NHLBI Resources for Small Business Innovators

The NHLBI offers its SBIR/STTR awardees access to a variety of resources to support their product and business development activities.

Product Development Support Services 

Resources may include customized mentoring, pitch coaching, or funding to attend partnering and investor conferences.

Read more

Small Biz Hangouts  

NHLBI staff have produced a series of Small Biz Hangouts on a broad range product and business development topics that are relevant to small business innovators. Topics have included regulatory strategy, patent filing and prosecution, and partnering with big pharma.

YouTube channel

Project Management

Milestone driven project management has emerged as a key factor for success in moving emerging technologies to the next stage in maturity at several academic institutions. This toolkit will guide you through how to implement project management at your organization.

More coming soon!

NIH Technical Assistance Programs 

The NHLBI participates in all of the NIH Technical Assistance Programs, which are designed to help SBIR awardees to advance their products to commercialization.

Read more