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Savvy Innovators Seminar Series

2014

June 11, 2014:
The Changing Landscape of Industry/Academic Interactions: Creating a Win-Win Scenario

Presenter: Kenneth Kilgore, PhD, Partnered Pharmacology Director, Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson

April 25, 2014:
VC 101: A Primer on Venture Capital
Presenter: Louis Berneman, EdD, Founding Partner, Osage University Partners

April 4, 2014:
Academic Entrepreneurs and Drug Discovery
Presenter: Russell Greig, PhD, Venture Partner, Kurma Partners

March 13, 2014:
Is Your Good Idea Worth A Good Investment? Experience from the Front Lines of Biotech
Presenter: Diane Jorkasky, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Complexa Therapeutics

2013

October 31, 2013:
Patent Law Developments in 2012-2013 and the Impact for Academic Researchers
Presenter: Daniel Monaco, Partner, Intellectual Property Practice Group, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

June 7, 2013:
AstraZeneca's Areas of Partnering Interest
Presenter: Chris Yochim, External Relations Director, Strategic Partnering & Business Development, AstraZeneca
Live Video*   |   Presentation (PPT)*
* To access the video and presentation, use your TJU campus key and password or log into a computer on campus.

May 15, 2013:
Pfizer's Approach to External Innovation and Pharmaceutical Drug Discovery
Presenter: Ronald Newbold, PhD, MBA, Vice President, Strategic Research Partnerships, Pfizer Inc.
Live Video*   |   Presentation (PDF)*
* To access the video and presentation, use your TJU campus key and password or log into a computer on campus.

April 8, 2013:
QED Proof-of-Concept Program, Spring 2013
Presenter: Christopher Laing, MRCVS, PhD, Vice President for Science and Technology, and Adam Greenspan, QED Program Manager, at the University City Science Center
Live Video   |   Presentation (PPT)

February, 21, 2013:
SBIR & STTR Funding Opportunities and the University City Science Center New Ventures Program.
Presenter: Christopher Laing, MRCVS, PhD, Vice President, Science and Technology at the University City Science Center
Live Video   |   Presentation (PPT)

2012

June 11, 2012:
Science Center's QED Proof-of-Concept Program.
Presenter: Christopher Laing, MRCVS, PhD, Vice President for Science and Technology, and Adam Greenspan, QED Program Manager, at the University City Science Center
Live Video

April 25, 2012:
Partnering Strategies and Collaborative Research Initiatives at Merck
Presenter: Susan Rohrer, PhD, Senior Director, Licensing and External Research, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest US, Merck

2011

November 16, 2011:
New Opportunities for Translational R&D: The BioPontis Model.
Presenter: Barbara Handelin, PhD, President and Principal of BioPontis Alliance, LLC
Presentation (PPT)

October 13, 2011:
Patent Reform & Your Research.
Presenter: David Resnick, Esq., Partner at Nixon Peabody LLP
Live Video

June 22, 2011:
Licensing and Collaboration Interests of EMD-Millipore
Presenter: James Hoberg, PhD, Manager, Business Development at EMD Millipore

May 26, 2011:
Parenting an Idea: From Joy of Birth to the Agony of Adoption.
Presenter: Michael Mastrangelo, MD, Professor, Department of Medical Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University
Live Video

April 22, 2011:
From Bench to Bedside: Development of New In-Vivo Imaging Agents.
Presenter: Hank F. Kung, PhD, Professor of Radiology and Pharmacology at the University of Pennsylvania
Live Video

March 31, 2011:
QED Proof-of-Concept Program Information Session.
Presenter: Christopher Laing, MRCVS, PhD, Vice President, Science and Technology at the University City Science Center
Live Video

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Jefferson will be represented at the BIO 2014 International Convention in San Diego, CA!

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