Event Flyer and Registration for March 1 2018 are to the right. When a new seminar is announced, these will be updated.

Featured Events

Learn about the business and network with professionals in biotechnology

in an informal setting!

American Society for Quality Special Interest Group ASQ509 Biomed/Biotech event hosted by Dr. C.J. George Chang, Chair, Biomed/Biotech SIG, ASQ509  gchang2008@yahoo.com   

When:   Thursday evening April 26, 2018

Where:  9366 Gaither Rd. (1st Floor Music Room), Gaithersburg, MD 20877 (CCACC HQ) 


Seminar topic: NGS in Oncology – FDA’s Perspective​ see flyer here

Presented by: You Li, Ph.D. Lead Scientific Reviewer, Division of Molecular Genetics and Pathology, Office of In Vitro Diagnostics and Radiological Health (OIR), Center for Device Evaluation and Radiological Health (CDRH), US FDA.


As part of the Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI), FDA is actively engaged to develop a regulatory pathway to advance innovation in precision medicine and develop novel approaches to assess performance of NGS-based In Vitro Diagnostic Devices. This presentation will provide an overview of the regulatory pathways for NGS-based oncology panels, and summarize some major regulatory considerations for validation of NGS oncology tests.”   ​

Please register here


There will be a $5 cost to non-ASQ members to cover pizzas and drink. 
The driving directions to our venue are included in the event flyer.  Hope to see you there. 
Biomed/Biotech SIG’s past and future events, speakers’ bios, some presentations, and our SIG feedback channel can be found here.


All biotech openings reported to Maryland Commerce are posted by the Office of BioHealth Technologies. Open the site by clicking on the button to the right and scroll down. To post a job for free, contact Nina Lamba nina.lamba@maryland.gov


BioHealth Innovation also posts jobs in Biotechnology and BioHealth. The link to that job board is to the right.


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