BHCR Forum


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Join us for the

7th Annual BioHealth Capital Region Forum

September 13-14, 2021 - Two Virtual Half-Days


The theme of the Forum this year is "Big Bio...Big Data...Converging" with panels on Big Data in Biotech, Infectious Diseases, Developing Talent, Regional Real Estate, IP Analysis and Protection, Funding, and more!




  • Tara Schwetz, Assistant Director for Biomedical Science Initiatives, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)
  • Joel Marcus, Executive Chairman and Founder, Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc./Alexandria Venture Investments
  • Chris Monroe, Co-Founder and Chief Scientist, IonQ Inc.


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Crab Trap Apply Now


6th Annual BioHealth Capital Region Crab Trap Competition

Entrepreneurs with innovative diagnostics, medical devices, therapeutics, or other transformative health solutions are invited to APPLY for this year's competition.
Finalists for the 2021 Crab Trap competition will pitch virtually at 12PM EST on September 29th - make sure you tune in. APPLICATIONS DUE 9/10



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Thank you to our 2021 Sponsors:

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc - Altimmune, Inc. - Amarex Clinical Research LLC - AstraZeneca - City of Frederick - CVilleBioHub - BioBuzz - BioHealth Innovation, Inc. - BRAINBox Solutions, Inc - Deloitte - Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore - Ellume - Emergent BioSolutions - George Mason University - Greenberg Traurig, LLP- GlaxoSmithKline - Horizon Therapeutics - Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS @ Washington, DC - Jones Lang LaSalle - Maryland Department of Commerce - Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation - Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. - miRecule, Inc. - Noble Life Sciences, Inc. - Precision for Medicine - Qiagen - Scheer Partners - The Universities at Shady Grove - United States Pharmacopeia - United Therapeutics Corporation - Virginia Bio