OHSU

Staff

Office of Technology Transfer & Business Development

Business Development

Abhijit Banerjee
Abhijit Banerjee, Ph.D., M.B.A., Director of Business Development
503-346-0362

Roles & Responsibilities
Business Development
Industry Alliance Management


Joseph Carroll
Joseph Carroll, Ph.D., Director of Business Development, Knight Cancer Institute
503-494-8254

Roles & Responsibilities
Business Development - Knight Cancer Institute


Trish Pruis
Trish Pruis, Ph.D., Business Development Associate
503-494-6751

Roles & Responsibilities
Business Development
Industry Alliance Management
Meeting Coordination


Daphne Emerson
503-494-8913

Roles & Responsibilities
Business Development
Startup Company Coordination
Investor Outreach


Technology Transfer

Andrew Watson
Andrew R. O. Watson, Ph.D., CLP, Director of Technology Transfer
503-494-8309
Roles & Responsibilities
Technology Transfer Management, Industry and Academic Collaborations Management
Technology Licensing: Infectious Disease

Technology Development & Licensing

Michele Gunness
Michele E. Gunness, Ph.D., Senior Technology Development Manager
503-494-4184

Roles & Responsibilities
Technology Licensing: Orthopedics & Dentistry, Patient Care & Hospital, Hearing, Speech & Language      


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Robert Copenhaver, M.S., M.B.A., Technology Development Manager
503-494-7809

Roles & Responsibilities
Technology Licensing: Neurology, Ophthalmology, Vollum Institute


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Arvin Paranjpe, M.S., J.D., Technology Development Manager
503-494-3210
Roles & Responsibilities
Technology Licensing: Informatics/Software, Imaging, Medical Devices


Dennis Hanson
Dennis A. Hanson, Ph.D., Technology Development Manager
503-494-5861
Roles & Responsibilities
Technology Licensing: Oncology


Trina Voss
Trina L. Voss, Technology Development Manager
503-494-9839

Roles & Responsibilities
Technology Licensing


Industry & Academic Collaborations

Ruth Epling
Ruth A. Epling, Agreements Officer
503-494-3665

Roles & Responsibilities
Sponsor Research and Collaboration Agreements
Compliance
Confidentiality Agreements


Tommy Pham
H. Tommy Pham, M.B.A., Agreements Officer
503-494-2957

Roles & Responsibilities
Sponsor Research and Collaboration Agreements
Compliance
Confidentiality Agreements


Michael Roberts
Michael D. Roberts, Ph.D., Agreements Officer
503-494-2039

Roles & Responsibilities
Sponsor Research and Collaboration Agreements
Compliance
Confidentiality Agreements


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Sri Kripa Balakrishnan, Ph.D., Agreements Officer
503-494-3561

Roles & Responsibilities
Sponsor Research and Collaboration Agreements
Compliance
Confidentiality Agreements


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Jeff Jackson
Jeffrey M. Jackson, M.S., J.D., Senior Patent Associate
503-494-9906

Roles & Responsibilities
Patent Management: Biotechnology (Diagnostics, Therapeutics)
Patent Prosecution


Todd Horne
M. Todd Horne, Ph.D., Patent Associate
503-494-4185
Roles & Responsibilities
Patent Management
Derek Watson
Derek S. Watson, Patent Paralegal
503-494-6119
Roles & Responsibilities
Patent Portfolio Management


FINANCE & MARKETING

Yolanda Frost
Yolanda B. Frost, M.S., Finance Administrator
503-494-8938

Roles & Responsibilities
Royalty Distributions
Accounts Receivable
Financial Analysis, Reconciliation, and Budgeting

 




Karen Ho
Karen Ho, Marketing Coordinator
503-494-3229
Roles & Responsibilities
Branding/Identity Promotion
Website Management
Print and Online Marketing Collateral

OPERATIONS

Nicole Garrison
503-494-0226

Roles & Responsiblities
Event & Meeting Coordination 
Invention Docketing 
Federal Compliance

Sara Bergthold
Roles & Responsiblities
Administrative Support
Accounts Payable