CTTC staff members work diligently to manage all disclosures and requests in a timely manner. Below is a sampling of the activity that has taken place in our office over the past few weeks:
Launched a new product on VU eInnovations, the Parent Stress Intervention Program, a set of curricula developed by researchers at the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities that is designed to help parents of children with disabilities reduce stress. The
Hosted a site visit with a multinational pharmaceutical company to showcase investigators and technologies in the areas of diabetes and obesity.
Agreed to terms with an environmental monitoring consulting company for a license to the Leaching Extraction Device technology developed by David Kosson in the Civil & Environmental Engineering Department.
Attended the Informatics Corporation of America (ICA) board meeting.
Participated in a Life Science TN entrepreneur roundtable at the Cool Springs Life Science Center.
Initiated discussions with a biotech around technology developed by Jeff Conn and Craig Lindsley in the VCNDD.
Attended the Jumpstart Foundry Investor Day at which Vanderbilt engineer Will Hedgecock presented PinPtr, a precision GPS system developed by Hedgecock, Akos Ledeczi and others from the Institute for Software Integrated Systems.
Assisted in the final presentation of Team Filtergraph at the 2014 National Science Foundation Innovation Corps summer cohort at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.
Attended a webinar on Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank, a federal ruling that placed further limits on the scope of patent protection.