Who We Are

The New Jersey Life Sciences Vendors Alliance (NJLSVA) is a coalition of businesses, individuals and academia who provide goods and services to New Jersey’s life sciences companies.

The NJLSVA was founded to educate suppliers on trends in industry procurement and public policy that affects the life sciences industry.

Rep. Bill Pascrell

Sens. Menendez and Booker, Reps. Gottheimer and Pascrell Announce $363,583 Grant for Hackensack University Medical Center

Washington, DC, September 8, 2017 — Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker and Congressmen Bill Pascrell (NJ-8) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) announced on September 7 that Hackensack University Medical Center in collaboration with the Stevens Institute of Technology will be receiving $363,583 in federal funds for cancer treatment research from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ National Cancer Institute.

“Thanks to Hackensack UMC’s John Theurer Cancer Center, North Jersey is a key player in the battle against cancer. I’m hopeful that their path-breaking research will one day overcome multiple myeloma cells,” said Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5). Continue reading

The March of Dimes to Honor Rep. Pascrell, Sen. Allen at ‘Celebration of New Beginnings’ December 4

March of Dimes purpleSayreville, NJ, November 11, 2015 ― You are invited to attend the March of Dimes’ 2015 Celebration of New Beginnings on Friday, December 4 from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Forsgate Country Club in Monroe Township, NJ.

The Celebration of New Beginnings event was founded 17 years ago by the March of Dimes and Pfizer to increase public awareness of the progress, promise of cutting-edge research, and public health programs in the areas of maternal and infant health in New Jersey.

At its annual Celebration, the March of Dimes will honor the public service of Congressman William Pascrell, Jr. (D-9) and Senator Diane Allen (R-7).  Continue reading

Alliance for Patient Access Honors Rep. Bill Pascrell for Medicare Part B Service

20150512 Pascrell Presentation -- Lisa Schill, Lisa Yourman, Beki Perkins, Pascrell, Lucy Montgomery, Steve Issenman

L to r: Lisa Schill, RASopathies Network USA; Lisa Yourman, Action CF; Rebecca Perkins, BioNJ; Rep. Pascrell; Lucy Montgomery, AfPA; Steve Issenman, HealthCare Institute of New Jersey (HINJ)


Paterson, NJ, May 13, 2015 ― The Alliance for Patient Access (AfPA) yesterday honored U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell (NJ-D-9) with its Medicare Part B Patient Access Champion Award.  The presentation was made in the Congressman’s Paterson office.

The honor was presented to Congressman Pascrell in appreciation of his service on behalf of Medicare beneficiaries whose health and quality of life depend on access to treatment they receive through the Medicare Part B program. Continue reading