Drew at BioOhio for more information.

Contact us anytime we can be of assistance. Thanks for your continued support.

John F. Lewis, Jr., BioOhio, President & CEO

(614) 675-3686 x1262, jlewis@bioohio.com