Understanding the SBIR Review Process: Funding Criteria, Challenges and Opportunities

SciEducate Webinars for Scientists and Scientific Startups

June 2, 2020
1 p.m.
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Dr. James O'Halloran

Understanding the process by which your SBIR grant application will be evaluated is discussed in detail. What is a “score.” What constitutes a fundable score? All aspects of review and scoring will be discussed. Join us for a webinar with ScienceDocs as Dr. James O’Halloran shares his long-term experience as a seasoned NIH SBIR grant reviewer and highly successful award recipient.

SBIR Awards: Dr. O’Halloran has participated in the SBIR program for over 25 years and has written and served as a Principal Investigator on over 20 SBIR awards.

Experience as an NIH Reviewer: He has served as a reviewer for SBIR grant and contract applications across many divisions of NIH, including the National Institutes of Mental Health; Aging; Neurological Diseases and Stroke; Child Health and Development; Cancer; Heart Lung and Blood and Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

Industry Development Experience: He has more than 25 years of experience in the design, development and clinical evaluation of various medical electronic systems and has served as consultant for a range of industry-funded projects.

Academic Background: He has received two bachelor’s degrees and a Ph.D. from the University of California, Irvine.

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