THBI advocates for funding to research institutions promoting innovation for life sciences. Join THBI and network with those who have the resources needed to move ideas from the laboratory, to the manufacturer, to the patient. Great collaboration starts here. Academia members have the opportunity to join the THBI Academic Advisory Council.

Academic Member Levels & Benefits

Academic Member

Cost Savings
Access to BIO purchasing program
offering a nationwide network of savings opportunities with an average of $1,000 per member, per year.

Invitations to THBI member-only events, including THBI President's Calls, 
featuring discussions on current policy issues.

Marketing Opportunities
Your company logo on THBI website. Opportunity to provide content for THBI’s weekly newsletter and social media channels. 

“The policy and funding priorities promoted by THBI are fostering development of a vibrant life sciences industry in Texas. These initiatives, like CPRIT, have enabled the recruitment of renowned scientists to Texas and provided enhanced funding for research and product development, allowing the The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to remain a leader in medical breakthroughs and clinical innovations for the prevention, detection and treatment of cancer.”

– Mark Moreno, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

Academic Leadership Level

All benefits on left plus:

Academic Leadership Council

One seat on the Academic Leadership Council, which will meet biannually (around THBI Summits) and contribute to the THBI calendar of events and agenda for the year.

Participation at THBI Events Year-Round

- Two tickets for THBI Fall Summit
- Two tickets for THBI Spring Summit & Luminary Dinner ($1,000 value)

- Access to networking reception with state regulators, legislators and legislative staff re: academic and health policy space.

- Access to provide input on THBI policy events hosted throughout the year.

Legislative Subscriptions
- Subscription to THBI legislative bill tracking and committee/regulatory hearing briefing updates

(exclusive pricing for academic institutions)
Subscription to regular policy updates from THBI’s

Policy Team that revolve specifically around regulatory
and legislative issues focused on academia

Interested in joining THBI?

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