Office of Research & Development

VA Technology Transfer Program

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Overview

The mission of the VA Technology Transfer Program (TTP) is to facilitate the commercialization of VA inventions to benefit Veterans and the American public.

USPTO VA Patent Activity

Patent Activity  (2000-18)

VA Invention Disclosures

Number of Overall VA Invention Disclosures (2009-18)

Contact Us

Mailing Address:
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
Technology Transfer Program (10P9TT)
810 Vermont Ave, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20420

Electronic Inquires:

Inquires related to the Invention Disclosures (ID) process or Inventor Certifications (IC): vattid@va.gov

Inquires related to CRADA issues (including process questions and eCRADA registry) or submission of annual reporting requirements: vhacottc@va.gov

Inquires related to either patent or royalty questions: vatechtp@va.gov

To locate a specific TTP team member, view contacts page.

INTRANET ONLY RESOURCES

NOTE: CRADAs and some policy documents are available on the VA intranet only. If you have access go to:
vaww.research.va.gov/programs/tech_transfer/


Specialty Team Advising Research (STAR) is a legal team dedicated to research issues. This resource is available on the intranet only. If you have intranet access, copy and paste this link to your browser: http://tinyurl.com/musjbjv

What's New


Managing IP at the VA Research Office; Tips and Hints - webinar slides

First patent of FY2018 granted by USPTO
Optical illumination system, 9,778,573, was granted to Tang, Emiliani and Pennefather, with the Department of Veterans Affairs as the sole patent holder on Oct. 3, 2017

VA Technology Researcher Receives Samuel J. Heyman Public Service Award


eLearning Course
VA Technology Transfer Program eLearning Course


The 25 Top Global Innovators: Government
- The VA ranks as #2 US Government Innovator and as #17 Global Government Innovator! View report (1.5 MB, PDF)


Brochures
- Inventor Brochure
- Research Affiliate Brochure
- Licensee Brochure


VA Technology Transfer Directive

U.S. patent

This document (revised May 5, 2017) provides guidance and instruction regarding intellectual property (inventions) and the transfer of new scientific discoveries to benefit the public good (technology transfer).



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