Tag: Health and Human Services

HHS, DoD Award $2.05B in COVID-19 Vaccine, Treatment Production Contracts; Alex Azar QuotedContract Awards

HHS, DoD Award $2.05B in COVID-19 Vaccine, Treatment Production Contracts; Alex Azar Quoted

The departments of Defense and Health and Human Services awarded contracts worth $2.05B combined to biopharmaceutical companies Novavax and Regeneron to accelerate the…
HHS Vet Bridget Gauer Named Cognosante Strategy SVP; Michele Kang QuotedExecutive Moves

HHS Vet Bridget Gauer Named Cognosante Strategy SVP; Michele Kang Quoted

Bridget Gauer, former director of the National Institutes of Health’s Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center, has joined IT consulting firm…
Emergent BioSolutions Books $628M HHS COVID-19 Vaccine Manufacturing Task OrderContract Awards

Emergent BioSolutions Books $628M HHS COVID-19 Vaccine Manufacturing Task Order

The Department of Health and Human Services has awarded Gaithersburg, Md.-based biopharmaceutical company Emergent BioSolutions a $628M task order to…
HHS, AstraZeneca Partner to Accelerate COVID-19 Vaccine Dev’t; Alex Azar QuotedNews

HHS, AstraZeneca Partner to Accelerate COVID-19 Vaccine Dev’t; Alex Azar Quoted

AstraZeneca and the Department of Health and Human Services have signed a potential $1.2B public-private partnership agreement to further develop a recombinant adenovirus vaccine…
FDA Eyes Commercial AI, Analytics Platforms for Drug Evaluation ProcessNews

FDA Eyes Commercial AI, Analytics Platforms for Drug Evaluation Process

The Food and Drug Administration is looking to deploy artificial intelligence-based capabilities to support the drug product assessments and business…
Pentagon Signs $126M Contract to Increase 3M Mask Production CapacityContract Awards

Pentagon Signs $126M Contract to Increase 3M Mask Production Capacity

The Department of Defense has awarded 3M (NYSE: MMM) a $126M contract to increase the company's monthly production of medical-grade masks for COVID-19 response.…
GE-Ford Partnership Awarded $336M HHS Ventilator Production ContractContract Awards

GE-Ford Partnership Awarded $336M HHS Ventilator Production Contract

A team of General Electric (NYSE: GE) and Ford (NYSE: G) has been awarded a Defense Production Act contract worth potentially $336M to produce…
HHS Awards $1.4B in Ventilator Supply Contracts to Seven Firms; Alex Azar QuotedContract Awards

HHS Awards $1.4B in Ventilator Supply Contracts to Seven Firms; Alex Azar Quoted

Seven companies have been awarded contracts worth more than $1.4B combined by the Department of Health and Human Services to supply ventilators…
Battelle Awarded $415M DLA Contract for Mask Decontamination SystemsContract Awards

Battelle Awarded $415M DLA Contract for Mask Decontamination Systems

The Defense Logistics Agency has ordered 60 mask decontamination units from Battelle through the award of  a potential $415M contract on behalf of the Department of…
Deltek: $437B in Fiscal 2020 Federal Contracts Up for GrabsNews

Deltek: $437B in Fiscal 2020 Federal Contracts Up for Grabs

Deltek analysts have identified federal contracts worth potentially $437B across 50 unrestricted, set-aside, professional services and architecture, engineering and construction areas.