Research Tracks

A publication of the Office of the Vice Provost for Research at Baylor University

September 3, 2013
by Baylor OVPR

Upcoming event: Human Subjects in Research seminar

The Office of the Vice Provost for Research, in collaboration with the Institutional Review Board, will offer a seminar next month to help faculty, staff and students learn more about research involving human subjects.

IRB Chair Dr. David Schlueter and Vice-Chair Dr. Wade Rowatt will discuss the basics of IRB protocol submission and Baylor’s institutional requirements, including CITI training and the IRBNet online submission system.  Time will be allocated for questions and answers.

Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013
3:00-4:00 p.m.

Baylor Sciences Building
Room A-108
(Video conferencing will be available for LHSON faculty in Dallas)

The seminar is open to all Baylor faculty, staff and students.

Contact Deb Penney in the OVPR with questions about this event.

May 15, 2013
by Baylor OVPR

Upcoming event: Texas SBIR/STTR Summit & Conference

SBIR/STTR Summit and ConferenceBaylor faculty are invited to participate in the Texas SBIR/STTR Summit & Conference, June 12 at the AT&T Center in Austin.

The conference will provide guidance on creating successful proposals for federal Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR), as well as opportunities for one-on-one networking with entrepreneurs, business leaders and program managers from SBIR/STTR granting agencies.

Texas SBIR/STTR Summit & Conference

Wednesday, June 12, 2013
8:15 AM to 5:30 PM

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
Amphitheater Room 204
1900 University Avenue
Austin, TX 78705

Click here for more information or to register. Regular registration fee is $149, but Baylor faculty are eligible for a discounted rate of $99. Contact Blake Thomas in the OVPR for discount code.

March 25, 2013
by Baylor OVPR

Upcoming seminar to help researchers and entrepreneurs apply for federal SBIR/STTR funds

Baylor faculty are invited to participate in a one-day workshop aimed at helping researchers, entrepreneurs and small business owners access funding through federal SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) and STTR (Small Business Technology Transfer) programs.

Click here for more information or to register.

The workshop is being staged in multiple locations the week of April 8-11:

Monday, April 8
Austin, TX
Highland Business Center, 5930 Middle Fiskville Rd

Tuesday, April 9
San Antonio, TX
Omni Hotel, 9821 Colonnade Blvd, I-10 and Wurzbach

Wednesday, April 10
Houston, TX
Houston Technology Center, 410 Pierce Street

Thursday, April 11
Arlington, TX
UT Arlington Research Institute, 7300 Jack Newell Blvd. S.