NCI SBIR & STTR: Advancing the Commercialization of New Cancer Innovations

Calling all companies and researchers involved in cancer prevention, detection and treatment innovations!

You are invited to attend a presentation and private meetings with Dr. Jonathan Franca-Koh, NCI Program Director, Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Development Center. After an information presentation from 9 to 10:30 a.m., there will be rare chance to sign up for one-on-one meetings from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Dr. Jonathan Franca-Koh is a Program Director at the National Cancer Institute's Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Development Center. Jonathan manages SBIR & STTR grants and contracts with a focus on cancer therapeutics and novel tools for research and drug discovery. He provides oversight throughout the award period and mentors small business applicants and awardees in developing their technology goals and commercialization strategy.



8:30 a.m. - Registration Opens, Networking

9:00 a.m. - Presentation and Q&A

10:30 a.m. - Break, Networking

11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. - One-on-one Meetings*

*To request one-on-one meeting, please email a one-page description of your company/technology or a draft specific aims page to by 9/21/2018.


More Information

Jonathan Franca-Koh, Ph.D., MBA
Program Director | SBIR Development Center | National Cancer Institute
Tel: 240.276.7622 / 240.618.0984


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