For the Dogs: Bringing a UA-Invented Canine Valley Fever Vaccine to Market

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 12:00


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Speakers will include co-inventors:

Marc Orbach, PhD, Professor of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, School of Plant Sciences

Lisa Shubitz, DVM, Research Scientist, Valley Fever Center for Excellence; Associate Research Professor, Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences


Kwansun Ahn, CEO of Anivive Lifesciences Inc.

Tod McCauley, Tech Launch Arizona Licensing Manager for the College of Agriculture & Life Sciences

How do the results and inventions stemming from research make their way out into the marketplace?

Join Tech Launch Arizona as we talk with UA inventors Marc Orbach and Lisa Shubitz, and Anivive Lifesciences CEO Kwansun Ahn. Along with TLA licensing manager Tod McCauley, this panel will discuss how Orbach’s research led to a new Valley Fever vaccine for dogs, and how the team worked with TLA to patent the invention and license it to Anivive Lifesciences.

Lunch will be provided for all who register in advance.

Bring your great questions for our speakers, as there will be ample time for Q&A. 


We're sorry, due to a great response, this event is full.

Event Contacts: 
Linda Portillo