Virginia Drug Discovery Consortium

The Virginia Drug Discovery Consortium (VaDDC) has a threefold mission:

To promote the growth and advancement of drug discovery and development programs at universities and research institutes within Virginia, particularly through inter-institutional collaboration.

To help the pharmaceutical industry bring life-saving and quality of life solutions to patients through innovative collaborations with Virginia’s best and brightest researchers.

To promote and enhance the attractiveness of Virginia as an environment for pharmaceutical and biotech companies.



VirginiaDrugDiscoveryRx: CoronaVirus Therapeutics, Present and Future

Virtual Symposium- May 26 – 27, 2021
KEYNOTE talks from leaders in COVID-19 therapeutics discovery and future, FREE or minimal registration costs for all attendees

Symposium platinum sponsors

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Symposium bronze sponsors

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Virginia Bio Names John Newby CEO

Virginia Bio Names John Newby CEO

Virginia Bio announces John Newby will become CEO of Virginia Bio starting August 5, 2019. John will be stepping down as Commissioner of the Virginia Department of Veterans Services, where for the last 7 years he led this 800-member Agency located across more than 40...

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