"BioUtah is a powerful advocate for the life sciences. There's tremendous value in its ability to leverage our collective voices and tell our story before government, media, the public and investment community."
--Fred P. Lampropoulos, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Merit Medical
Utah has the fastest growing life sciences industry in the nation, and BioUtah is spreading the word. The trade association is working to raise the industry's profile in the state and across the nation. Launched in 2012, BioUtah is the state's only trade association dedicated solely to the life sciences.
Members of BioUtah reflect the industry's diversity, from research and medical device manufacturing to diagnostics, biotechnology and biopharmaceuticlas. They include Fortune 500 companies, startups, and everything in between, including service providers and academic centers.
"Our members represent all aspects of Utah's life sciences ecosystem," said Brandi Simpson, CEO of Navigen, and vice chair of the BioUtah board of directors. "As an association, we're focused on uniting our growing industry and positioning the state to become an epicenter for medical innovation."
ADVOCACY AND PARTNERSHIPS
Legislation and regulation at both the federal and state level impact the industry. "We actively engage in policy debates and partner with other organizations, such as the Governor's Office of Economic Development, to advance a...