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Start Your Career in Wisconsin’s Biohealth Industry

Explore the vast number of organizations and opportunities available in Wisconsin’s Biohealth Industry. Whether you’re just starting your journey or have been in the industry for years, we have an opportunity for you!

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The medical device and diagnostics industry continues to grow and thrive in Wisconsin, with medical device companies ranging from start-ups to corporate powerhouses choosing to call Wisconsin home.

11.5K+ medical devices & equipment and diagnostics jobs in Wisconsinmedical devices & equipment and diagnostics jobs in Wisconsin

281 medical device manufacturers are based in Wisconsinmedical device manufacturers are based in Wisconsin

$2.1B+ worth of medical and scientific instruments exported from WI in 2016worth of medical and scientific instruments exported from WI in 2016

GE Healthcare
Exact Sciences
versiti logo
Accuray
SHINE Medical Technologies
NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes
Tai Diagnostics
GoDx logo
Coppe Laboratories
imbed bio sciences
IntenseEngineering
Intuitive Biosciences
Isomark
Luminex logo. (PRNewsFoto/Luminex Corporation)
Medical Engineering Innovations
Preservation Solutions Inc
Ikaria
Somna Therapeutics
OpGen
RPRDx-Diagnostics
BioCut
Gregor

From therapeutic and drug development to translational and integrated science, Wisconsin has it all. Accounting for one of the state’s largest economic drivers, biotech and biopharma continue to flourish in Wisconsin.

24k+ research, testing, and medical laboratory jobs in Wisconsinresearch, testing, and medical laboratory jobs in Wisconsin

1,200 active clinical trials for new medicines in Wisconsinbiotech/life science companies in Wisconsin

17% job growth in the last 4 yearsjob growth in the last 4 years

covance
ppd
aldevron logo
Arrowhead Pharma logo
promega
catalent logo
illumina
Alcami logo
versiti logo
SHINE Medical Technologies
Eurofin
Cellular Dynamics
Scientific Protein Lab
NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes
Thermo Fisher Scientific
flugen
Mirus
AmebaGone logo
BioSentinel_ logo
CoD-logo
ENDECE-logo
Envigo
Functional Biosciences
Intuitive Biosciences
InvivoSciences
Kendrick Laboratories
Microscopy Innovations
Morgridge Institute Research
Next Gen Clinical Research
PhylloTech
Preservation Solutions Inc
Genetics
Promentis
Protein Foundry
Regenerative Medical Solutions
Scarab Genomics
spaulding clinical
Stem Pharm
Varigen Biosciences
wicell_logo
Zurex
Mallinckrodt
Third Wave Bioactives
BellBrook Labs
BrainXell
Metabiologics
CellScript Logo
JangoBio
RPRDx-Diagnostics
PlumbPharma
Capio
Starwise
ibidi
takara
Agulos
BioCut
UW-PACT
Dianomi
Gentueri
Vivid Microscopy

Wisconsin boasts some of the nations top research institutes. Wisconsin’s health research institutes lead the nation in research cancer, neuroscience, blood, cardiovascular disease, and more.

59K+ healthcare jobs in Wisconsinhealthcare jobs in Wisconsin

2K+ healthcare entities in Wisconsinhealthcare entities in Wisconsin

2.1K+ current clinical trials in Wisconsincurrent clinical trials in Wisconsin

Private, freestanding medical school & graduate school of sciences in Milwaukee
spaulding clinical

Where digital technology meets health solutions. Digital health is empowering patients and healthcare systems to provide personalized care, improve quality, and reduce costs. Digital health is Wisconsin’s newest and fastest growing sector.

12K+ digital health jobs in Wisconsindigital health jobs in Wisconsin

753 digital health companies in Wisconsindigital health companies in Wisconsin

52% Increase in tech positions in Wisconsin over the past 10 yearsincrease in tech positions in Wisconsin over the past 10 years

GE Healthcare
Yahara
Forte
teramedica
Cellara
TherVoyant
Wellbe
Biomax
HealthMyne
Capio
alithias
Arch Virtual
TeschGlobal
Empirico
Teselagen

Advanced manufacturing of therapeutic medical/lab devices and instrumentation, cells, or tissues – termed “Biomanufacturing” – is emerging as a substantial industry in the WI and throughout the United States.

