About BioStrategy Partners
BioStrategy Partners, Inc. (BioSP) is a 501c3 nonprofit consortium of academic medical centers and research institutes committed to the development and transfer of academic research into the marketplace.
BioSP develops and offers programs and services to foster industry-academic collaboration, aid technology development and commercialization, and contribute to the ongoing education of faculty and graduate students about the commercialization and technology transfer processes.
Together, BioSP’s members conduct 1.6B in annual research that generates more than 400 discoveries per year.
Our Board of Directors
Stephen G. Nappi
Associate Vice President
Office of Technology Commercialization and Business Development
Tim Pelura, Ph.D.
President and CEO
Heather Rose, Ph.D., JD
Director, Technology Licensing
Thomas Jefferson University and TJUH System
Heather Steinman, Ph.D., MBA
Vice President, Business Development
Executive Director, Technology Transfer
The Wistar Institute
Office of Technology Transfer, Commercialization & Innovation
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Erika Swift, MBA
Center for Medicial Innovation
College of Medicine
Pennsylvania State University
Lori Gavrin, Ph.D.
Director, Platform Business Development
Science and Technology Licensing, R&D Worldwide BD
Kenneth S. Kilgore PhD, MBA,
Director, Partnered Pharmacology
Immunology Therapeutic Area
Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson