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Bench to Community Seminar - Series 2, Seminar 6: Project Management Tools & Methods for Development

Attendees will learn about methods for organizing and managing the multiple components of the business development process. This differs from directing research-oriented projects. There are new…

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Bench to Community Seminar - Series 2, Special Session with Johnson & Johnson's [email protected]

Johnson and Johnson Innovation (JLabs) will present an overview of the newest life science and healthcare incubator in Washington, DC. The state-of-the-art site is open to entrepreneurs and…

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Discovery Dialogues-Understanding why mothers and their babies miss prenatal and well-child visits

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Bench to Community Seminar - Series 2, Session 5: Using Consulting Agencies During Development

Translating an innovation from the research stage into early-stage development for commercialization can be facilitated by using targeted consultant agencies for their area-specific expertise.…

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Bench to Community Seminar - Series 2, Session 4: Building Your Startup Team

Building a successful company requires expanding expertise beyond scientific research experience. Typical additional resources are required to address market analysis, accounting/finance, design for…

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Bench to Community Seminar - Series 2, Session 1: Startups and establishing a new company

Attendees will gain an understanding of types and processes for forming a legal company entity, basic roles of officers, directors, and founder stock ownership; team equity compensation and contract…

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Bench to Community Seminar - Series 2, Session 3: Investors & Fundraising: Early-stage Non-grant Funding and Processes

Attendees will learn about locating and speaking with non-grant funding sources for investments in early-stage companies, including friends/family connections, angel individuals and networks,…

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Bench to Community Seminar - Series 2, Session 2: Small Business Innovation Research Funding for Startups

Robert Brooke will provide an overview of the federally funded Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) funding program. More than $4B is awarded annually to small businesses in the US via…

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Make it Stick! Networking, and branding yourself, your research, and your message

Summary Participants will hear strategies on how to build an elevator pitch, how to disseminate and brand your message while selling your research to a varied audience (both academic and…

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K Award Series (Seminar 4): The Nuts and Bolts of your K Award

Seminar Summary Participants will be offered tips and tricks on collecting and drafting ancillary documents needed for your K award. In addition, participants will explore best practices in…

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K Award Series (Seminar 3): All about you and your team: tips and tricks for your K’s candidate/career plan and mentor team

Participants will be offered tips and tricks on how to construct the candidate section [background, career goals/objectives, career development/training, and mentoring plan/team] for a K award while…

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Ethical and Practical Consideration in Community-engaged Research

Participants will be introduced to multiple ethical and practical considerations for conducting CEnR. In addition, students will be provided with strategies for training and educating community…

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Bench to Community Seminar - Series 1, Session 4: Start-ups & Faculty Funding

If you have an idea, concept, or even prototype, you may be asking the question “what now”? During this session, Nicole Monk from VCU Ventures will discuss the importance of business…

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Developing and Sustaining CEnR Relationships

Seminar Description Participants are introduced to the importance of collaborations and building community relationships. We will discuss strategies on how to enhance current and/or develop new…

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K Award Series (Seminar 2)- The Science: tips and tricks for your K’s specific aims and research strategy

Seminar Description Participants will be offered tips and tricks on how to draft compelling specific aims and the subsections of the research strategy [significance, Innovation, Approach] for a K…

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So you want a K Award? Junior faculty’s insiders guide to K awards and setting yourself up for success w/ Dr. Pat Nana-Sinkam

Seminar Description Participants will be offered an overview of K awards. We will discuss different types of K Awards and their eligibility requirements while offering tips and tricks for packaging…

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