Boston Taiwanese Biotechnology Association

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Boston Taiwanese Biotechnology Association (BTBA) is a non-profit organization started in 2012 by a group of Taiwanese graduate students, postdocs and young professionals in the greater Boston area. Our goals are to foster individual career development, to enhance scientific collaborations, to facilitate interactions and to strengthen networking among academic and industrial bioscience communities in Taiwan and US.


Anniversary Symposium

2022 BTBA 10th Anniversary Symposium & Gala

2022-07-23, 9 AM to 2022-07-24, 1PM
Northwest Science Building


Academic Seminar

2022 BTBA April Academic Seminar

2022-04-23, 3 PM


Meet People, Catch Up With Friends, And Learn


S3 Ep.2 生技新鮮人求職修煉手冊—上卷 ft. Margaret Wey, Yvonne Meng, Phoebe Tsai

Nov 15, 2022

畢業生找第一份工作向來是個難題,特別是對許多飄洋過海來美唸書的外國學生而言更是如此,不僅要面對學校和業界環境的巨大鴻溝,更要面對求職文化差異等種種困難。 畢業生們的心聲都聽到了!為此我們規劃了面 ...More info

S3 Ep.1 第三季粉墨登場! 搶先認識新任共會長

Nov 03, 2022

「生技來一刻」第三季登場了!第一集訪談熱騰騰新官上任的2022-23年度 BTBA共會長何逸雲博士與邱亮源博士,分享他們的職涯旅程以及對BTBA新年度的願景與規劃。 兩位會長皆俱豐富的跨領域經驗 ...More info

S2 Ep.19 It’s the climb, Ascending biotech’s career ladder without losing balance ft. Dr. Jo Viney

Oct 03, 2022

聽完上一集《生技來一刻》Timothy Yu 醫生的精彩訪問,是不是覺得意猶未竟?還想敲碗更多超優質內容呢?你會不會好奇,還有哪位BTBA年會的重量級嘉賓即將登場《生技來一刻》呢?

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Sneak peek into the industry

Po-Jen (Will) Yen, Business Development

By Yi-Shan Chen on Mar, 2019

As a scientist in Biotech/Pharma, Business Development to me is a function that usually doesn’t have a lot of interaction with researchers unless they need data from you but the decisions they make influence researchers the most. ...Read more

Sneak peek into the industry

TeYu Chen, Medicinal Chemist

By Yi-ying Chou on Nov, 2018

I always thought that doing biological experiments, like sitting long hours in front of tissue culture hood, can be physically challenging. When I chat with Ryan, I realized that medicinal chemists also have heavy workload on the bench side. In pharmaceutical company, chemists are not allowed to be ...Read more

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