300+ open biomanufacturing positions in Wisconsinopen biomanufacturing positions in Wisconsin

#1 the birthplace of both embryonic and pluripotent stem cell technology, Wisconsin leads the world in bio manufacturing breakthroughsthe birthplace of both embryonic and pluripotent stem cell technology, Wisconsin leads the world in bio manufacturing breakthroughs

50+ biomanufacturing start-ups in Wisconsinbiomanufacturing start-ups in Wisconsin

covance
ppd
aldevron logo
promega
catalent logo
illumina
Alcami logo
Plexus
Scientific Protein Lab
Thermo Fisher Scientific
BioSentinel_ logo
Columbus Chemical Industries
Protein Foundry
Regenerative Medical Solutions
Scarab Genomics
Varigen Biosciences
Waisman Clinical BioManufacturing Facility
Mallinckrodt
BellBrook Labs
BrainXell
Metabiologics
CellScript Logo
JangoBio
BioCut
LSNE
Vonco biomanufacturing

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Manufacturing And Testing Of Critical Therapies

Manufacturing and Testing of Critical Therapies

Research Tools & Instruments Advancing Disease Research

Research Tools & Instruments Advancing Disease Research

Diagnosis And Treatment Of Cancer And Other Diseases

Diagnosis and Treatment of Cancer and Other Diseases

Transforming Healthcare Deliveries And Improving The Standards Of Care

Transforming Healthcare Deliveries and Improving the Standards of Care

Complex Technologies To Product Realization

Complex Technologies to Product Realization

By The Numbers

1000+ open biohealth positions in WI
4320 biohealth companies in WI
107,616 Jobs
Wisconsin ranked #2 America's best states for healthcare
Wisconsin ranked #6 in quality of life
Madison ranked #3 in top 100 places to live
Milwaukee ranked top 20 city for women in tech

Powering Wisconsin’s Biohealth Industry

Beyond our biohealth companies, Wisconsin has internationally renowned research institutions and leading organizations that support our growing and dynamic biohealth industry. Empowering and connecting women to advance their careers; translating discoveries into commercial products and groundbreaking therapies; facilitating partnerships to advance Milwaukee’s vibrant healthcare technology scene; advocating for Wisconsin’s biohealth industry.

UW Madison
Medical College Of Wisconsin
UW Milwaukee
WI Biohealth
Healthtech MKE
Forward Bio Initiative

BioForward Wisconsin serves as the independent voice of the Wisconsin biohealth industry, providing services and resources to support the growth of our industry throughout the U.S. and the world. BioForward is the only Wisconsin organization representing over 200 biohealth member companies including biotech, biopharma, medical devices, healthcare systems, diagnostics, digital health, as well as our research institutions, and service providers. BioForward is committed to providing value to our members through collaborative assistance, educational and networking events, legislative advocacy, investing resources into key initiatives that support the industry, and through our Select Savings program. We have the vision and resources to grow Wisconsin’s companies developing integrated health solutions that define the future of healthcare. Learn more about BioForward and its members at www.bioforward.org

BioForward Wisconsin serves as the independent voice of the Wisconsin biohealth industry, providing services and resources to support the growth of our industry throughout the U.S. and the world. BioForward is the only Wisconsin organization representing over 200 biohealth member companies including biotech, biopharma, medical devices, healthcare systems, diagnostics, digital health, as well as our research institutions, and service providers. BioForward is committed to providing value to our members through collaborative assistance, educational and networking events, legislative advocacy, investing resources into key initiatives that support the industry, and through our Select Savings program. We have the vision and resources to grow Wisconsin’s companies developing integrated health solutions that define the future of healthcare. Learn more about BioForward and its members at www.bioforward.org

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