CEO Letters


May 2022

Members and Friends, Despite confinement and exclusively virtual communication with colleagues, investors, and customers for the better part of two years, our Virginia life sciences eco-system has had a productive run. We’ve assisted in the global fight against the pandemic, we’ve innovated and developed new technologies, drugs, and treatments, and we’ve continued to build our


March 2022

Members and Friends, For the first time, Virginia’s life science organizations will have a central location for its resources, jobs, and events. With the launch of the web portal Virginia Bio-Connect (, individuals from across the country and the world will be able to obtain a broader picture of the life sciences assets that the


January 2022

Members and Friends, Welcome to 2022! We are so very thankful for all our members’ outstanding work in 2021 in our continued fight against the pandemic and also for all innovations brought to bear against broader threats to public health and wellbeing.  We are proud of the foundational ecosystem-building work done by our Virginia Bio-Connect


December 2021

Guest post from Virginia Bioscience Foundation Chair, Jim Powers.   Dear Virginia Bio Members, I am writing to request your participation in the 2022 Jeff Gallagher Scholarship Fund, sponsored by the Virginia Bioscience Foundation.  The objective of the fund is to stimulate interest in the biosciences from K-12 disadvantaged students in Virginia.  When the fund


November 2021

Members and Friends, From our Virginia Bio family to yours, Happy Holidays! If you haven’t already been inundated with holiday music, get ready! Virginia Bio is thankful for all of its great members and the support we have received from you and our ecosystem partners over this past year. We look forward to continuing to


October 2021

Members and Friends, We hope this has been a productive fall for you! It has been productive for the Virginia Bio Team; in-person events have resumed, in-person meetings have kicked back in, and preparations for upcoming events (40th Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, anyone?) are just a few things happening in the ecosystem. We have