It Starts With One.  One idea, one researcher, one discovery, one entrepreneur is all it takes to make significant change that helps patients, spurs innovation and facilitates economic progress in West Virginia‚Äôs life science sector. 

The Bioscience Association of West Virginia will host the 9th Annual West Virginia Bioscience Summit on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place in Morgantown, West Virginia. This event will highlight the entrepreneurs, researchers and companies making significant contributions in our industry, both here in West Virginia and across the country.

Dr. Brett Hall, who received his doctorate in cancer biology from West Virginia University and now serves as President of Trans Medical Sciences, Chief Scientific Officer for Immuneering; and Chairman of the Board for BioArkive, will provide keynote remarks.

To register for the event, click here

State and regional leaders - from the life sciences, academia and government - will inform, educate and inspire attendees on a variety of topics, such as the incredible innovation coming out of state biotech companies, university commercialization activities, funding opportunities and much more. 

Life Science Research Showcase & Reception

The event will feature the Life Science Research Showcase & Reception. Conference attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the fascinating work underway at WVU and other state research institutions.  This event is open to ALL West Virginia faculty-led research teams from across the state!  For additional information or to participate, click This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Room Block

The event will be held at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place. A room block will is available for the night of Wednesday, April 24th.  To make your reservation online, click here.


Exhibit space is available but may fill up quickly.  To inquire about exhibit space, email Bryan Brown by clicking here.


Event Sponsorships are available.  Click This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to inquire about sponsorship opportunities. 

We look forward to seeing you in Morgantown on April 25, 2019 for the 9th Annual West Virginia Bioscience Summit!

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