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AURP Bio Health Caucus Panel

The Westin Seaport District Hotel (Boston, MA)
June 04, 2023

AURP is hosting the 2023 Bio Health Caucus from June 4 - 5, 2023, in Boston, MA. This event will focus on building research space supporting communities of bio innovations. 

Join Matt McMahon, NIH SEED Director, on Sunday, June 4, at 04:30 p.m. ET for a session on Linking Federal, State, and Private Sector Bio Resources. This panel will discuss how NIH stimulates regional innovation through its national network of academic entrepreneurship hubs and $1.3 billion in small business investments from America’s Seed Fund. Hear how Maryland links its local federal labs, including NIH and FDA, to the state’s growing bio ecosystem through tools such as the Maryland Life Science Advisory Board and Maryland Innovation Initiative.


  • Matt McMahon, Director, NIH SEED Office
  • Ulyana Desiderio, Director, Life Sciences, Maryland Department of Commerce
  • Arti Santhanam, Executive Director, Maryland Innovation Initiative, TEDCO
Time: 4:30PM EDT - 5:30PM EDT