Wexford Science + Technology launches the SciTech Venture Fund focused on early stage startups

Wexford Science + Technology announced last week it has launched its own venture fund focused on investing in early and late-stage seed opportunities, as well as its first two investments through the fund. Named the SciTech Venture Fund, this new initiative for Wexford “aims to partner with university and regional funds to provide startups with the financial support, connections and resources they need to grow and thrive.” The fund will initially focus on life science and technology companies in one of the 17 markets where Wexford Science + Technology already operates, including Phoenix, according to a press release.Continue reading

Midwestern AZ Health Careers Program – Summer 2023

The 2023 Health Careers Institute for high school students  is a free educational opportunity for high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors to explore a variety of health professions.

Sixty-four high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors will be selected through an application process.  Applications can be submitted via Google Forms starting January 1 and are due April 1.Continue reading

GT Medical Technologies Names Dr. Michael A. Garcia as Chief Medical Officer

TEMPE, Ariz., March 16, 2023—GT Medical Technologies, Inc. has appointed Michael A. Garcia, MD, MS, as its Chief Medical Officer. 

In his new role, Dr. Garcia will expand the GammaTile® Therapy clinical study pipeline, support research and development, lead medical affairs, and promote additional efforts for expanding the evidence-based use of GammaTile Therapy and its incorporation into oncology care guidelines. Continue reading