PREP Course #16: Generating Startup Ideas Out of Problems

  • Identify instances of user innovation around you
  • Explore typical situations to begin conceptualizing a user innovation
  • Generate and analyze opportunities for entrepreneurial innovation.


As a result of attending this session, attendees will be able to:

  • Identify situations in everyday life where there might be opportunities for user innovations.


Tom Thornton, SVP,
Eric Feinstein, Manager,
Venture Investment Services


The Public Research Education Program (PREP) is a series of courses developed by various research support offices in conjunction with other health system offices. The courses offer CME credits and are designed to increase quality of research throughout the health system and streamline the process of conducting research.

PREP courses also aim to enhance and expand investigator capacity to conduct research. PREP courses are free and open to all Northwell Health employees, students, and volunteers. In addition, interested research collaborators and community partners are welcome to attend. Registration is required.

Light refreshments will be served.

Click here to register for this event.

Don’t forget to check out select videos of PREP courses online.

For additional information, please visit:
350 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY 11030