Budding entrepreneurs of health care innovations such as information technology products, research tools or services, patient care enhancements and medical devices or drug development have a chance to learn from experts April 1. SIU faculty and staff members discuss their expertise in clinical research development, research regulatory requirements, patenting, licensing agreements, plus business whiz Bruce Sommer talks about financing strategies. A reception follows. Those interesting should RSVP Mikal Sutton-Vereen at the number above or e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org. Project Innovation is a countywide entrepreneurial competition of The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce’s Quantum Growth Partnership with a cash prize of $15,000 to a business or individual. For more info, visit sangamonprojectinnovation.com.
Thursday, Apr 1,
SIU School of Medicine, Pearson Museum
801 N. Rutledge Street