Each of the awards presented at the Life Sciences PA Annual Dinner recognizes a contribution that helped shape the life sciences industry into what it is today. This is your chance to tell us who you believe should be honored at this year’s Annual Dinner.
Emerging Company of the Year
Life Sciences Pennsylvania’s Emerging Company of the Year Award recognizes a Pennsylvania-based company or organization of 100 employees or fewer that has experienced significant growth and/or achievement in 2019, while contributing positively to its community and the overall life sciences business climate of the Commonwealth. The Emerging Company of the Year Award is evaluated based on Fundraising/Revenue Growth, Business Plan Performance, Product Innovation, Community Impact, and Entrepreneurship & Leadership.
Deal of the Year Award
The Deal of the Year Award recognizes an organization or organizations which have promoted the growth of Pennsylvania’s life sciences industry by way of a substantial deal or strategic partnership. The organization(s) receiving the Award will have closed a deal or strategic partnership in 2019 that resulted in the continued growth and advancement of Pennsylvania’s life sciences industry. The deal can have occurred at any stage of product development or level of organization maturity.
Patient Impact Award
LSPA’s Patient Impact Award recognizes a medicine, therapy, device, company or organization that made a significant contribution to the quality of healthcare or length of life of patients in 2019. Eligible organizations include medical device, diagnostic, pharmaceutical, biotechnology companies or research institutions with significant operations in Pennsylvania.
Scientific Achievement Award
The Scientific Achievement Award recognizes a scientist or team of scientists in the Pennsylvania life sciences community who have demonstrated outstanding achievement by advancing knowledge, innovation, and/or patient care.