BioSpace Launches Online Diversity Channel For The Life Sciences 
10/19/2005 5:13:11 PM

NAPLES, FL, April 4, 2005 - BioSpace, the leading online information source for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries, is pleased to announce the launch of a new Diversity Channel within its world-renowned life science Website,, which attracts over 1.5 million unique monthly visitors.

BioSpace Diversity Channel:

As part of the effort BioSpace is working with a number of organizations committed to expanding the diversity of thought and culture within the life science industry and its workplace. By creating this new channel BioSpace will provide their online audience with up-to-date information on a number of professional organizations and their diversity initiatives as well as related events, educational opportunities and grants.

"AWIS San Diego is pleased to have built a strong relationship with BioSpace. The generous support we have received from BioSpace has allowed us to connect to many science professionals in the San Diego community," said Karin Lucas, Ph.D., Vice President of the San Diego chapter of AWIS (Association for Women in Science).

"We are thrilled to be working with so many fantastic organizations in helping to bring their diversity messages and programs to our online community," said Brian Vacanti, Division Manager of BioSpace.

The online piece is the first of many annual programs that the company has planned to help expand and grow the Diversity Channel. BioSpace encourages participation in the effort from all members of the life science community. Please find more information at

About BioSpace

BioSpace is globally recognized as the leading provider of web-based resources and information to the life science industry. For 20 years BioSpace has helped to accelerate communication and discovery among business and scientific leaders in the biopharmaceutical market. With a well-established site infrastructure and loyal online audience of over 1.5 million unique monthly visitors, offers an unparalleled distribution channel for recruitment, investment, product, event and other life science industry messages.

BioSpace, a Career Innovations company, is located in Naples, FL.


Melissa Fodor
Marketing Manager