The Offices of United States Senator Richard Burr and United States Senator Thom Tillis, the North Carolina Military Business Center, the North Carolina Biotechnology Center and the University of North Carolina are pleased to host the Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium on June 6 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. 


The North Carolina Military Business Center is working with Owens & Minor to set up one-on-one meetings with businesses in a pre-Symposium session on June 5th, the day prior to the Medical, Biomedical and Biodefense (MBB): Support to the Warfighter Symposium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. 

Owens & Minor will have scheduled meetings with companies who provide consumable medical supplies and durable medical equipment (specifically, but not limited to, NAICS codes 339112, 339113, 423450, 423490). 

Owens & Minor is a leading global healthcare solutions company dedicated to Connecting the World of Medical Products to the Point of Care by providing vital supply chain services to healthcare providers and manufacturers of healthcare products. Owens & Minor has been in business for over 135 years and has proudly served as a prime vendor partner for DLA-Troop Support (Medical) through four generations of the DoD’s Medical Surgical Prime Vendor Program.  A FORTUNE 500 company, Owens & Minor’s has approximately 4,500 civilian and military customers that are serviced from 42 distribution centers. On a weekly basis, our 5800 teammates process over 131,000 orders and distribute over 1,366,000 lines of products to our customers. 


  • Must be registered to attend the Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium on June 6th.
  • Complete the online informational form: 
  • Following submission, the information provided will be reviewed by MBB staff, and if selected for an appointment timeframe, additional information will be sent to you by email.

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