Where Science and Business Meet

Penn Biotech Group (PBG) is a cross-disciplinary student run organization at the University of Pennsylvania. We focus on addressing the challenges and obstacles facing the biotechnology industry today. To this end, we provide our members with education, real-world experience and networking opportunities to enrich their exposure within the biotechnology arena.

Upcoming Events

Please join us for our summer barbecue and happy hour, Thursday, August 7th, from 5-7pm in Kaskey Park aka “the Biopond.”  There will be food, beer, soda, and of course, good conversation with other PBG members!


In case of rain we will be in the courtyard between Goddard and Richards Labs.

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Brain Start Up Challenge

The Heritage Provider Network (HPN), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and Center for Advancing Innovation (CAI) have partnered to launch a unique Business Plan and Start-Up Challenge.  Last year’s Breast Cancer Start-Up Challenge exceeded expectations, yielding 11 high-performing start-ups to take forward promising federally-funded inventions, and has successfully created a new platform for graduate students to launch a career in a start-up!The Center for Advancing Innovation would like to invite you to join their new Challenge, the Brain Challenge, http://www.brainstartupchallenge.org/. Rolling acceptance for team entry into the challenge will occur August 1-October 31, 2014. For more information, please consult the Brain Challenge Executive Summary.



Bain Greater China Case Interview Workshop  – Hong Kong

If you are in the Hong Kong area this summer, Bain & Company Greater China invites undergraduate and non-MBA candidates  interested in the Associate Consultant position in Greater China (Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai) to a case interview workshop. In addition to learning how to prep for case interviews you’ll have the opportunity to interact with current Bain consultants who will share their experiences with you and will answer your burning questions about consulting and/or Bain & Company.
Date: Friday, August 22
Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Location: Bain’s Hong Kong OfficeDress Code: Business Casual

To Apply
Candidates interested in the workshop need to apply to attend by submitting a resume to ChinaRecruiting@bain.com by August 18th. Please use “Bain case interview workshop” as your email title and specify your graduation date and contact number in your email.

Shortlisted candidates will receive logistical details by Aug. 20th.

For more information about Bain Greater China, contact Lemonie Gao at ChinaRecruiting@bain.com