LIFE SCIENCE CATEGORIES

New Life Science Categories in 2021

The 2021 UCSF Health Awards drops the word “digital” to better reflect the healthcare continuum as a whole. Now included are five new life science-focused categories in partnership with Biocom California, the state’s leading advocate for life sciences. Hear from Joe Panetta, President and CEO of Biocom, about this new partnership.

New Life Sciences Awards
Presented by

New Therapeutic
A drug or drug candidate in the field of oncology, immunology, neuroscience or metabolic, or in an emerging modality.
New Life Sciences Diagnostic
Next generation sequencing platform, with a focus on COVID-19, infectious disease, liquid biopsies and biomarker identification.
New Life Sciences Tool
Emerging synthetic biology or AI-enabled drug development platform that is advancing the field of biotechnology.
                         
COVID-19 Technology Derivative
COVID-19 technology that is being applied to fight global public health crises outside of COVID-19.

Application Info

  • Follow our submission guide or our step by step video below to apply
  • Applying is easy and once you create your account you can edit your application until our deadline on July 31, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. PST.
  • There is no cost for the initial submission for the 2021 UCSF Health Awards; however, we ask that companies that advance to the quarterfinals make a $350 donation to UCSF Health Hub.
  • Our team is here to help if you have any questions!