AZBio In The Loop for the Week of July 22 2019


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Study reveals genetic similarities of osteosarcoma between dogs and children

TGen and Tufts University novel findings for this deadly bone cancer could lead to better treatments for people and pets

In the Crowded Consumer Health App Market, Investors Advise CEOs on How to Stand Out From the Rest

With more people turning to their smartphones to complement their medical care, and the number of apps flooding the marketplace, how can a new consumer health app catch the attention of investors?

Amgen And Allergan’s MVASI™ (bevacizumab-awwb) And KANJINTI™ (trastuzumab-anns) Now Available In The United States

First Biosimilar Avastin® and Herceptin® Products to Launch in the United States

PathogenDx and Nationwide Laboratory Services Announce a Strategic Partnership to Deploy Ultra-Rapid Molecular Pathology for Rapid Strain Identification

Breakthrough in Clinical Diagnostics for Medical Microbial Testing in the Dermatology and Podiatric Fungal Markets

Eric Gilbertson Advocacy Institute for Behavioral Health Accepting Applications for 2019 Program

The Arizona Behavioral  Health Corporation is accepting applications for  the 2019  Eric Gilbertson Advocacy Institute for Behavioral Health.  The program includes six days of advocacy training and a comprehensive overview of Arizona’s behavioral health system

Dr. Michael M.I. Abecassis Appointed Dean Of UA College of Medicine – Tucson

Dr. Abecassis is the J. Roscoe Miller Distinguished Professor of Surgery and Microbiology-Immunology at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University. He also is chief of the Division of Organ Transplantation and founding director of the Comprehensive Transplant Center. 

Opportunity Alerts

AZBio Special Supplement

The AZBio Special Supplement in the Sept./Oct. issue of Az Business Magazine reaches 25,000 readers in print and 122,500 online.

It is then combined  with the  AZBio Member Directory and distributed throughput the year to local leaders and at key industry conferences.

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CONTACT AZBIO before August 1, 2019 to reserve your page

The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law and the Critical Path Institute (C-Path) have joined together to create a fully onlineGraduate Certificate in Regulatory Science program.

  • Courses are taught by leading C-Path scientific and regulatory experts that focus on how to accelerate the development of drugs, devices, and diagnostics through greater understanding of the regulatory approval process.
  • The certificate consists of five fully online courses, including a speaker series from international leaders in the industry, that can be completed part-time in one year.
  • All courses may be applied to the Master of Legal Studies in Health Law & Policy.

There are no fees or entrance exams to submit an application.

The Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor & Partnering Conference

Are you looking for funding?  Click the link to learn more about RMLSIPC.  The sister conference to White Hat, RMLSIPC will be held In Vail, CO on Sept. 4-5, 2019.

RESI 2019 – Boston – Sept. 11, 2019

The RESI Boston Conference includes opportunities for the earliest stage companies from the discovery stage through venture stage: companies seeking grants, seed, angel, series A, and series B funding. 


There are 92 Jobs at the AZBio Career Center.

Biotech Marketing Consultant  – NANOPEC – Tucson

Education and Outreach Specialist – TGen – Phoenix

Eyring Materials Center, TEM/STEM Research Scientist (All Ranks) – Arizona State University – Tempe

Research Associate II – TGen Integrative Cancer Genomics division – Phoenix

BioPharma Business Development Manager – Ashion Analytics, LLC – Phoenix

Director, Translational Cardiovascular Research Center of Excellence (TE/T) Phoenix, AZ) – University of Arizona – Phoenix

Click here to view ALL opportunities or post positions at your  company.  

Internship postings are always FREE

On Wednesday July 10th, President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at transforming kidney care for the more than 37 million Americans with kidney disease.  Source CNN

There are over 40 opportunities posted for positions across the state for patient care technicians in this area of care. 

Events  – Committees – Savings


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Connect HERE – Tech Launch Arizona Mixer in Phoenix

  • Aug 6, 2019 – Phoenix

SBIR Road Tour 2019

  • Aug 12, 2019 – Tucson

Health Law at Arizona Law: Phoenix Networking Reception 

  • Aug 15, 2019 – Phoenix

AZBio Summer Social 2019 at GlobalMed

  • Aug 22, 2019 – Scottsdale

BIO Latin America

  • Sep 3, 2019 – São Paulo

The Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor & Partnering Conference

  • Sep 4, 2019 – Vail

RESI 2019 – Boston

  • Sep 11, 2019 – Boston

MDMA’s 12th Annual Medical Technology Executive Forum 

  • Sep 13, 2019 – Palo Alto

The MedTech Conference 2019

  • Sep 23, 2019 – Boston

2019 Arizona Wellbeing Commons Conference

  • Sep 27, 2019 – Phoenix

Arizona Bioscience Week – AZBW 2019

  • Sep 30, 2019 –

Discovering New Medicines in Arizona Summit

  • Oct 2, 2019 – Phoenix

AZBio Awards

  • Oct 2, 2019 – Phoenix

Cavendish Global Health Impact Forum

  • Oct 3, 2019 – Phoenix

BIO Investor Forum 2019

  • Oct 22, 2019 – San Francisco

7th Annual Cure Corridor Luncheon

  • Dec 4, 2019 – Scottsdale

AZBio Trailblazer Awards and Legislator Appreciation Luncheon

  • Dec 12, 2019 – Phoenix

BIO CEO & Investor Conference 2020

  • Feb 10, 2020 – New York


The next AZBio Government Affairs Call will be in AUGUST

Thursday, August  8th at 3 PM  AZ/PDT

All AZBio Members are welcome to join the AZBio Government Affairs Committee.  Click here to be added to the committee  

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