Reminder: NC BioStart Commercialization Webinar Series

Joel Shaffer, PhD, NC BioStart Bioentrepreneur-in-Residence, will present "Drug Discovery: What Patients (and Drug Companies) are Looking For."

When Jun 04, 2010
from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Where N/A
Contact Name Ilona Ori
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This webinar will describe and discuss the drug discovery process including costs and timelines for advancing projects. It will show how University research programs can parallel and mesh with those in pharmaceutical companies and what such programs may be worth if partnerships are contemplated. It will also show how NC BioStart can help you generate value and navigate through the possibilities.

To Attend the Webinar:

1. Go to
2. Login under the GUEST button; please use your full name.
3. The system will prompt you to enter your telephone number and will automatically call the number you enter. The audio portion of the webinar will be broadcast over your telephone.

Notes: In order to participate, you will need a computer and your Internet connection to view the webinar and a telephone to hear the presenter. During the webinar, you may submit questions to the speaker through the chat box window. Select the presenter as recipient unless you want your question to be viewed by all ofthe participants. The presenter will answer your question during the Q&A following the webinar. Please test your connection before the event:

Should you have any difficulty accessing this site, or have any questions, please send any inquiries to Ilona Ori, Research Support Associate at or (919) 843-3304.

About the Webinar Series
NC BioStart is offering a series of commercialization webinars to provide foundational information to overcome barriers to commercialization for aspiring entrepreneurs. Webinars are archived for later viewing on NC BioStart’s website, Previously broadcast webinars can be viewed on NC BioStart’s website.

About NC BioStart
NC BioStart is a program which facilitates and accelerates University startups through education, mentoring, funding, and incubating companies spinning out of UNC-CH. It is housed within the NC Translational and Clinical Sciences (NC TraCS) Institute, the academic home of the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) here at UNC-CH. For more information, please visit our website at or contact Don Rose, Director of NC BioStart at