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Correct Rx Leadership Team
Life Sciences

After a long career as a top executive in the pharmacy services industry, Dr. Ellen H. Yankellow started Correct Rx, one of the top institutional pharmacy service providers. She is regarded as one of the leading women pharmacists in the country and an expert on institutional and geriatric pharmacy. Correct

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Vheda Health
Information & TechnologyInnovation & TechLife Sciences

A Columbia-based healthcare technology company is making it easier than ever for chronically ill patients to monitor and improve their health. Vheda Health is a startup that works with Medicaid and Medicare health plans to decrease medical expenses and improve compliance with their mobile care management platform, enabling patients to

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Ulman Cancer Fund Housing
Life Sciences

In honor of Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week, which runs from April 4 to April 10, we have teamed up with the Ulman Cancer Fund to spread the word about UCF house. Learn more at ulmanfund.org/theucfhouse. Every person on the planet has been affected by cancer in some way. No

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Ice Cream University TIC Gums
Education & ResearchLife Sciences

To high schoolers choosing a college, Ice Cream University sounds like a fun place to get an education. For juniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, who are attending schools in Baltimore or Harford counties, Ice Cream University is indeed a possibility. This unique program – born from a

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ComForCare Glen Burnie
Life SciencesProfiles

After caring for elderly family members for years, local couple Jack and Pat Savage realized the importance of home care services throughout Maryland. So in 2015, the Savage family opened ComForCare Home Care in Glen Burnie. The franchise provides help to in-need individuals at home, independent and assisted-living communities, hospitals,

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Manta Biofuel
Energy & SustainabilityLife SciencesProfiles

Ohio native Ryan Powell has utilized the state of Maryland for a first-rate education, an innovative start-up business, a groundbreaking technology patent, and now a massive expansion from what was once just an idea. Powell and his business partner Onur Unal are the founders of Manta Biofuel, a Baltimore-based biotechnology

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Maryland_Gemstone_Biotherapeutics
Innovation & TechLife Sciences

George Davis is a CEO, investor, and big believer in a bright future for Baltimore’s startups. Davis is passionate about bringing academic research to fruition in healthcare. He’s doing just that through his companies: Gemstone Biotherapeutics, a biotechnology company focused on effective healing solutions in advanced wound care, and Gamma

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Innovation Showcase Bio Prizes
Life Sciences

Faculty from the University of Maryland, Baltimore and Johns Hopkins University and local entrepreneurs were recently recognized for their groundbreaking research with $200,000 in prizes. The awards were made by the two universities, the Abell Foundation and the Maryland Department of Commerce as part of a day-long 2016 Innovation Showcase.

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Novavax life sciences
Life Sciences

Researchers at several Maryland universities as well as the National Cancer Institute have been awarded $3,844,000 in grants by the American Cancer Society. The grants, which started July 1, went to researchers with Johns Hopkins University; University of Maryland, College Park; Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; and National

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BTI BioTechnical Institute Maryland
Life Sciences

Guest feature: Sarah Pick is a marketing consultant with the BioTechnical Institute of Maryland. Follow BTI on Facebook and Twitter. The BioTechnical Institute of Maryland (BTI), which works with unemployed adults to transition them to careers in the life sciences industry, was among 12 non-profit organizations selected nationally to receive

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