In a push to help entrepreneurs in the life sciences start new companies, a handful of local business groups are holding a one-day boot camp in business planning, financing, networking and other startup skills.

The workshop, called Entrepreneur OnRamp, will be held Thursday, May 27, at the University City Science Center, with a follow-up program this summer at the Wharton Small Business Development Center.

Entrepreneurs in the life sciences can apply to attend at, where more details about the event are posted. *