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NEWS RELEASE: Doris Grant appointed Vice President Business Development and Strategy at BioNova

February 9, 2023 -- [HALIFAX]-- Today, Sean Awalt, CEO of BioNova announced the appointment of Doris Grant as Vice President ...
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Mark your calendars! We will be hosting a panel discussion on the value of the upcoming @IAmBiotech International Conference. We'll be covering the value and opportunities for startups, established companies, & health authorities.

Stay tuned for more details in the coming weeks! https://t.co/Ure8lfdR9C
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What a fantastic morning! Today we hosted a Meet & Greet with BioNova's newest team member, Doris Grant, who officially joined us this week.

Thank you everyone for taking the time to join us in welcoming Doris! https://t.co/mPcmgJ8Cp6
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Our mandate is to:

  • LEAD the development of Health and Life Science in Nova Scotia
  • ACCELERATE companies and the business ecosystem
  • ADVOCATE for the sector and growth of Nova Scotia’s BioEconomy


  • Medical Technologies
  • Digital Health
  • Pharmaceuticals & Vaccines
  • Natural Health Products
  • BioProducts

Please visit our Sector Strengths page to learn more.


BioNova aims to accelerate the innovation and productivity of businesses in Nova Scotia’s bioeconomy through our Projects, Programs, Services & Events with the support of our stakeholders and funding partners.