The Chancellor's Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship strengthens UNC's entrepreneurship ecosystem to meet the needs of
faculty, students, staff, and community members who translate their
novel ideas into practical benefit and change the world.
Gillings School of Global Public Health Success Stories --- students and faculty on the move!
In March 2013, the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (AIA) changed the process for obtaining a patent. The US changed from a First to Invent to a First to File system. For more information click here.
Innovation resources at the Gillings School of Global Public Health
MS, is the Gillings Executive in Residence. Drawing from his extensive
experience in founding and nurturing
start-ups and building them into
global enterprises, Mr. Holzworth is able to offer the School's
entrepreneurs guidance on the many challenges and rewards that await
them in taking their product or service to market.
Mr. Holzworth is the chair of the School's Advisory Council and a member
of the Chancellor's Innovation Circle and the Commercialization Task
Force at UNC-CH. He founded Constella Group, LLC and was co-founder of
Expression Analysis, Inc. and Veritas Collaborative, LLC.
Schedule an appointment with Mr. Holzworth by calling 919.843.3945
Are you a Gillings School of Global Public Health entrepreneur?
Interested in becoming one? Tell us your story at 919.843.3945 or email@example.com
In 2007, Dennis Gillings and Joan Gillings made a $50 million pledge to the school of public health because of the school's excellent and entrepreneurial track record in research, teaching, and practice. More information about programs funded by the gift is found here.