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20 Pacific Northwest Life Science Startups Shine in the Investor Spotlight

Sep. 25, 2018 | Events

On September 21st, Life Science Washington Institute hosted a trade show-style life science startup showcase for an investor-only crowd. The Best of the Northwest Showcase featured 20 hand-selected life science startups. These startups are developing the next generation of innovation in medical devices, diagnostics, therapeutics and digital health. The event was convened to unite the […]

3 Promises of The Best of the Northwest Showcase

Aug. 24, 2018 | Events

A note from Life Science Washington Institute Executive Director Francisco R. Velázquez, MD, SM On September 21st, Life Science Washington Institute will hold a celebration of local entrepreneurship during which investors will meet with twenty of the top up-and-coming biotech startups in the Pacific Northwest. The entrepreneurs will provide investors with a peek behind the curtain […]

Best of the Northwest Showcase Investor Invitation

Aug. 24, 2018 | Events

  Read the 3 Promises for the Best of the Northwest Showcase, written by the Executive Director for the Life Science Washington Institute Francisco R. Velázquez, MD, SM See the Best of the Northwest application for innovative Life Science startups

Life Science Washington Institute Named BARDA DRIVe Accelerator

Jul. 9, 2018 | DRIVe

Life Science Washington Institute has been selected as one of eight accelerators in the nation to help drive innovation in lifesaving medical technologies that solve challenging problems spanning modern health security threats and daily medical care. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has launched a new initiative to partner with the investment […]