Category Archives: OTT

UPDATE (May 2024): OTT Plans to Introduce New and Improved Process for Outgoing Low-Risk DUAs

Authors: Asher Alt, Marketing Specialist (OTT) & Jess Beach, Marketing Specialist (OTT) Update (May 2024): We’re live! The guidance page for the new process is now live on the OTT website. Here, we list criteria for low-risk DUAs, answer FAQs about the process, and provide preapproved DUA templates. Also, the DUA Training for PIs is […]

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Looking Back and Looking Ahead on FY23-24

Author: Dr. Todd Sherer, AVP, OTT In the past fiscal year, Emory University made waves across the university, the nation, and the world. You may have heard Dr. Bruner share our accomplishments at Research Week, but I wanted to reiterate this outstanding success. In FY2023, Emory University: Secured more than $1 billion in sponsored research […]

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ContractConnect Now Available for MTA and DUA Submissions

The Office of Technology Transfer has recently launched contractConnect, a resource that allows faculty to skip the paper forms and submit an incoming Material Transfer Agreement (MTA) or incoming Data Use Agreement (DUA) completely online via the form found on contractConnect. Faculty no longer have to download, fill out, scan, and send PDFs. The system […]

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Process Improvement Journal: MTA/DUA Processing

Do you want to collaborate and share that hot new cell line or antibody with your colleagues across the country? Have you been asked to sign an access agreement to get insights from the last clinical study from your friend’s group at another university? If so, you have likely worked with the Office for Technology […]

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Upcoming NCURA Webinars

  Please see the table below for more information on the upcoming NCURA webinars. The highlighted webinars are a 3 part series. Please note, space will be limited for webinars hosted in rooms 4A and 5A. We encourage those interested to register in ELMS as soon as possible.    

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OSP, OTT and FGC Discuss Guidelines for Interactions with Sponsors

Joint Announcement from: Kerry Peluso and Holly Sommers, Office of Sponsored Programs Todd Sherer and Cale Lennon, Office of Technology Transfer Bill Lambert, Finance — Grants & Contracts Guidelines for Interaction with Sponsors Office of Sponsored Programs/Office of Technology Transfer The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) and Office of Technology Transfer (OTT) should always be […]

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Program Updates from COI: New NSF SBIR Phase 1 Solicitation Requirements

In December 2015, the following terms were identified in the NSF (National Science Foundation)  SBIR (Small Business Invention Research) Program Phase I instructions: “No person who is an equity holder, employee, or officer of the proposing small business may be paid through a subaward budget unless an exception is recommended by the Program Director and […]

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Updated Clinical Trials Consent Template

The Emory Biomedical, Grady, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, and Saint Joseph’s Hospital of Atlanta Consent/HIPAA templates have been updated. The new version date for all documents is 4-15-2016. Changes to the template include: A clarification to the guidance comments regarding medical records, Additional language for Cost Option 1 regarding what subjects may be liable for […]

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Need Assistance With Your Data Management/Sharing Plans? Data Archiving? Compliance With NIH Public Access Policy?

Emory libraries provide a number of services to assist researchers in developing proposals.  Emory’s libraries provide access to resources that can aid in pre-award and post-award research administration. Examples of services available include help with data management planning, data archiving, public access compliance, and more. To learn more about how the Emory libraries can help […]

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3/4/15: Invitation! Emory OTT’s 9th Annual Celebration of Technology and Innovation

You are invited!  Emory University’s Office of Technology Transfer will be hosting its 9th Annual Awards Celebration on Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 at the Emory Conference Center. This year marks the Office’s 30th Anniversary! Please join us in honoring our faculty inventors and celebrating the achievements of last year as well as of the past 30 […]

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