June 4-7, 2018 | Boston, MA

BIO Exhibition 

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Patient LogoThe BIO Patient Advocacy Pavilion is a dynamic space centrally located in the BIO Exhibition that provides a forum for BIO attendees to meet with and explore potential collaborations between the biopharmaceutical industry and the nonprofit disease community to expedite the development of new and novel treatments. The Pavilion was created to provide patient advocacy organizations, venture philanthropies, and the biotechnology industry with unique partnering and networking opportunities to advance their shared goal of developing innovative medicines to fight and cure disease and improve the lives of patients. 

Connect with venture philanthropy and patient advocacy organizations for unique partnership opportunities to advance your research and drug development agendas.  

Organizations at BIO 2017:

In addition to raising awarenessdeveloping policy agendas, and advocating on behalf of patients and caregivers, these organizations are also helping to drive the development of new medicines for patients by funding research, developing patient registries, and collecting patient preference information.

*As of May 31, 2017.

Exclusive Interview with the National Alliance for Caregiving

"The BIO Patient Advocacy Pavilion gave us a chance to meet people face-to-face and connect in a way that phone and email doesn't allow. Meeting real people and doing awesome work together in person is an invaluable experience."


Watch this short video and learn about two projects and partnerships that were initiated in the Patient Advocacy Pavilion.

BIO Patient Advocacy Pavilion Wine Social and Meet-Up!

Wednesday, June 21
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
BIO Patient Advocacy Pavilion

Join us in the Patient Advocacy Pavilion for a networking event with more than 40 patient advocacy organizations! Discover your next partner in the patient advocacy community and learn about the incredible work these organizations do to advance the discovery, development, and delivery of new treatments for patients.

Plus, stop by on Tuesday during the Exhibitor Hospitality Receptions to meet and greet with the organizations!



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