OTTAD assists the following NIH institutes in their technology transfer efforts by closely working with and providing them with a full range of services including the negotiation of a variety of technology transfer-related agreements, technology promotion, as well as general management of intellectual property development and protection.
OTTAD's current client base includes:
The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
NIAMS' basic and clinical scientists conduct research into the causes, treatment, and prevention of arthritis and musculoskeletal and skin diseases and then disseminate their research discoveries in these diseases to the R&D community.
Contact: Brian Bailey, Ph.D., Tel: 301-594-4094, firstname.lastname@example.org or
Cecilia Pazman, Ph.D., Tel: 301-594-4273, email@example.com
The National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
NIBIB develops and accelerates the development of new biomedical imaging and bioengineering techniques and devices to fundamentally improve the detection, treatment, and prevention of disease.
Contact: Cecilia Pazman, Ph.D., Tel: 301-594-4273, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
NIDCD conducts and supports research on disorders of hearing and other communication processes, including diseases affecting hearing, balance, smell, taste, voice, speech, and language.
Contact: Brian Bailey, Ph.D., Tel: 301-594-4094, email@example.com.
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
NIEHS supports a wide range of research and health initiatives on how environmental exposures contribute to many human illnesses, leading to the development of prevention strategies, health and safety guidelines, and potential treatments for asthma, cardiovascular disease, cancer, and other environmentally-related diseases.
Contact: Peg Koelble, M.S., Tel: 301-594-4095, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
NINR promotes and improves the health of individuals, families, communities, and populations by supporting and conducting clinical and basic research on health and illness across the lifespan.
Contact: Vincent Kolesnitchenko, Ph.D., Tel: 301-594-4115, E-mail: email@example.com
OTTAD also supports the following:
NIH Center for Human Immunology, Autoimmunity and Inflammation (NIH CHI)
The mission of the trans-NIH CHI is cooperative research based on advanced technologies in order to efficiently translate enhanced understanding of immune function and pathophysiology to the clinic. The Center is based on cooperative research, technologically driven with the goal of understanding human immunology, and addressing pathophysiologically-related human diseases.
Contact: Alan Deutch, Ph.D., Tel: 301-594-4112, firstname.lastname@example.org
Last Updated: August 2014