Chicago Biotech Career Fair to Draw Hundreds of Bioscience Candidates and Top Employers.

MANASQUAN, N.J., March 31 /PRNewswire/ — BioSpace, the

world’s leading online bioscience job board and life science career

fair company, will host a the BioMidwest Career Fair in Chicago, IL on

Tuesday April 15, 2008. The event will take place at the Chicago

Marriott Oak Brook from 11 am to 4 pm.

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Midwest life science professionals from states like Illinois, Iowa,

Michigan, Indiana, Minnesota, Nebraska, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin

will attend the biotech job fair to meet in person with leading biotech

and pharmaceutical companies. Candidates will interview for careers with

Amylin, Astellas, Kelly Scientific Resources, and many others. Companies

at the event will be hiring to fill research associate jobs, clinical

research jobs, science jobs, engineering jobs, pharmaceutical sales jobs

and many other opportunities.

At the September 26, 2007 BioMidwest Career Fair over 300

candidates attended to interview with over 30 of the top biotech and

pharmaceutical companies in the region. Companies like ICON Clinical

Research and Cook Pharmica interviewed candidates for chemistry jobs,

microbiology jobs, regulatory affairs jobs, and many others. All

companies who attended the event were very pleased with the quality of

bioscience candidates in attendance.

BioSpace encourages interested Career Fair Candidates to

Pre-Register for the event at:

http://careers.biospace.com/Jobs/Public/CareerReceptionDetails.aspx?RECEPTION_ ID=138&source=506 (Due to length of URL, please cut and paste

into browser.)

Candidates are required to have at least two years of experience in

a bioscience-related field or industry and must hold a four year degree

in a relevant discipline.

The Chicago Marriott Oak Brook is located at 1401 West 22nd Street

in Oak Brook, Illinois.

About BioSpace

BioSpace, http://www.biospace.com/, is globally recognized as the

most trusted provider of career solutions and Web-based resources and

information to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device and

academic markets. For over 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, BioSpace.com offers an unparalleled

distribution channel for recruitment, investment, product, event and

other life science industry messages. BioSpace is a subsidiary of

onTargetjobs, http://www.ontargetjobs.com/.

Over the past decade BioSpace has managed over 200 life science

career fairs, which have attracted tens of thousands of life science

career candidates. BioSpace provides over 30 career events annually and

also provides Private Label Career Fairs for companies looking to host

unique recruiting open houses.

CONTACT: Brian Vacanti, VP, Marketing of BioSpace, +1-817-717-1404

Web site: http://www.biospace.com/ http://www.ontargetjobs.com/