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Patents and Trademarks
The Patent Trademark Resource Center program is an initiative of the United States Patent and Trademark Office to provide the public with trademarks and patent assistance. The PTRC is a network of public, state, and academic libraries. There are resource centers located across the country. Click here to find the nearest PTRC location.
The central branch of the Boston Public Library hosts Boston's Patent & Trademark Resource Center.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office website contains more information and resources about patents, trademarks, and IP Policy. It also provides access to online applications and forms.
Global Health University
Global Health University offers free webinars on global health, innovation, and social entrepreneurship.
How to Start a Startup
This is a series of video lectures that were originally given at Stanford in 2014 and explore the different components of starting a venture.
NYU Start Up School
The NYU Start Up School is run by the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute. It is a workshop series that provides training and resources to launch and grow a startup.
Y Combinator's Startup School
Y Combinator is an organization that funds early stage startups. They have a series of videos from their annual Startup Schools that offer training and advice on launching startup companies.
"Blueprint Health is a community of health care entrepreneurs helping build the next generation of healthcare IT companies." Blueprint Health invests in companies and offers mentorship services.
"The Cedars-Sinai Accelerator is transforming healthcare quality, efficiency, and care delivery by helping entrepreneurs bring their innovative technology products to market." Companies chosen to participate in the three-month program at Cedars- Sinai in Los Angeles receive $100,000 in funding, mentorship from industry leaders, and access to office space and clinical expertise at Cedars-Sinai.
"Health Wildcatters provides investments and key resources to support healthcare entrepreneurs." Startups accepted into the three-month accelerator program receive an investment and mentorship.