BARDA Mask Innovation Challenge Awards Ceremony

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Who will be named BARDA Mask Innovation Challenge Phase 1 Finalists? Join us to find out live!

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The Biomedical Advanced Research & Development Authority’s Division of Research, Innovation, & Ventures (BARDA DRIVe), in partnership with the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), is proud to present the Awards Ceremony for the “Mask Innovation Challenge: Building Tomorrow’s Mask."

This event will celebrate our 10 Phase 1 finalist teams. They've all been working tirelessly to answer the PPE challenge of the pandemic era: Re-imagining and creating the mask of the future.

We are proud to announce these winners and highlight our partners and supporters in BARDA’s first-ever Challenge Competition. See you there!


Welcome - Dr. Kumiko Lippold

Opening Remarks - Dr. Gary Disbrow

Challenge Overview - Dr. Kumiko Lippold

Special Thanks - BARDA Accelerator Network Dr. David Winter

Meet the Phase 1 Winners - Dr. Sandeep Patel

What’s next? - Dr. Kumiko Lippold

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Organizer M2D2

Organizer of BARDA Mask Innovation Challenge Awards Ceremony

M2D2 is an incubator program for early stage medical device and biotech startups, a joint program between University of Massachusetts Lowell and University of Massachusetts Medical School. No affiliation with University of Massachusetts required and no strings attached.

M2D2 is a lifeline for emerging medical device and biotech companies, offering inventors and executives easy, affordable, and coordinated access to world-class researchers and resources at the two UMass campuses.

M2D2 offers wet lab space (shared w/equipment and private) and office space, as well as access to medical, business, engineering and industry experts.

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