Rodolphe Barrangou, Ph.D., North Carolina State University
Bobby Arora, NYU
Robert C. Reynolds, Ph.D., Research Professor of Chemistry, the University of Alabama at Birmingham
Stephen Headey, PhD, Research Fellow, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Action at Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Igor Alabugin, FSU
12 Davis Dr., Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
The Research to Revenue Workshop is designed to help faculty and students learn the practical aspects starting a company based on university research. Over the course of this two-day workshop, experienced entrepreneurs will mentor attendees on how to evaluate the commercial potential of their technology, define the first steps in starting a company and assemble a startup roadmap for taking the next steps in launching the company.
Yasmina Laouar, PhD, Assistant Professor, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan
Can a story be your most effective cancer control tool? Stories help us remember, shape our identity, and influence how we see the world. The July NCI "Research to Reality" cyber-seminar will examine the role of effective narratives in cancer control prevention and implementation. Join experts, including UNC Lineberger's own Dr. Stephanie Wheeler, for a wide-ranging discussion of the power of story-telling -- not just as a“ communication channel” but the research behind what makes for an effective narrative.
Novel sulindac derivatives with potent and selective anticancer activity by targeting phospodiesterase 10A and Ras
Gary A. Piazza, PhD, Chief, Drug Discovery Research Center, Abraham A. Mitchell Distinguished Investigator, Professor of Oncologic Sciences and Pharmacology, University of South Alabama Mitchell Cancer Institute
Jian Ma, PhD, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign