An Initiative of the City of Akron


Heal Ohio Success in Akron (11/1/2017)

The Heal Ohio CollaborativeSM is a voluntary multi-disciplinary and multi-institutional collaborative dedicated to research, education, and commercialization activity focused on all aspects of wound healing and prevention to enhance patient care through formulation and testing of new diagnostic, drug, and therapeutic means and to increase outreach and educational opportunities in the Ohio community at large. It is a statewide collaborative that aims to unite scientists, healthcare professionals, and commercial partners who share a common vision and mission to solve problems associated with wound healing. In doing this, it will serve to bridge the gaps that exist between clinics, research, business, and patients.


Successful Heal Ohio Conference Attracts Over 150 Attendees (1/19/2017)

The 2016 Heal Ohio Conference was held at Quaker Station, on our campus in Akron, Ohio. There were over 152 attendees from 36 companies and health care centers, in addition to the 7 represented universities....more

BioOhio’s Ohio Bioscience Career Fairs (12/14/2016)

2017 marks the 11th year of BioOhio’s Ohio Bioscience Career Fairs. BioOhio will hold fairs this February in Northeast, Central, and Southwest Ohio....more

Akron Developers Exchange City Forum (10/5/2016)

Bringing city developer's together to discuss the hot topics affecting Akron right now. ...more

Koatum from Latvia wins Life Sciences Baltics 2016 startup Pitch Challenge (9/23/2016)

Koatum, a Riga-based startup developing hybrid bioactive medical implant coatings, was voted as the winner of Life Sciences Baltics 2016 startup Pitch Challenge by a 8-strong jury on Thursday....more

UBIQTEX LLC and Shenzhen HAC Telecom Technology Co. Ltd., Announced Strategic Partnership on AMR Billing Software Development (6/20/2016)

New relationship between UBIQTEX, LLC and Shenzehn HAC Telecom Technology Co. LTd. aims to increase marketing share to become the leading developer of AMR Software in China and globally. ...more

Will Akron Help Itself? (3/16/2015)

Bob Anthony wants to see Akron write the next chapter in a success story. The director of entrepreneurial services-life sciences for the Biomedical Corridor has convened meetings the past month seeking new investors in the Akron BioInvestments Funds....more