Fuel biohealth innovations

As our populations ages and medical breakthroughs extend our lives, the demand for biohealth innovation has never been greater. The Cincinnati region is stepping up to this national challenge in a major way, connecting a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem with respected healthcare technology partners and medical institutions in Southwest Ohio, Northern Kentucky, Southeast Indiana and beyond.

Partner with Top Research Hospitals

Finding the right partner is key to bringing biohealth innovations to market. Greater Cincinnati is home to top-ranked Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and UC Health, the University of Cincinnati’s research hospital. These institutions are unmatched in moving lab research into reality for a positive impact on patients’ lives.

Cincinnati Children's
UC Health

Discover Early-Stage Support

When funding and mentorship fall into place, great ideas become world-changing companies. Our Greater Cincinnati investors and partners are curious, confident and ready to connect entrepreneurs with the tools they need to be sustainable and successful organizations. Check out these exciting examples of biotech growth in Greater Cincinnati:

Mason Tech Elevator
Spry Labs

Engage with World-Class CROs

Greater Cincinnati biohealth startups have a powerful next-door neighbor in research organizations like Medpace and CTI Clinical Testing & Consulting. These respected companies provide strategic partnership opportunities and supply deep understanding of the most efficient and cost-effective paths to bring lifesaving drugs to market.

In 2016, Medpace chose to expand operations in Greater Cincinnati. The clinical research giant successfully tapped into the local talent pipeline to meet critical staffing needs.

Read about Medpace’s talent advantage


Leverage Talented Workers

Skilled employees are the key to discovering solutions, creating treatments and growing as a business. The Cincinnati region’s nationally ranked colleges and universities have long produced generations of workforce talent to fuel the future.

Educational institutions easily accessible from Greater Cincinnati

Miami University
Northern Kentucky University
University of Cincinnati
The Ohio State University
Case Western University

Sites that Support Growth

Finding the right site can be as important as employing talented workers. That’s why in Greater Cincinnati, businesses and community leaders collaborate to offer a wide range of sites where companies can start working effectively from day one.

Here is an available Greater Cincinnati project site optimized to scale immediate operations:

Uptown Gateway

450,000 square feet
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City of Cincinnati
REDI Cincinnati


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