William Hunter Dammond: a Man of Firsts

In honor of Black History Month, the Innovation Institute is highlighting the life of William Hunter Dammond, a civil engineer and inventor of a train signaling system that bore his name.

Startup Check-In: Thermaquil

Two recent federal grants have supercharged the progress of a non-invasive nerve blocking or stimulating technology from the lab of Pitt associate professor of urology Changfeng Tai as the startup formed around it prepares for clinical trials.

Start Smart: Funding Your Startup

 The Start Smart series of legal seminars for entrepreneurs recently held a session on funding a startup. If you missed it, never fear, you can watch the recording of the Zoom session here.