Category: Talks and Publications

Drug Development – Balancing National and Commercial Needs

I’ll be giving a talk at the Kogod School of Business on Tuesday February 24th on “Drug Development – Balancing National and Commercial Needs”. The basis of the talk is that countries need access to medicines, foreign currency, and tax revenues, while drug developers need profits (or else they will cease to exist). I’ll be […]


Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2009 Biotechblog

Biotechnology Certificate Program at JHU’s Carey School of Business

I will be opening the Business Matters for Scientists program at Johns Hopkins Carey School of Business on March 6th 2009. My focus will be providing an extensive overview of the biotechnology industry and insights on paths to entrepreneurship and business planning considerations. In addition to laying out the fundamentals for success, I will also […]


Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2009 Biotechblog

Biotechnology Certificate Program at JHU's Carey School of Business

I will be opening the Business Matters for Scientists program at Johns Hopkins Carey School of Business on March 6th 2009. My focus will be providing an extensive overview of the biotechnology industry and insights on paths to entrepreneurship and business planning considerations. In addition to laying out the fundamentals for success, I will also […]


Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2009 Biotechblog

2008 in Review

For a comprehensive review of biotech happenings in 2008 and visions for 2009, check out BioProcess International’s recent article “2008 in Review.” This article features interviews with me and a number of other industry insiders about our relections on events in 2008, and projections for what the future will bring.


Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2009 Biotechblog

Journal of Commercial Biotechnology — January 2009

The January 2009 issue of the Journal of Commercial Biotechnology is now available. The links below will take you to the abstract for each paper: Volume 15, Issue 1 Editorial Biotechnology commercialisation: Getting past the technology-push PDF Yali Friedman Articles Record integrity and licensing your intellectual property PDF John Avellanet NIH assistance for new therapeutic […]


Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2008 Biotechblog

Instructor resources for Building Biotechnology

Last week I sent an update to my list of biotech educators about the availability of instructor resources for Building Biotechnology. I’m starting to see interest among educators who I didn’t email, so I ‘m posting a follow-up here to spread the word. The instructor resources are free for qualified educators and include figures and […]


Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2008 Biotechblog

Ranking International Biotechnology

I’m working on an International Biotechnology ranking and comparison for a well-known publication, and am looking for data sets comparing biotechnology activities in different countries as well as interesting anecdotes about successes/failures/challenges encountered in developing biotechnology in different countries as well between countries. If you’ve got comparative data sets or interesting anecdotes, please drop me […]


Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2008 Biotechblog

Journal of Commercial Biotechnology — October 2008

The July 2008 issue of the Journal of Commercial Biotechnology is now available. The links below will take you to the abstract for each paper: Volume 14, Issue 4 Editorial Continuing education in biotechnology PDF Yali Friedman Articles Can compliance help marketing and business development? PDF John Avellanet Money for nothing? Risks in biopharmaceutical companies […]


Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2008 Biotechblog

Biotechnology Career Development

Two upcoming talks on biotechnology career development strategies at Johns Hopkins campuses: Homewood Campus Friday, Oct. 17th 2008 5:30-7:30pm Remsen Hall Rm 101 3400 North Charles Street East Baltimore Campus Wednesday, Oct. 22nd 2008 5:30-7:30pm Wood Basic Science Auditorium 725 Wolfe Street Signed copies of my books will also be available for sale. For more […]


Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2008 Biotechblog

Seeking experienced industry insiders for book series

I’d like to build on the success of my “Best Practices in Biotechnology…” book series by producing more edited compilations focused on discrete industry topics such as: Marketing IP management R&D management Communications etc. If you are interested in leading one of these projects and editing a topical compilation, please visit the Logos Press Submission […]


Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2008 Biotechblog

%d bloggers like this: