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Hundreds of job candidates attend Ohio Biomedical & Pharma Career Fair

Twenty employers enjoyed a record turnout of job seekers at the 6th Annual Ohio Biomedical & Pharma Career Fair on May 23 in Worthington, just north of Columbus. The collection of employers and high-tech job openings attracted 260 job candidates, ranging from current college students to professionals with decades of industry experience. Some of our […]

May 30, 2012

Battelle report details U.S. biopharmaceutical industry’s economic impact and global competition

The biopharmaceutical industry, which includes pharmaceutical and biotech companies developing cutting-edge prescription medicines, is an important driver of economic growth, not only in the U.S., but increasingly around the world. The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association of America (PhRMA) engaged the Battelle Technology Partnership Practice in 2011 to examine the policies and programs that other […]

May 29, 2012

Ohio biomedical entrepreneur is the National Small Business Person of the Year

Congratulations to Vicki Tifft, president & CEO of BioOhio-member ClinicalRM, a full-service contract research organization based in Hinckley, Ohio. On Monday, Tifft was named 2012 National Small Business Person of the Year by Karen Mills, Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration during SBA’s celebration of National Small Business Week in Washington, D.C.

May 25, 2012

OSU snags grant to groom next generation of biomedical informatics gurus

The Ohio State University Department of Biomedical Informatics is the recipient of a prestigious five-year training fellowship award issued by the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM), an NIH branch. Ohio State’s Clinical and Translational Research Informatics Training Program (CTRIP) is among only 14 elite academic training programs across the country applying innovative biomedical informatics […]

May 24, 2012

Northeast Ohio offers ideal setting for Philips Healthcare growth

Philips is a ubiquitous brand with a global presence. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips employs approximately 122,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries worldwide. Rather impressive.  But Philips’ influential Ohio presence and the career opportunities offered by Philips to significantly advance patient care is what most impresses us.  Cleveland (Highland Heights […]

May 22, 2012

Ohio STEM Learning Network receive $50,000 donation from Walmart Foundation

Building on a strong foundation of public-private partnership, the Ohio STEM Learning Network recently announced a $50,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation for the continued growth of the OSLN. The grant will support overall operations of the network and facilitate the launch of new schools in rural Ohio including an academy focused on biosciences. OSLN […]

May 21, 2012

Introducing growing biomedical companies to much-needed talent

Ohio’s bioscience industry is in growth mode. Proof (and jobs) will be on display at BioOhio’s May 23 Biomedical & Pharma Career Fair in Columbus. The free event will be held from 11:00am to 4:00pm at the Holiday Inn Columbus-Worthington. http://www.microhscope.com/?p=4121

May 18, 2012

Introducing growing biomedical companies to much-needed talent

Ohio’s bioscience industry is in growth mode. Proof (and jobs) will be on display at BioOhio’s May 23 Biomedical & Pharma Career Fair in Columbus. The free event will be held from 11:00am to 4:00pm at the Holiday Inn Columbus-Worthington. http://www.microhscope.com/?p=4121

May 18, 2012

Introducing growing biomedical companies to much-needed talent

Ohio’s bioscience industry is in growth mode. Proof (and jobs) will be on display at BioOhio’s May 23 Biomedical & Pharma Career Fair in Columbus. The free event will be held from 11:00am to 4:00pm at the Holiday Inn Columbus-Worthington. Fourteen employers will come from cities throughout Ohio, including PharmaForce (central Ohio), Ben Venue Laboratories […]

May 18, 2012

Third Frontier to hold workshop for Technology Validation and Start-up Fund hopefuls

The Ohio Third Frontier and YourEncore will hold a workshop and bidder’s conference for potential applicants to the Technology Validation and Start-up Fund Program (TVSF) on May 24 at 10am at TechColumbus.

May 18, 2012