Duke Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative (I&E) - provides resources to support students and faculty in exploring, validating, and launching entrepreneurial projects.
Office of Licensing and Ventures (OLV) coordinates patents, licensing and partnerships to advance Duke technologies to market.
Invention Disclosure - Duke investigators should disclose an idea, discovery or process to Duke by completing an Invention Disclosure Form (IDF). The IDF is a confidential, internal memo and will be used by OLV to assess patentability and potential commercial market. An IDF should be submitted to OLV 3 months before disclosing your idea to the public.
Duke Institute for Health Innovation (DIHI) promotes innovation in health and health care through high-impact research, leadership development, and cultivation of a community of entrepreneurship.
Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI) is committed to developing and employing new models of education and research that engage international partners and find innovative solutions to global health challenges.
Duke Angel Network (DAN) connects, supports and cultivates the Duke entrepreneurial community. In addition to providing capital, DAN actively matches Duke alumni expertise with portfolio companies.