BioDFW Merged Into Health Industry Council

The Irving-based Health Industry Council (HIC) of North Texas has absorbed BioDFW. The integration of the two nonprofit organizations, which was effective June 1, included a transfer of assets from BioDFW to HIC’s foundation. Formed in 2003 to promote life science locally, BioDFW was an alliance of leaders in industry, education, government and nonprofit organizations that represented several healthcare disciplines, such as research, medical devices, information technology, and finance. BioDFW’s board will serve on the HIC’s healthcare technology taskforce and help produce an annual half-day forum to showcase the life science industry in North Texas. Leslie Casey, HIC vice president… Full Story