CEO Letters

07/14/2022

July 2022

Message from the Chairman of the Virginia Bioscience Foundation, Jim Powers – Virginia Bioscience Foundation Announces Funding of Summer STEM Camps for Minority and Underserved Students –   The Virginia Bioscience Foundation announces three summer science programs that have been awarded through the Jeffrey Gallagher Scholarship Fund to encourage interest in life science studies among

06/02/2022

May 2022

Message from Departing Chairman Dear Virginia Bio friends: It was great to see many of you in person last month at the THRiVE 2022 conference. As you know, my time as Virginia Bio Association Chairman has come to an end, and John offered me the opportunity to share a few thoughts about my time with

05/05/2022

April 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

03/31/2022

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 (vabioconnect.org), individuals from across the country and the world will be able to obtain a broader picture of the life sciences assets that the

01/27/2022

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

12/20/2021

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