BioForward News

30Aug 2018

Don’t be the one to miss this year’s Wisconsin Biohealth Summit on October 9th! Take advantage of this one of a kind opportunity to join 400 industry peers at the Wisconsin Biohealth Summit in Madison for a day of biohealth sessions you’ll never forget. Here are five reasons why we think this year’s Biohealth Summit will be […]

28Aug 2018

Read the full article from BizTimes Milwaukee here.  A Medical College of Wisconsin cardiovascular researcher and the chief executive officer of Madison-based Exact Sciences Corp. will receive this year’s Wisconsin Biohealth Awards for their contributions to the state’s biohealth industry. Allen Cowley, a professor and chair of the department of physiology at MCW, is receiving the Hector F. DeLuca […]

27Jul 2018

7/26/2018 This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: The Podcast” features a chat with Lisa Johnson, CEO of BioForward Wisconsin. This Madison-based nonprofit supports the state’s biohealth industry, putting on events and providing relevant services and resources. It represents over 200 Wisconsin companies in fields like medical devices, diagnostics and digital health, as well as research institutions […]

19Jul 2018

Read the full article by Judy Newman at the Wisconsin State Journal here.  Fitchburg biotech Promega Corp.’s big, new research and development center will be a building designed to last for “200 years,” one of the architects on the project says. A groundbreaking ceremony will be held this week for the 270,000-square-foot, $190 million project […]

30May 2018

$50,000 in Scholarships Awarded to Biohealth Companies to Represent Wisconsin at BIO 2018 BioForward and Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation partner to provide local biohealth companies the opportunity to represent Wisconsin at international BIO conference May 30, 2018 10:21 AM Central Daylight Time MADISON, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Thirty scholarships have been awarded to Wisconsin biohealth companies to attend […]

17May 2018

BioForward Unites Innovation Leaders to Back Biohealth Industry in Wisconsin BioForward names biohealth industry leaders to Board of Directors May 17, 2018 08:00 AM Central Daylight Time MADISON, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BioForward, Wisconsin’s state association representing over 200 biohealth member companies, announced eight additions to this year’s Board of Directors. The board represents many facets of the […]

30Apr 2018

Wisconsin Governor Walker Signs Bill Facilitating Patient Access to Interchangeable Biologic Medicines SHARE PRINT Washington, D.C. (April 10, 2018) – The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) and BioForward Wisconsin commend Governor Scott Walker for signing critical legislation to create a pathway for the substitution of interchangeable biologic medicines, with appropriate communication to patients and physicians. Governor Walker signed Senate Bill 575, following broad […]