Maureen L. Mulvihill, Ph.D. Appointed to the Life Sciences Pennsylvania Board of Directors
Life Sciences Pennsylvania (LSPA), one of the largest statewide life science associations, was founded in 1989 by two Penn State researchers. They represent medical device companies, pharmaceutical companies, investment organizations, research institutions, and myriad service industries. LSPA provides members with one-of-a-kind networking opportunities to help them facilitate strategic connections.
"It takes a village and the Pennsylvania life science community stepped up during the pandemic providing vaccines, tests and PPE that have been critical in the COVID fight. I am very honored to represent and advocate for our community on the LSPA BOD," said Maureen L. Mulvihill, Ph.D., President and CEO.
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The Life Sciences Pennsylvania Frank Baldino Bioscience CEO of the Year recognizes a CEO who has demonstrated visionary leadership and active participation to advance the science industry. Frank Baldino, Jr., founder, and CEO of Cephalon, Inc., was a pillar of the life sciences community in the Greater Philadelphia region and of the biotechnology industry. Maureen is widely recognized as a visionary leader of Actuated Medical. When the Covid-19 pandemic hit, her team quickly reacted and within 7 days stood up a reusable face shield manufacturing line – shipping shields to first responders, manufacturers, and schools. The product line grew over the next 4 months due to calls from businesses, schools, and parents to include reusable face shields for children, hard hats, and sports helmets. In 2020, AMI grew in employees and doubled its footprint to accommodate manufacturing scale-up.
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About Actuated Medical, Inc.
Actuated Medical develops medical devices that integrate electronically controlled motion technologies that improve patient outcomes and reduce healthcare costs. Their development process focuses on intellectual property, regulatory, and reimbursement strategies to decrease commercialization risk and attract medical device technology acquisition partnerships. Their devices solve unmet clinical needs in target markets e.g., Neural Implant Insertion, GI, critical care and pediatrics. Actuated Medical a certified women-owned business located in Bellefonte, PA and is ISO 13485 certified.
For more information, please visit http://www.actuatedmedical.com