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Bring Ideas to Life: Learn about Biotech Entrepreneurship

April 27, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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What does it take to become an entrepreneur in biotech? Join the National Cancer Institute SBIR Development Center on April 27th for a special seminar for Black and African American STEM scholars to hear from experts who can walk you through the journey.

This will be a great event to learn about how to bring your cancer research idea from lab to patients.

  • Moderator: Kwame Ulmer, Entrepreneur in Residence, National Institutes of Health
  • Panelists:
    • Rukiyah Van Dross, CEO, Claradele (NCI-funded biotech start-up)
    • Janet Boachie, Health Equity Fellow, California Health Care Foundation (healthcare venture capital investment expert)
    • Julie Willis, Program Specialist, National Cancer Institute
    • Grant M. Warner, Executive Director, Center for Black Entrepreneurship

Let them know if you already have a great cancer technology idea in mind! Contact Lisa Yeom (lisa.yeom@nih.gov) to start your NCI funding journey.

Website: https://sbir.cancer.gov/events/bring-ideas-to-life


April 27, 2023
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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