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Innovator's Corner 

Ph.D., Dr. James G. Bann
 Associate Professor of Chemistry

Education: Fort Lewis College in Durango, CO
Research Interests:

Understanding protein structure and conformational changes that happen in proteins, in particular proteins that cause disease 

WSU Ventures assists Wichita State University faculty, staff and students in applying and commercializing their collective ideas, intellectual properties, know-how, talents, capabilities, ambitions and energies in ways that benefit the university community, industry and the public. 
Wichita State students invent remote health care monitoring software
Wichita State University biomedical engineering students Brandon Bartlett, left, and Linh Vu invented a new way for doctors to check on patients via a programmable smartwatch. 

A team of biomedical engineering students from Wichita State University has invented Mobile HealthLink, a remote health monitoring system that allows physicians to check on patients via a programmable smartwatch. The team has finished a working prototype and are in the process of improving the online interface and mobile app. 
Wichita State promotes local economic development with new job creation program

Ennovar staff at a Wichita State baseball game. Ennovar recently announced a $600,000 partnership with a California-based tech firm.

Wichita State University's self-funded organization, Ennovar, recently announced a $600,000 partnership with California-based tech firm PassFail LLC, a subsidiary of Social Networking Technology, Inc. The unique partnership creates new jobs for university grads, and it also generates revenue for the school in the form of company stock for every new hire culled from the campus.  Read more...
SBA Management & Technical Assistance Program
This training is designed for decision makers, business owners and business development personnel who are interested in or currently doing business with the federal government.The morning session will provide tips for writing proposals and cover the different types of solicitations the government uses. The afternoon session will focus on regulations involving joint ventures, teaming, and subcontracting, and features representatives from Northrop Grumman and BAE Systems. More information...
Laboratory Spotlight: Business Operations and Analytics Lab (BOAL)
BOAL helps manufacturing and service companies apply proven tools and techniques to improve the efficiency and quality of its operation's function. The focus is on improving the processes used to conduct business regardless of the product or service being provided. The lab can also help companies build decision making models using analytics to gain a new competitive advantage.