NIH Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIRs) are a FREE business resource for small business awardees seeking assistance with commercializing their technology and ensuring success in the market. There are no fixed time commitments or funding required – support is on an “as needed” basis to assist you with your commercialization objectives.
If your company has made progress with its grant objectives; is actively planning for the launch of its technology and seeking private funding to support it; and has a management team in place with the vision and drive to optimize your business and clinical goals – then working with an NIH EIR may be the perfect catalyst for your company’s growth.
EIRs can provide:
– Pitch coaching
– Product and business strategy
– Business development and partnerships
– Investor networking
– Competitive analysis
– Deal review
– Regulatory and reimbursement planning
– General business advice