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in2being COVID Connect Tackles Patient Screening Efficacy

Our friends at in2being scored a huge win during their May 22 weekly webinar! Dr. Yen Pottinger of Columbia University spent the first hour discussing current screening techniques, benefits and weaknesses with Directing Manager Gene Parunak. Dr. Pottinger, a former CDC virologist, gave a fantastic overview of the testing process ranging from sensitivity/specificity basics all the way up to effective approaches used in HIV. Please be sure to check out their webinar recording by clicking here:

Dr. Yen Pottinger Lecture — in2being COVID Connect May 22, 2020

And don’t forget to check out their weekly webinar here for more great information on this ever-evolving topic!

For more on current testing approaches, Dr. Pottinger recommended the following link. Fascinating to watch the virus mapping included!

Nextstrain Epidemiology Map — with global map animation!

Free access to Platypus Labs “Hacking Innovation” Course

If you’re not familiar with Josh Linkner and Platypus Labs, you’re missing out! Josh’s latest book Hacking Innovation has been transformed into an online experience with instructive videos and user feedback that can be done at your own pace. Recently, they allowed free access to all course modules. The content is fantastic! If you haven’t read his book already, check out what Josh has to offer:

Platypus Labs / Hacking Innovation — Online Course Link

Please note, ArborHive receives no compensation for this. It’s just a great program!

MichBio Virtual Town Halls with Congressional Reps

MichBio is hosting two virtual town hall meetings during the first week of May! Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) and Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-5) will be discussing multiple issues related to the COVID-19 crisis, including the CARES Act, restarting the economy and legislative issues related to the bioscience industry. Please click on the links below for registration information:

Representative Dingell — Tuesday, May 5, 2020, 10:00 – 10:30 am
Representative Kildee — Friday, May 8, 2020, 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

ArborHive Innovation Newsletter — Issue #1!

Welcome to the start of something good! To reduce the communication gap between clinicians and innovators, it has to be an easier process. In addition to the ArborHive Innovation Network resources, I would like to introduce a monthly newsletter to give you a quick summary of opportunities and upcoming events. Please click the link below to download our inaugural issue!

ISSUE 01 — APRIL 2020

Keep in touch with us! Go to our ArborHive Newsletter page and sign up to receive our newsletter directly to your inbox! Please note that your email will never be shared without your permission and that your inbox will not be filled with ArborHive spam. Your privacy is valuable.

in2being COVID Connect Weekly Webinar

Saline, a small and unassuming suburb of Ann Arbor, Michigan, has been brewing some big things! in2being, a technology consulting and development company headed by Gene Parunak, has been hosting a weekly webinar to help build a network of healthcare professionals, industry specialists, regulatory experts and material suppliers to fight our current health crisis. Gene hosts this event online every Friday at 2pm EDT. Please click on the link below to learn more!

in2being COVID Connect Webinar