Skip to Content

FELCOM WORKSHOP: Careers in Technology Transfer and Patent Processing

Workshop/Seminar: Career Exploration; Informational Session

Sep 15, 2010

Speaker(s): Alan Deutch, PhD, Director, NHLBI Office of Technology Transfer and Development; Steven M. Ferguson, CLP, Deputy Director of Licensing and Entrepreneurship, Office of Technology Transfer, NIH; Parithosh K. Tungaturthi, PhD, Patent Agent, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice.
This event is recommended for: Graduate Students; Postdocs/Fellows.

From conceptualization to commercialization - sharing skills, knowledge, and technologies acquired in the lab ensures that scientific and technological developments are accessible to a wide range of users who can then develop and exploit the technology into new products, processes, or services.  This seminar is for those who are interested in bridging the gap between scientific knowledge and new commercial services, devices, and processes. The panel will discuss the process of technology transfer and knowledge valorization here at NIH, as well as the legal regulations that govern sharing scientific knowledge. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about exciting careers such as Technology Development Specialists and Patent Agents/ Examiners. This event is sponsored by FELCOM.

Related Events