State Bioscience Initiatives 2008 and State Biotech Associations

BIO's Patrick Kelly, vice president of state government relations and alliance development, discusses the recently released report Technology, Talent & Capital: State Bioscience Initiatives 2008, which details state, national and metropolitan bioscience employment and growth trends from 2001 to 2006, state-level data on the performance of the biosciences sector, and information on state biosciences programs and policies. He also discusses how BIO works closely with its affiliated state biotech associations in the Council of State Bioscience Associations (CSBA) to advocate for state and local public policies that strengthen the life sciences industry. Download or read the report as a pdf file. Download or listen to the program.