AZBio In The Loop for the week of November 18 2019


Register today to join us at Trailblazers.

Join AZBio and members of the Arizona Business and Bioscience Community for a special luncheon to honor our Arizona Legislators and State and Local Elected Officials who have made it possible for the Arizona Bioscience Industry  to gain national recognition, build capital infrastructure, and take its place as a leader in both scientific discovery and job growth.  December 12, 2019  11 AM – 1 PM

 AZBio Member News

Arizona Corporate Excellence Awards Lists PADT as one of the Top Private Companies in the State

Globally Recognized Company Selected as an ACE Recipient for its Impressive Growth and for Numerous Contributions to the Arizona Technology Sector 

Arizona is home to the newest chapter of Golden Seeds

Golden Seeds, one of the nation’s largest and most active investment groups, focuses squarely on funding high-potential, women-led businesses.  Since 2005, Golden Seeds’ members – today over 275 strong – along with its venture funds, have invested over $110 million in over 150 exciting women-led enterprises…and counting. Headquartered in New York City, Golden Seeds also has chapters in Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, Houston, and Silicon Valley – and active members throughout the country.

Its newest chapter has been established in Arizona.  In the article below, Loretta McCarthy, Managing Partner, Golden Seeds, shares why they chose Arizona.

AZBio Member Featured on CNN

On Friday, Nov. 15th, the CNN number of the day was 10,000. 

The post featured a video about the Canine Clinical Trial for a cancer vaccine being developed by ASU Biodesign Institute and Calviri.

Get Free Expert Support for Building SBIR/STTR Applications from NIH NCI

Are you looking for advice on crafting a strong Phase I NCI SBIR/STTR funding application? The Applicant Assistance Program is a FREE resource geared toward helping small businesses like yours apply for early stage funding. By participating in this program, you can receive services such as SBIR/STTR application needs assessment, mentoring, Phase I SBIR/STTR application preparation support, and application review. If you are ready to move your cancer technology to the next level, apply by Thursday, December 12, 2019 on the AAP Application Portal.

Opportunity Alerts

Please join your AZBio Board of Directors, AZBio Members, and guests for the Fall AZBio Member Reception hosted by Snell & Wilmer 

Don’t miss this opportunity to make new connections, see old friends, and enjoy panoramic views from the 19th floor of the Arizona Center in downtown Phoenix.

Date:  Thursday, November 21, 2019  |  Time:  5:30 PM – 7:30 PM


Mark your calendar for these December events:

7th Annual Cure Corridor Event  December 4th

AZBio Trailblazer Awards and Legislative Luncheon December 12th

 It’s time to get ready for J.P. Morgan Healthcare week.

Here is your list of events and tools to sign up for today.

Applications are open for MedTech Innovator 2020

MedTech Innovator is the industry’s nonprofit global competition and accelerator for medical device, digital health and diagnostic companies. Our mission is to improve the lives of patients by accelerating the growth of companies that are transforming the healthcare system.

BIO International Convention  – June 8 – 11, 2020 – San Diego


There are 107 Jobs at the AZBio Career Center.

In the Spotlight:

Molecular Tech, Development Lab

TGen – Phoenix

BioPharma Business Development Manager

Ashion Analytics – Phoenix

Senior Licensing Manager, College of Medicine-Tucson

The University of Arizona – Tucson

Electrical Engineering Intern


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

Based on Member Feedback, 30-day basic job postings will remain free for AZBio Members through the end of 2019.

Post your open positions or upload your resume today! 

Events  – Committees – Savings

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AZBio Fall Member Reception

  • Nov 21, 2019 – Phoenix

7th Annual Cure Corridor Event

  • Dec 4, 2019 – Scottsdale

Hacking the Human: Advancements in Health, Wellness, and Longevity

  • Dec 6, 2019 – Phoenix

AZBio Trailblazer Awards and Legislator Appreciation Luncheon

  • Dec 12, 2019 – Phoenix

State Bio Friends Reception – JPM Week 2020

  • Jan 12, 2020 – San Francisco

15th Annual Non-Dilutive Funding Summit

  • Jan 15, 2020 – San Francisco

BIO CEO & Investor Conference 2020

  • Feb 10, 2020 – New York

Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children’s 24th Annual Children’s Neuroscience Symposium

  • Mar 20, 2020 – Phoenix

Tucson Symposium 2020

  • Apr 21, 2020 – Tucson

Thursday, January 9th at 3 PM  AZ/MST

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

There is no meeting on December 12th.  Join us at the AZBio Trailblazers Luncheon for an in person update.

SAVINGS:  AZBio Purchasing Power

AZBio Members saved over $3 Million via AZBio Purchasing Power in 2018. 

 Click here to learn more how YOU can save on these product and services. 


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