BioHealth Innovation, Inc. (BHI) Founder, President & CEO, Rich Bendis, hosts BioTalk — conversations with some of the most accomplished and exciting business, academic, and government leaders in the biohealth industry. BioTalk enables you to learn from these leaders about issues which can help you grow your business. What are the current trends? Where are industry sectors headed? How do we increase access to capital in our region? Rich and his guests dive deep into these topics and much mor ...
Sally Mossman, VP, Vaccines R&D and Head Discovery Performance Unit at GSK, joins BioTalk to discuss their Rockville location, why the BioHealth Capital Region is right for the GSK, and their role in the development of a COVID-19 Vaccine.
A special BioTalk with former Crab Trap winners from the BioHealth Capital Region Forum. David Narrow, CEO of Sonavex, Bruce Lichorowic, President & CEO, Dave Saunders, CTO & Co-Founder of Galen Robotics, and Vijay Ravindran, Co-Founder & CEO of Floreo, Inc. give updates on their companies since winning the Crab Trap competition in previous years.…
Sally Allain, MSc., MBA , Head, JLABS @ Washington, DC, joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to discuss her career, the decision to open a BioHealth Capital Region location, and their new BLUE KNIGHT™ collaboration.
Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore (EAGB), President and CEO, Michele L. Whelley, joins BioTalk to discuss her career, the economic development environment in Baltimore, and how to create a greater sense of partnership between perceived competing regions.
The BioHealth Capital Region and BioForward Wisconsin come together as Lisa Johnson joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to discuss her career, the industry, and growing biohealth in the Midwest.
Jennifer Butler, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Innate Pharma US Inc. joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to discuss her career, bringing Innate from France to the US, and goals.
BioFactura, Inc. Co-Founder, President & CEO, Darryl Sampey, PH.D., joins BioTalk to discuss his background with the University of Maryland, the BioHealth Capital Region, and the creation of his company in Frederick.
Alex Philippidis, Senior News Editor, Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News, joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to discuss the BioHealth Capital Region from a National viewpoint, other Hubs, and how the industry has adapted in the age of COVID-19.
Charles Andres, Ph.D, RAC, Associate at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, and Christian Barrow, Executive Director, Life Sciences Banking at JPMorgan, join Rich Bendis for a Virtual BioTalk
miRecule CEO Anthony D. Saleh, Ph.D. guests on BioTalk to discuss his company, his many roles in startup companies, and being an Entrepreneur in Residence with BHI
Angel Investor, Dr. Faz Bashi, M.D., joins BioTalk from the West Coast to discuss the Venture Capital, partnerships and staying connected in the age of COVID-19
Immunomic Therapeutics Founder and CEO Bill Hearl, Ph.D. returns to BioTalk with Rich Bendis to discuss their recent successes in funding, research, and their growth in the BioHealth Capital Region
Sean M. Kirk, Executive Vice President, Manufacturing and Technical Operations at Emergent BioSolutions joins Rich Bendis to discuss the COVID-19 Health Crisis, Emergent’s Capabilities in Manufacturing in the BioHealth Capital Region and Beyond.
Executive Director of the Universities at Shady Grove, Stewart L. Edelstein, Ph.D., joins BioTalk to discuss his career, USG, and its role in the BioHealth Capital Region
BioBuzz and Workforce Genetics Founder, Chris Frew, Joins BioTalk to discuss building two organizations, talent acquisition, and his role in the BioHealth Capital Region
BHI Managing Director, Economic Development, Judy Costello joins BioTalk to discuss her Career, BioHealth Innovation, and the BioHealth Capital Region
Pete Briskman, an Executive Managing Director with JLL, leads the Tenant Advisory and brokerage groups for JLL in Maryland, sits down with BioTalk Host Rich Bendis to talk his role with JLL, his focus on Life Sciences, and vision of the BioHealth Capital Region
Andrea Alms, MS, MBA, Co-Fund Manager of BioHealth Capital Fund, joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to discuss her background, the world of Angel Investment, and her vision for the Fund
Chuck Morton, Partner, Venable, LLP, joins BioTalk to discuss the local entrepreneurial and business ecosystem, regionalism, and the BioHealth Capital Region
Recorded at the BioHealth Capital Region Investor Forum: Christian Barrow, Executive Director of Life Sciences Banking with JPMorgan Chase, guests on BioTalk to talk about his background working with life science companies, healthcare Investing, and the BioHealth Capital Region.
Michael Lenardo, M.D., Chief, Molecular Development of the Immune System Section NIAID/DIR, joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to discuss his work at NIH, his recent election to the National Academy of Medicine, and advice for fellow scientists
Super Angel Investor, Faz Bashi, MD, guests on BioTalk from the BioHealth Capital Region Investor Conference to talk about his background in Immunology/Virology, Venture Investing, and coming to the BioHealth Capital Region.
Cartesian Therapeutics’ President & CEO Murat Kalayoglu, MD, Ph.D., guests on BioTalk from the BioHealth Capital Region Investor Conference to talk about developing novel cell and gene therapies, building his company in the region, and also being an investor.
