Panel Discussion: CTSA Program Awardee Who Successfully Leveraged an SBIR Grant

Join NCATS SBIR/STTR and CTSA awardee company Melax Tech for a panel discussion on January 13th! Panel Discussion with CTSA Program Awardee Who Successfully Leveraged an SBIR Grant will be hosted by Lili Portilla, M.P.A., featuring:

  • Hua Xu, Ph.D., Founder of Melax Tech
  • Frank Manion, Ph.D., VP for Innovation at Melax Tech
  • Pablo Cure, M.D., M.P.H., the Program Officer for the SBIR grant

Learn how Melax Tech successfully leveraged the SBIR grant in the development of their natural language processing technology with additional support from the CTSA program. Learn more>>

Save the date: January 13, 2022 @1-2pm ET

Who Should Attend?

Individuals from the following groups are encouraged to attend:

  • Small biotech and/or life sciences technology businesses
  • Academic entrepreneurs
  • Technology transfer organizations
  • Entrepreneurs from women-owned and socially and economically disadvantaged (8a) small businesses
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Language Processing Technology
  • CTSA Program

Thursday, January 13, 2022 – 01:00 pm EST – Thursday, January 13, 2022 – 02:00 pm EST

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