PREP Workshop #27: Introduction to Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology (SBTR) Funding for Research

  • Brief overview of the history of the program
  • Eligibility requirements
  • Conflict of Interest and compliance concerns including summary of government enforcement actions
  • Local application process for both prime and subaward
  • Routing research taking place at or on behalf of Northwell Health for review and management of conflicts of interest.


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

  • Describe the basics of these award mechanisms
  • Identify key areas of COI and compliance concern
  • Assess Northwell researchers’ eligibility to receive R&D funding through these awards and sub awards.
  • Discuss maintaining compliance through the life of the award or subaward


Scott Beardsley,
Stephen Frattini, DVM,
Office of Research Compliance

Diane Marbury, CRA,
Director, Pre-Award, Grants Management Office

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