Translation to Commercialization: Finding Funding Sources On and Off Campus - Duke Researcher Fundamentals Session



Melkonian, Mitch


event sponsored by

Office for Research and Innovation &

Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI), Duke Initiative for Science & Society, Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative, Duke Institute for Brain Sciences (DIBS), Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy, Fuqua School of Business, John Hope Franklin Center (JHFC), Kenan Institute for Ethics, Law School, Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment and Sustainability, Nicholas School of the Environment, Pratt School of Engineering, Sanford School of Public Policy, School of Medicine (SOM), School of Nursing (SON), Social Science Research Institute (SSRI), and Trinity College


Duke Research & Innovation Week 2023


Associate Vice President for Translation & Commercialization Robin L. Rasor, M.S., Managing Director of Duke Capital Partners Kurt Schmidt, M.S., and Mattson Family Director of Duke Engineering Entrepreneurship William F. "Bill" Walker, Ph.D.

This in-person Researcher Fundamentals session is designed to familiarize faculty investigators with funding sources on and off campus that will support the translation of Duke innovations to the marketplace. ‎ Featuring: Robin L. Rasor, M.S., Associate Vice President for Translation & Commercialization; Kurt Schmidt, M.S., Managing Director of Duke Capital Partners; and William F. "Bill" Walker, Ph.D., Mattson Family Director of Duke Engineering Entrepreneurship, Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Boundless Science, CoapTech Board Chairman, North Carolina Board of Science, Technology and Innovation (NCBSTI) Member, and Director of Sonus Microsystems ‎ For more information and to register, please visit ‎ Limited seating available. ‎ Researcher Fundamentals session part of Duke Research & Innovation Week 2023. Learn more at ‎ A new track of educational opportunities, Duke Researcher Fundamentals Sessions will familiarize faculty investigators with various research enterprise tools, resources and services to help facilitate their innovative research at Duke. Faculty and research staff across campus and the School of Medicine are invited to join their colleagues and subject matter experts in robust discussions about the challenges facing researchers in the post-COVID world.


Business, Entrepreneurship, Lecture/Talk, Training, Conference/Symposium, Workshop/Short Course, Research, Information Session, Free Food and Beverages, and Giveaways