National Institute of Health SPRINT Program

Eric Soederberg mentors NIH SPRINT Program team at the National Cancer Institute

ERIC SOEDERBERG MENTORS NIH SPRINT PROGRAM TEAM AT THE NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE

Eric Soederberg, president and CEO of Sunrise Labs, is in DC this week mentoring a team engaged in the NIH "SPRINT" program at the National Cancer Institute. SPRINT (SPeeding Research-test INTerventions) is a pilot program designed to launch university research into meaningful products. It is based on the NSF Innovation CORPs (I-CORPS) and "Lean Startup" principals. Eric's team, from UC Davis, is working to develop a tool to aid in reading food labels and support better food choices.