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University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis ("UHSP") is dedicated to advancing the knowledge and practice of pharmacy and the health sciences through its mission of education, research, scholarship, and patient care. UHSP strives to provide an environment that encourages and supports innovation, and promotes the discovery of new knowledge and inventions. UHSP may seek to protect and reduce new knowledge or inventions to practice whenever there is the potential to make a significant contribution to UHSP's mission or the greater good for the general public. This policy provides a framework for establishing ownership of patentable inventions while rewarding inventors and sustaining the research enterprise at UHSP.

This policy applies to all faculty, staff, students, and third-parties who use the University's facilities or resources.

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