Gentian’s CEO Dr. Hilja Ibert, Ph.D., guests on BioTalk from the BioHealth Capital Region Investor Conference to talk about their presence in the US market, biomarkers, and innovate diagnostic efficiency
Carolyn Yarina, CEO & Co-Founder of Sisu Global Health, Joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to Discuss Her Career, Sisu’s Technology, and Thoughts on Entrepreneurism
NEA Partner, Sara Nayeem, M.D., Joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to Discuss Her Career, Venture Capital, and BioPharma
Dr. Zan Fleming, M.D. and Thomas Seoh of Kinexum join Biotalk host Rich Bendis to discuss the company, Metabesity, and their upcoming 2019 Conference in Washington, DC
Emergent BioSolutions’ New President and CEO, Bob Kramer, joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to discuss his vision for the company, and Emergent’s commitment to the BioHealth Capital Region
BioHealth Innovation’s Entrepreneur-In-Residence Dr. Ethel Rubin joins Rich Bendis to discuss her career, joining BHI, and her work with the NIH
MaxCyte Founder, President and CEO Doug Doerfler joins BioTalk to discuss his history and the growth of the company. He also shares advice for entrepreneurs.
AMPEL BioSolutions Co-Founder and COO/CSO, Dr. Amrie Grammer guests on BioTalk to discuss building the Company in Charlottesville, VA, her work and recognition at NIH, and being a leader from the southern part of the BioHealth Capital Region.
Dr. Marco Chacón, Founder and Chairman, Paragon Bioservices, and University of Maryland Baltimore Assistant Vice President Industry Alliances, joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to talk about his Founding of Paragon to its recent sale to Catalent, his current role with the University of Maryland Baltimore, and being a Leader in the BioHealh Capital Regio…
Dr. Andrew Lees, CEO & Chief Science Officer of Fina BioSolutions joins Rich to discuss his history, successes, and future
Crystal R. Icenhour, PhD., CEO and Co-Founder of Aperiomics joins Rich Bendis to discuss their Technology, Growth, and place in the BioHealth Capital Region
Laurie Strongin, Founder and CEO, Hope for Henry Foundation, joins Rich Bendis for a special BioTalk recorded in front of a live audience at the National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation Competition in College Park, MD
In this second part of two episodes, Rich sits down with industry leaders to talk about the forum and their views on the growth of the region. His guests are Brian Darmody, CEO of AURP & Associate Vice President for Corporate Engagement at the University of Maryland and Vijay Ravindran CEO of 2019 Crab Trap Winner Floreo.…
In this first part of two episodes, Rich sits down with industry leaders to talk about the forum, and their views on the growth of the region. His guests are John Trainer, VP and one of the partnering heads at AstraZeneca, Chris Frew, CEO of Workforce Genetics & President of BioBuzz Media, and Alex Philippidis, Senior Editor of Genetic Engineering …
Noble Life Sciences’ Srujana Cherukuri, Ph.D. joins BioTalk with Rich Bendis is discuss her path from Intern to CEO and where the company is headed next
Anne Lindblad, Ph.D., President and CEO of Emmes, joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to discuss her view of the region, her history with the company, and their mission, vision, and values
Charles J. Andres, Associate, Intellectual Property with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (WSGR), joins Rich Bendis for BioTalk. This episode they discuss his career, the opportunities/challenges in this industry, and WSGR's role in the BioHealth Capital Region
Dr. Julia Finkel, Pediatric Anesthesiologist, Children's National Medical Center, joins Biotalk host Rich Bendis to discuss pain care management, the founding of startup AlgometRx, and the funding of this new company
William E. Bentley, Professor of Engineering and Founding Director of the Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices joins Rich Bendis for the first BioTalk of 2019. They discuss the Institute, Dr. Robert Fischell’s $20 million gifts to the University of Maryland College Park and the University of Maryland Baltimore, and his vision for the future of…
Gemstone Biotherapeutics CEO Emily English joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to discuss the company's history, the path to her role, and the evolution of their technology
Monica Lopez, PhD of La Petite Noiseuse Productions joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to discuss her background, Client Relationships, and Financing
UMD Associate VP of Corporate Engagement, Brian Darmody, joins Rich Bendis on BioTalk to discuss growth across the region, the battle for talent, and the upcoming AURP International Conference hosted in College Park
Virginia Bio CEO Jeff Gallagher joins BioTalk Host Rich Bendis to talk about accomplishments, challenges, and initiatives in his state and the BioHealth Capital Region.
Immunomic Therapuetics Founder and CEO Bill Hearl, Ph.D. joins BioTalk Host Rich Bendis to discuss Entrepreneurship, Funding, and the BHCR
Matt Mulvey, Co-Founder and CEO of BeneVir, sits down with host Rich Bendis to discuss Funding, Licensing, and their new Business Relationships
Brian Gaines, Chief Executive Officer of the MdBio Foundation, joins BioTalk host Rich Bendis to discuss STEM Education, Workforce Development, Funding, and expanding beyond the BioHealth Capital Region
Jeff Galvin, CEO & Founder of American Gene Technoloogies (AGT), joins BioTalk host Rich Bendis to discuss genetic medicines, funding strategies, company goals, and the BioHealth Capital Region.