Program Events

Georgetown Biotechnology Information Session

Please join us for our next Information Session on Friday, December 3rd, 2021, 12-12:30 pm (EST). The goal of the meeting is to give you an overview of the Georgetown Biotechnology Program and to engage in an interactive dialogue with our prospective students who are discovering the next generation of biotechnology. We look forward to seeing you there! Please RSVP here.

Georgetown Biotechnology Newsletter

October 17, 2021 Newsletter

November 14, 2021 Newsletter

Virtual Biotechnology Graduate Student Hour

Karen Brotherton-Julien, MS,

Friday, October 22, 2021 (12 – 1 p.m.)

Lee Eiden, Adjunct Faculty. Chief, Section on Molecular Neuroscience at National Institutes of Health. Lee Eiden’s Biography.


Tuesday, August 18, 2020 (6 – 7 p.m.)

Hitreshi Choksi, Alum S18, BioBusiness. Hitreshi Choksi’s Biography.

Diba Zomorrodi, Alum S17, BioScience. Diba Zomorrodi’s Biography.

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 (12 – 1 p.m.)

Richard Ascione, PhD. CEO, President OnkoLogix USA LTD and ImmunoLogix LTD USA and CSO of OnkoRx in Beijing China. Director, Equity Research, Fairlook Investment Advisors LLC. MD/PhD from New York University – Bellevue. Richard Ascione’s Biography.

Amanda Hershberger, Alum 2014. Business Development, Parexel Biotech. Amanda Hershberger’s Biography.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 (6 – 7 p.m.)

Stephen Sullivan, Adjunct Faculty Course Director: Drug Development from Discovery to Post-Approval. Stephen Sullivan’s Biography.
Sarah Aminov, Alum 2019 (BioScience Track)
Attending Albert Einstein College of Medicine this fall to pursue a PhD in biomedical sciences. Sarah Aminov’s Biography.

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 (12 – 1 p.m.)

Peter Sykora, Ph.D – Adjunct Faculty. Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) Amelia Technologies. Peter Sykora’s Biography.
Avneet Heer – Alum 2016. BioBusiness. Avneet Heer’s Biography.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 (6 – 7 p.m.)

Charles Dormer, M.Phil, MS – Adjunct Faculty. Strategic Leadership in Science & Technology. Charles Dormer’s Biography.
Rebecca Ursin, MS – Alum Spring 2016. 4th year PhD candidate Biochemistry & Molecular Biology program Johns Hopkins. Rebecca Ursin’s Biography.
Russell Sillmon, MS – Alum Spring 2019. Battelle, Business Development | Marketing Manager. Russell Sillmon’s Biography.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 (12 – 1 p.m.)

Ivica Labuda, PhD. Biokeys for Flavors, LLC and NovaKera, LLC
Emily Winters, Spring 2017.
Spark Therapeutics, Clinical Trial Study Manager

The Epic Career Search and Immigration Strategies by Caleb McKinney and Linda Rahal

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Pre-Clinical Science Building, Room LA2
Vasna Nontanovan,

Entrepreneurial Biotechnology Poster Presentations

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Pre-Clinical Science Building, G Level, Corridor C
Aradhana Massey,

MS Biotechnology Alumni Round Table

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Pre-Clinical Science Building, Room LA2
Vasna Nontanovan

Biotechnology Program Open House/ Info Sessions

Friday, April 26, 2019
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Basic Science Building, Room 341

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Pre-Clinical Science Building, Room LA2

Vasna Nontanovan,

Event for students who are interested in learning more about our dynamic One year MS or 10-credit BioBusiness Certificate programs at Georgetown University – meet faculty and staff, current students and attend a class to gain insight into what makes our program a leader in the Biotechnology academic arena.

Biotechnology Capstone Internship Poster Presentations

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Pre-Clinical Science Building, G Level, Corridor C
Vasna Nontanovan