Bio from the Bayou

Short conversations about connectivity, business development, innovation, entrepreneurship + commercialization in the Biotech Ecosystem. Originating f…
May 26th, 2023 | 07:30

Episode 13: Entrepreneur-in-Residence (Kenneth Eilertsen, PhD)

Creating relationships between industry and university science is difficult but crucial. On this episode, Kenneth Eilertsen, PhD, from Pennington Biomedical Research Center (PBRC) discusses his new position as Entrepreneur-in-Residence and how he helps bridge the gap between PBRC and faculty startups and other external partners. He explains the challenges to effective commercialization and the underdeveloped innovation culture in universities with thoughts on how to address both. Episode hosted by Patrick Reed, RTTP.