Patent Policy

Bhaven Sampat

Bhaven N. Sampat is an economist by training, and an associate professor at the International Center for Health Outcomes and Innovation Research (InCHOIR) and the department of health policy and management at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health. His research focuses on issues at the intersection of health policy and innovation policy. He has written extensively on the effects of university patenting and "entrepreneurship" on academic medicine and biomedical research, and is actively involved in policy debates related to these issues.