FDA Approves EVENITY™ (romosozumab-aqqg) For The Treatment Of Osteoporosis In Postmenopausal Women At High Risk For Fracture

FDA Approves EVENITY™ (romosozumab-aqqg) For The Treatment Of Osteoporosis In Postmenopausal Women At High Risk For Fracture

One in Two Women in the United States Will Suffer a Fracture in Her Lifetime Due to Osteoporosis(1)
EVENITY is the First and Only Bone Builder With a Dual Effect That Both Increases Bone Formation and Decreases Bone Loss(2)
EVENITY Rapidly Reduces Fracture Risk and Builds New Bone With 12 Months of Therapy(2)
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Georgetown University’s Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology Biobusiness to Develop Next Generation of Biotechnology Leaders

Georgetown University’s Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology Biobusiness to Develop Next Generation of Biotechnology Leaders

Georgetown University’s world-renowned MS in Biotechnology Degree has been offered over the past 20 years and its graduates continue to enjoy successful careers in the biotechnology industry.  In fall 2019, the Georgetown 10-credit Biotechnology BioBusiness Graduate Certificate program will welcome its first class.  It is unique and provides the opportunity for scientists to learn the basics of business to transition into to the private sector. For more information, contact: Vasna Nontanovan, Associate Director, Biotechnology Program, vn5@georgetown.edu,  202-687-6136 ...  Read more

Georgetown University Launches New Master’s Degree Program in Health Informatics and Data Science

Georgetown University Launches New Master’s Degree Program in Health Informatics and Data Science

The Master’s degree in Health Informatics and Data Science (HIDS) is an industry-driven, 12-month in-class accelerated program, with both full and part-time options. HIDS is aimed at recent graduates and early-mid career professionals who want to advance their careers as clinical and health informaticians. Students will gain core competency in new and emerging technologies applied to healthcare, such as Health Informatics, Big Data Analytics, Ethics in digital health, Artificial Intelligence Machine Learning to improve health outcomes and operations. For more information, contacthids@georgetown.edu ...  Read more

Creatv MicroTech’s Liquid Cell Biopsy and CAML cancer biomarker featured at AACR 2019

Creatv MicroTech’s Liquid Cell Biopsy and CAML cancer biomarker featured at AACR 2019

Rockville, MD, March 27, 2019.  Creatv MicroTech, detecting and diagnosing cancer when it matters most, will present its latest findings on cancer diagnosis and treatment at the Annual American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Meeting at Atlanta, Georgia, March 29 – April 3, 2019.  Two posters will showcase the clinical utility of cancer-associated macrophage-like cells (CAMLs) biomarker. ...  Read more

The LifeBridge Health/CareFirst Innovation Challenge Seeks Digital Health Innovators

The LifeBridge Health/CareFirst Innovation Challenge Seeks Digital Health Innovators

Baltimore, MD – LifeBridge Health and CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (CareFirst) have joined forces for a Shark Tank-style challenge to find the best and brightest digital health startups to present innovative ideas that could change the face of healthcare. Challenge participants are presented with the chance to earn a prize of up to $50,000 and the opportunity to work directly with healthcare practitioners and industry experts to further their work. ...  Read more

DP Solutions Named One of 2019 Tech Elite Solution Providers by CRN®

DP Solutions Named One of 2019 Tech Elite Solution Providers by CRN®

Columbia, MD, March 25, 2019 –  CRN®, a brand of THE CHANNEL COMPANY, has named DP Solutions to its 2019 Tech Elite 250 list. This annual list honors a select group of North American IT solution providers that have earned the highest number of advanced technical certifications from leading technology suppliers, scaled to their company size. These companies have distinguished themselves with multiple, top-level IT certifications, specializations, and partner program designations from the industry’s most prestigious technology providers. ...  Read more

hatch I.T. Launches New Service: Scale by hatch I.T.

hatch I.T. Launches New Service: Scale by hatch I.T.

TYSONS, Va., March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Effective 2019, hatch I.T. has launched its unique recruiting program ‘Scale’. The model is tailored to high-growth tech startups in the DMV region that need to scale their engineering and product teams aggressively. Scale is a subscription recruiting service where hatch I.T.’s team acts as a long-term extension of the customer’s internal recruiting function, building teams faster while saving the client significant expense. ...  Read more

DP Solutions Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services for the Sixth Year in a Row

DP Solutions Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services for the Sixth Year in a Row

DP Solutions has been named to CRN’s 2019 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category. This annual list recognizes solution providers with innovative approaches to managed services. These services help customers improve operational efficiencies, maximize return on IT investments, and continuously help them navigate the complexities of IT solutions. ...  Read more

Offit Kurman Launches Employee Mobility and Trade Secret Protection Practice Group

Offit Kurman Launches Employee Mobility and Trade Secret Protection Practice Group

In today’s employment landscape, companies in competitive industries face tougher challenges than ever before. Competition over talent, customer relationships and proprietary technology has given workers greater mobility and incentive to move from job to job. Professionals are increasingly working remotely, sometimes across state and national borders. Employees, contractors, vendors, and customers are accessing more and more information in the cloud. ...  Read more

AURP Announces New CEO and Launches ‘AURP HQ2’ in Washington, DC Area

AURP Announces New CEO and Launches ‘AURP HQ2’ in Washington, DC Area

Tucson, AZ, and College Park, MD, Feb. 7, 2019 – The Association of University Research Parks (AURP), a professional association of university-related research and science parks, announced the appointment of Brian Darmody, Associate Vice President of Corporate Engagement at the University of Maryland (UMD), as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Additionally, the association has opened a new office at the UMD Discovery District in the Washington, DC area, to be known as ‘AURP HQ2.’ Mr. Darmody will immediately assume his new role as CEO at the new location. He will continue his role at UMD and plans to transition out of UMD over time. ...  Read more