Skip to Main Content
Thought Leadership

How AMCs Are Driving Innovation

What You Need To Know

May 7, 2024
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. CT

Related Industry:


Academic Medical Centers (AMCs) are fostering resource-rich communities that are ideal for new startups, especially those in the therapeutic and medical device industries. By offering competitive incentives and access to cutting-edge research facilities, AMCs can position themselves as desirable destinations for entrepreneurial ventures.

In this webinar, we’ll discuss the importance of resource needs and the location of an AMC. We’ll also explore the ways AMCs can attract startups, and offer tips that startups can use to determine if an AMC is the right support system for their product.

Kris Kappel, Partner, Husch Blackwell
Fioleda Kesseli, Chief Technology Officer, Reselute
Sonia Kim, Executive Director, Querrey InQbation Lab, Northwestern University
Jennifer Russell, Senior Counsel, BioTech Law Center 

Who Should Attend
General counsel; academic medical center leaders and employees; and university technology transfer leaders, employees, and entrepreneurs.

Continuing Education Credit
This program is pending approval for Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Tennessee, Texas, and Wisconsin continuing legal education credit.

Questions? Contact Tori Baldwin at 816.983.8805.


Kris Kappel