Archive for June, 2011

Dr. Paul Offit Receives 2011 Biotech Humanitarian Award

It has been an honor and an adventure helping judge the Biotech Humanitarian Award again this year. I’m pleased to announce that this year’s honor goes to Dr. Paul Offit, Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and the Director of the Vaccine Education Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Offit was selected […]

Third Annual Scientific American Worldview: Measuring Global Biotechnology

The third issue of Scientic American’s Worldview is now available at In this latest issue I continue my comparative assessment of the biotechnology innovation environment in different countries. I also include additional highlights: Which country is home to the most drug inventors? Which country has the greatest biotechnology patenting intensity? Which country has the […]

Building Biotechnology Booksigning Today at BIO

I will be signing the following books today at the BIO bookstore from 3pm to 4:30pm: Building Biotechnology: The definitive biotechnology industry primer Best Practices in Biotechnology Business Development: Valuation, Licensing, Cash Flow, Pharmacoeconomics, Market Selection, Communication, and Intellectual Property Best Practices in Biotechnology Education 22 International Best Practices in K-12, College, Certificate, Master’s, Doctoral, […]

Profiling Cuban Biotechnology

I will be giving a brief talk on the Cuban Biotechnology industry during a panel at the Biotechnology Industry Organization conference today. What: Cuban Biotechnology: An Overview of Cuba’s Drug and Vaccine Developments and Innovations When: 2:00 – 2:45pm Where: Room 145B Who: Elaine Scheye, Yali Friedman, Halla Thortsteinsdottir, Pedro Freyre I will be largely […]

Biotechnology Book Booksignings at BIO 2011

The following Logos Press authors will be signing books at the BIO 2011 Convention in Washington DC Monday June 27th 3:00-4:30pm Mark Ahn, Michael Alvarez, Anne York Building the Case for Biotechnology: Management Case Studies in Science, Laws, Regulations, Politics, and Business Tuesday June 28th 3pm-4:30pm Yali Friedman Building Biotechnology: The definitive biotechnology industry primer […]