Medical & Biohealth
The polio vaccine, Benedryl (the world’s first effective antihistamine), the Heimlich Maneuver, the Heart/Lung Machine and the first FDA-approved 3D imprinted drug are just a few of our medical breakthroughs and contributions. Our region is home to 30 acute-care hospitals and nearly 18,000 physicians, life scientists and engineers.
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Children’s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati Medical Center have gained international status as research and treatment powerhouses, attracting patients from around the world. And nearly 600 Biohealth businesses in our region are tackling everything from personalized pharmacogenomics to non-invasive biomagnetic imaging to suicide prevention, wearable drug delivery systems and much more.