Bioconnex is a partnership led by CEG dedicated to the development and growth of the biotechnology community in the Capital Region and Tech Valley as a premier location for biotechnology research, education and industry. The Bioconnex network consists of private companies, higher education institutions, research organizations and the Center for Economic Growth. All employees of member organizations are automatically granted membership. 


Bioconnex provides networking and educational events, resources for emerging biotech enterprises and insight into industry-specific regional, state, national and global information. In addition, the network facilitates research collaboration and technology transfer opportunities and focuses on human resource, funding and infrastructure issues affecting the biotechnology industry in the Capital Region and Tech Valley.


Bioconnex offers a variety of events throughout the year, including:

Capital Region Cancer Research Symposium: Precision Medicine in Cancer Treatment and Prevention

June 11, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

The Capital Region Cancer Research group (CRCR) will sponsor a day symposium as part of their CRCR New Frontiers Series. This is the seventh such cancer symposium in this series, previously held in 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016 and 2019. The intent is to bring together investigators in New York’s Capital Region who work on various aspects of cancer.

We invite you to join us for an informative symposium featuring leading cancer research experts, cutting-edge medical oncologists, community-based cancer patient organizations, and selected presentations from graduate student and post-doc trainees.

Continuing medical education credit will be offered as part of this event: Albany Medical College is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Albany Medical College designates this Live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  See guidelines here>>

In order to claim credit for this conference you will need to fully complete two conference evaluations:

Complete the pre test prior here>>
Complete the post test here>>

Certificates can be printed out after completing the evaluation by clicking the next button at the bottom of the evaluation page.


Download the Full Program including the Speaker Schedule and Abstracts here>>

The Capital Region Cancer Research group announces the New Frontiers Symposium: Precision Medicine in Cancer Treatment and Prevention – See the Press Release here>>




Questions? Contact Ellyn Ford, New Ventures Manager, Entrepreneurship – Business Growth Solutions
Email: ellynf@ceg.org

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