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From Science Writer to Venture Capitalist and Biotech Startup Advisor with Steve Dickman

On this week’s episode, Mark’s guest is Steve Dickman, CEO of CBT Advisors, a strategic consultancy supporting the biotech industry.  Topics discussed during the episode include: How Steve made...

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Benefits of Lifelong Learning and How to Achieve Them with Jen Jortner Cassidy

In this week’s episode, Jen Jortner Cassidy, Senior Customer Success Manager at LinkedIN, shares her passion for lifelong learning and how listeners can reap the benefits of learning as...

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Keys to Effective Translational Research with Mike Fenn, PhD

On this episode, Mark discusses a range of translational research issues with Mike Fenn, PhD, the Director of Healthcare & Life Sciences at Harvard Innovation Labs, including: What led...

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Driving and Funding Innovation in Biotech with Orange Grove Bio CEO Marc Appel

In this week’s episode, Mark and Marc discuss innovation in the life sciences industry, including the recent launch of Orange Grove’s portfolio company, Asalyxa Bio. Topics include: Remdesivir and...

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Exploring the Origins of the Universe and Art of Writing with Particle Physicist Yangyang Cheng, PhD

Particle physicist and postdoctoral research associate Yangyang Cheng, PhD explores the universe and also shares her unique perspectives on her native country of China and the U.S. political landscape...

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First Generation College Student to Associate Professor of Biology with Tracie Delgado, PhD

In this inspiring and enlightening interview, Mark and Tracie Delgado, PhD discuss Tracie’s professional journey, her fascinating research, and how she’s able to effectively translate her work into engaging,...

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Entrepreneurship from Brazil to the White House with Fabricio F. Costa, PhD

Fabricio F. Costa, PhD is a science and technology expert, seasoned business strategist, and serial entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience in top academic labs and companies...

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Seeding and Supporting Early-Stage Biotech Companies with Xontogeny CEO Chris Garabedian

In this episode, Mark talks with Chris Garabedian, Chairman and CEO of Xontogeny, which he founded in 2016 to support multiple promising technologies from early development through clinical proof...

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Successful Startups with Serial Entrepreneur and VC Vinit Nijhawan

Vinit Nijhawan is Managing Director of MassVentures, the first public venture capital fund in the U.S., funding early stage, high growth Massachusetts companies for more than 40 years. In...

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How to Cure the U.S. Health Care System with Brad Spellberg, MD

Dr. Brad Spellberg is a  polymath. He’s simultaneously a Chief Medical Officer, of a major medical center, Professor of Medicine, medical researcher, practicing clinician, founder-entrepreneur, and  author of multiple...

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