How can you engage members of your industry advisory board as partners in your students' success?
Dr. Josephine Pino describes a strategy that has worked well for Portland Community College.
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This article from the Portland Tribune describes the positive results: Bioscience industry builds a course's DNA
Opening session and Welcome from Dr. Elaine Johnson, Bio-Link Executive Director.
Open session Summer Fellows Forum 2013 from bio-link
Dr. Kristin Charles led a session to gather feedback on trends in biotechnology and needs of the community.
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As your students leave you and your program and find employment in the biotechnology industry, they will suddenly find themselves in a tightly regulated environment. The nature of biotech products requires this regulation by the FDA. Unless one is familiar with this environment, it can be challenging adapt and thrive in it as a worker and an contributor to the company's success. Thus, preparation for this regulated environment is important to student success in the transition from education to the workplace.
I put together the following presentation for a Bio-Link SFF 2013 workshop to show what are key ... Read more
Bridging the skills gap l. ciufo ccp13 from bio-link
Lennie Cuifo, Director of Job Training, Los Angeles Valley College, discusses strategy for biomanufacturing education and presents the Baxter model for regional biotechnology job training.
National center for therapeutics manufacturing m.pishko ccp13 from bio-link
M. Pishko from Texas A&M University describes the programs at the National Center for Therapeutics Manufacturing including a STEM summer camp.
Biomanufac. ed & the texas skill standards board l.fletcher ccp13 from bio-link
Dr. Linnea Fletcher, Bio-Link co-PI, describes development of biomanufacturing skill standards throughout the state of Texas.
Annac, st. john,miller,ostertaag combined pp ccp13 ccp13 from bio-link
A series of 4 talks from partners in industry:
Ayla Annac, CEO InvivoSciences, Inc. presents their work with 3D-engineered tissue and stem cell therapeutics.
Dr. St John from Cook Pharmica, talks about their Contract Development Manufacturing Organization that is partnered with IvyTech Community College.
Kenneth E Miller from Oklahoma State Center for Health Sciences speaks about partnership with Tulsa CC Biotechnology program funded through NSF, NCRR, and NIH.
Dr. Ostertaag from Transposagen talks about their work with transgenic animals and partnership program LIFE-CELL between Industry and community colleges.
Overview dol cccbc taa grant r.read ccp13 from bio-link Russ H Read, National Center for the Biotechnology Workforce (NCBW), gives an overview of the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) grant. Read more
Lab skills hub e. johnson ccp 13 from bio-link
Elaine Johnson, National Bio-Link Center, NSF-ATE
PI Dr. Johnson is the executive director of the National Bio-Link Center. She spoke about the prospective goals of the Lab Skills HUB of the TAA CCCBC
Medical devices hub s. lee ccp 13 from bio-link
Sengyong Lee, Director of the Medical Devices Hub for NBC2, presents progress and current goals for the Community College Consortium for Bioscience credentials
Biomanufacturing hub s. wallman ccp 13 from bio-link
Sonya Wallman, from the Northeast Biomanufacturing Center and Collaborative (NBC2), presents development of national regional hubs and the latest progress in development of biomanufacturing skill standards.
Ccp13 opening remarks s. wallman from bio-link
Presenter: Dr. Sonia Wallman
Dr. Wallman discussed NBC2 and the community college's role in educating students for positions in biomanufacturing.
Ccp partnering j_hongo_bio2013_chicago from bio-link
JoAnne S. Hongo, Genentech and City College of San Francisco, talks about their 20-year running partnership, CCSF's Bridge to Biotechnology program, and introduces 'faces of success' from these programs, including a grassroots organization created by a graduate called Nexgene girls.