Mark your calendars for the UNC Lineberger Annual Scientific Retreat, being held on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 from 1:00 until 6:00 p.m. at the Carolina Club. This year’s program will feature an array of faculty presentations, three presentations by current trainees, and a State of the Cancer Center talk by our Director, Dr. Sharpless. Registration will close on Tuesday, August 25.
Joshua Munger, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, The University of Rochester Medical Center
Mark Zylka, PhD Associate Professor Cell Biology and Physiology, UNC
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