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Christina Schmitt

Licensing Associate, Office of Economic Development


Christina Schmitt serves as the Licensing Associate (Health Sciences) in the Office of Technology Transfer and Economic Development. In this role, she manages the assessment, protection, development, and commercialization of health care-related innovations and technologies developed at UNLV.

Prior to joining UNLV, Schmitt received her B.S. in Biological Sciences from Purdue University. Then she attended graduate school at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX.  Her thesis focused on cancer research and she received her Ph.D. in Integrative Molecular and Biomedical Sciences.