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.
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.
Did you miss the conference last year that the National Academies organized on Community Colleges in the Evolving STEM Education Landscape? There were talks by George Boggs, Martha Kantor, Jay Labov, Toby Horn, and many others.
You can still hear what happend, the National Academies have been posting videos of the talks. All these videos can be downloaded and watched off-line.
1. Welcome and Introductions by: Jay Labov, NAS; Toby Horn, Carnegie Academy for Science Education; Barbara Olds, NSF; George Boggs, NAS Committee Chair
Introduction - Community Colleges in the Evolving ... Read more
Moderator: Dr. Elaine Johnson, Bio-Link
Faces of Success: Our Graduates and Their Careers from bio-link
This interactive session features a lively panel of successful industry professionals who recently gained employability skills at community and technical colleges. Individuals share their pathways to rewarding careers in high-skill, high-wage positions in the biotechnology industry thanks to the access and affordability of targeted programs at community and technical colleges.
Keynote Speaker - E. Kevin Hrusovsky, former CEO & President of Caliper Life Science, now a PerkinElmer company, spoke on the bioeconomy and new technologies in healthcare.
Keynote Speaker - E. Kevin Hrusovsky from bio-link
Caliper is a premier provider of cutting-edge technologies enabling researchers in the life sciences industry to create life-saving and enhancing medicines and diagnostic tests more quickly and efficiently. Caliper is aggressively innovating new technology to bridge the gap between in vitro assays and in vivo results, enabling researchers to translate those results into cures for human disease. ... Read more