She was honored at the Life Sciences Pennsylvania annual awards ceremony, which was held on May 26, 2021. The award recognizes a CEO who has demonstrated exemplary leadership and active participation to advance the science industry. Maureen did just that throughout the year of 2020, by leading her team at Actuated Medical, Inc., through a trying time, while simultaneously innovating solutions to solve clinical and community needs brought on by the pandemic. Maureen and her team quickly reacted to the Covid-19 pandemic by standing up a reusable face shield manufacturing line in just seven days. The team shipped shields to first responders, manufacturers, schools, and many more.


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. Life Sciences Pennsylvania (LSPA) was founded in 1989 by two Penn State researchers and has grown to represent the entire life sciences industry. Their portfolio includes, 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.


The Life Sciences Pennsylvania Annual Awards Ceremony was held outdoors this year in a “drive-in style event”. Teams came together to celebrate the accomplishments of the Life Sciences industry. It is being held on May 26, 2021, from 3:00 to 5:00 PM. For more information visit: