About BioPharma PM

The BioPharma PM Network is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to building and sharing project management best practices within the pharmaceutical, biotech, CRO, medical technology, and medical device industries at a local and global level. This includes, but is not limited to, conferences, education, training, talent sourcing, networking and career development."

OUR Vision

By 2019, BioPharma PM will be recognized as a leading project management resource within the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, contract resource organization, medical device, and medical technology industries. We will provide exceptional education, networking, career development, talent sourcing, and best practices for the project management discipline in the industries we serve.




The commercial industry that discovers, develops, produces, and markets drugs or pharmaceutical drugs for use as different types of medicine and medications.



Medical Device

Any apparatus, appliance, software, material, or other article—whether used alone or in combination, including the software intended by its manufacturer to be used specifically for diagnostic and/or therapeutic purposes and necessary for its proper application.



The use of living systems and organisms to develop or make products, or "any technological application that uses biological systems, living organisms, or derivatives thereof, to make or modify products or processes for specific use".


Medical Technology

Medical technology, or medtech, encompasses a wide range of healthcare products and is used to treat diseases or medical conditions affecting humans. Medical technology may broadly include medical devices, information technology, biotech, and healthcare services.


Contract Research Organization'S (CRO'S)

An organization that provides support to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries in the form of research services outsourced on a contract basis.