MAKE IT HAPPEN at the College of Medicine - Tucson

Through your research, you develop knowledge that can change the world. 

Have you discussed your research with Tech Launch Arizona? By reporting inventions and just talking through your work with a TLA Licensing Manager, you have the opportunity to:

  • Increase funding for your lab, department and college
  • Qualify for industry and federal grants, such as SBIR funds
  • Make your research more attractive for future funding

Most importantly, you can increase your impact and contribute to making a better world.

Contact with us and open the conversation. With experts, services and funding, we're here to help. 

Lisa Lin, Licensing Manager, College of Medicine - TucsonLisa Lin
Licensing Manager, College of Medicine - Tucson



Kaitlyn Powers-Norman, Licensing Manager, UA Health SciencesKaitlyn Norman-Powers
Licensing Manager, UA Health Sciences


Why is it essential for UA faculty and researchers to talk to TLA about their research and inventions?

"TLA is the partner that can ferry the discovery component to the ultimate goal, which is to reach those individuals for whom our research is intended – to cure human disease."

Roberta Díaz Brinton, Ph.D., Director of the Center for Innovation in Brain Science, UA Health Sciences

Check out all the 1-minute interviews from inventors at colleges across the University of Arizona.