A resource for the compliance staff who have responsibility for Bayh-Dole compliance, patent management and agreement administration – you know who you are! We will keep you current with Bayh-Dole regulations and offer tips and best practices to help you stay ahead of the technology management game.
As a leading expert in government compliance and invention reporting, Michele O’Shea has advised many of the leading universities and medical institutions on how to run an effective program for Bayh-Dole compliance. She is a frequent speaker on compliance matters at AUTM and has been active in providing input to the developers of Bayh-Dole Edison reporting requirements. When left to her own devices, Michele enjoys traveling the globe to exercise her fluent Spanish.
Carla Garic has extensive experience in all operational facets of technology transfer with particular emphasis on finance and administration. She has managed patent docketing and compliance working in a number of tech transfer offices for both private and state universities. She has developed standard operating procedures and guidelines for numerous institutions to keep tech transfer offices on track. You can find Carla in her role as soccer mom cheering on her son from the sidelines, as well as volunteering with the high school choir.