The Biomedical Zone’s mission is to provide health technology entrepreneurs unparalleled access to the clinicians, health practitioners, and biomedical experts needed to develop their ventures. Drawing on the Stanford biodesign model, our focus is on needs-based innovation. Biomedical Zone companies address significant challenges in the healthcare system, improving patient outcomes and quality assurance while reducing costs. Our goal is to support biomedical startups at a critical juncture by providing deep and meaningful immersion in a clinical setting. We support entrepreneurs by facilitating early clinical and business model validation through direct contact with various stakeholders in the healthcare hospital system.
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From ebola to enology: Innovation advice from leaders in the field
Saturday, November 26th, 2016 | In the News
Nancy Carr, Special to Financial Post | November 24, 2016 | Last Updated: Nov 24 12:00 AM ET Innovation is a building block of a great society, spurring advances in business, education and health. It’s also where Canada lags: according to the Conference Board of Canada, we ranked ninth among…Read More
[PRESS RELEASE] Biomedical Zone Executive Director Dr. Linda Maxwell named a WXN 2016 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner
Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 | In the News
Biomedical Zone Executive Director Dr. Linda Maxwell named a WXN 2016 Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner The Biomedical Zone’s top executive joins community of Canada’s most iconic women leaders TORONTO, ON (November 23, 2016) –– The Biomedical Zone, a partnership between Ryerson University and St. Michael’s…Read More