Miami CTSI

Nov. 8: Introduction to Innovation Day


November 8, 2017
Auditorium, Gordon Center for Research in Medical Education
1120 NW 14th St


Introduction to Innovation Day will include networking, lectures and interactive panel discussions on the process of innovation and commercialization in translational research, featuring leading translational research scientists, and experts in industry-academic collaborations and technology transfer.

The day will wrap up with a networking reception and Concept to Commercialization Seminar on entrepreneurship.

All faculty, students, and researchers are encouraged to come and connect with others who share a passion to build the culture of innovation at the University of Miami.


9:30-11:30 a.m. – Lectures & Panel Discussion

  • Salvatore Albani, M.D., Ph.D.
    Co-founder and President, Eureka Institute for Translational Medicine
    Professor, Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore
    Director, SingHealth Translational Immunology and Inflammation Centre

  • Juan Carlos López, Ph.D.
    Founder, Haystack Science
  • Alison Tanner
    Sr. Licensing Associate, UM Office of Technology Transfer

Early Evening
5:00-6:30 p.m.

  • Networking Reception
    With refreshments and hors d’oeuvre
  • Concept to Commercialization Seminar on Entrepreneurship


Co-sponsored by the Miami Clinical & Translational Science Institute and UInnovation

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