Public-Private Partnership Program: Confidential Disclosure Agreement Template

This template document (PDF - 359 KB) can be signed by academic researchers to allow confidential discussions of proprietary details with a given company regarding the capabilities of a device for the conduct of clinical research. For a Word document version of the template agreement, please contact Dr. Nick Langhals (nick.langhals@nih.gov). Drafts of this and other documents were the focus of specific discussions at a June 2015 BRAIN Initiative workshop titled, “Industry Partnerships to Facilitate Early Access Neuromodulation and Recording Devices for Human Clinical Studies.” Information on the workshop and links to videocast proceedings are available in the June 2015 Workshop materials.