The Office of Technology Transfer manages Houston Methodist intellectual property and facilitates the transfer of technologies to the private sector, to support out tranlation of discoveries into clinical products. Tech transfer staff work closely with Houston Methodist investigators to identify patentable inventions and other intellectual property that may ultimately develop into commercial products and services. We are dedicated to serving the needs of methodist researchers and building mutually beneficial relationships with academic and commercial partners.
The Office of Technology Transfer supports the Research Institute mission of conducting groundbreaking translational and clinical research to provide the best possible patient care by developing improved research tools, methods and devices to further advance research as well as promoting the commercialization of new drugs, diagnostics and treatments.
You can find a listing of Houson Methodist Research Institute technologies that are available for licensing here.
Phone: (713) 441-6759
Fax: (713) 441-8235
Houston Methodist Research Institute
Joanne Mitchell, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Technology Transfer
6670 Bertner St., R2-232
Houston, Texas 77030