LAMMP/BME Seminar Series

Thursday 31st of May 2018
12:00 PM
Beckman Laser Institute Library

Bridging Academia with Industry: The Strategic Alliances Model to Enhance Translation of Fundamental Research to New Therapeutics and Diagnostics

Gabriela Apiou, PhD
Mass General Hospital Research Institute Director of Translational Research Core Wellman Center for Photomedicine Assistant Professor of Dermatology Harvard Medical School

This lecture will review challenges that academic scientists in the biomedical field have to overcome in order to translate new discoveries to clinical practice. It will introduce novel research, training and education models such as the Strategic Alliances piloted at Mass General Hospital Research Institute to help scientists move their discoveries along the translational pathway through robust collaborations with industry.