Informational Links

Organizational Links

American Women in Science (AWIS) Palo AltoChapter

Association for Women in Science (AWIS) San Francisco Chapter

Association for Women in Science (AWIS) East Bay Chapter

Association of Clinical Research Professionals Northern California Chapter (ACRP)

American Medical Writers Association (AMWA)

Bay Bio Calendar of life science events

Bay Area Clinical/Regulatory Roundtable, bimonthly meetings 

Bio 2 Device Group, weekly Tuesday morning meetings except second Tuesday evening meeting monthly

Biomedical Seminars at Stanford University

Bioscience Forum, monthly Wednesday evening meetings

California Analytical Chemists Organization

Chinese-American Biopharmaceutical Society (CABS)

Chinese Bioscience Association

Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Santa Clara Valley Chapter, meetings at Stanford University

French Bio Bay

Genetic & Environmental Toxicology Assn. of Northern California

HBA Healthcare Business Women’s Association San Francisco Bay Area Chapter

Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), Northern California Chapter

Parenteral Drug Association West Coast Chapter

Project Management Institute (PMI) Pharmaceutical Community of Practice

Regulatory Affairs Professionals Association

Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA)

Women in Bio in San Francisco

WorkIt Event Calendar, searchable by categories of medical devices, lifescience and biotech

Industry Resources

Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) represents more innovators and manufacturers of medical devices, diagnostic products, and medical information systems

BIO Biotechnology Industry Organization

California Health Institute website includes annual report on California biomedical industry

Clinical Trials Primer from the FDA

Edgar search service for official US government SEC (Securities Exchange Corp.) filings required of publicly traded companies

Edgar (free)

FDA U.S. regulatory agency website

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association website includes profile of branded pharmaceutical industry with lots of detailed information on issues

UC Berkeley Extension

UCSF Center for Bioentrepreneurship