Forms & Policies

Start the Journey with Us

Our forms and policies help to streamline the process of technology development and commercialization and safeguard your intellectual property. Our team is available and ready to help answer your questions and navigate the various forms and policies below.

Submit Your Idea

If you have an idea for a novel therapeutic, diagnostic or medical device, we want to hear from you. Write a short description of your technology in the form below, and a member from the Center for Technology Innovation & Commercialization will start a conversation with you about your idea.
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Review the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center policy regarding intellectual property and the development of inventions and patents.

Some technologies are protected by copyright rules rather than traditional patent rules. Protect your rights by reviewing the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center copyright policy.

Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center Intellectual Property Policy

Wake Forest University Intellectual Property Policy

Wake Forest Baptist Hospital Copyright Policy