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.
Biomedical Zone companies in the news
HELPWEAR WINS $25,000 GRAND PRIZE AT CNE’S EMERGING INNOVATORS PITCH COMPETITION
Thursday, August 25th, 2016 | In the News
Over the course of a weekend, startups got the chance to pitch and showcase their products in a venue not commonly associated with tech: the opening weekend at the CNE. With an expected 200,000 in attendance, the CNE Innovation Garage featured local startups in the PayPal Startup Zone, while also…Read More
CMA’s newest start-up awards five grants to jump-start physician-led innovation
Monday, August 22nd, 2016 | In the News
Over $150,000 to fund game-changers VANCOUVER, Aug. 20, 2016 /CNW/ - In a very short period of time, Joule™ has gone from start-up to game-changer in Canadian health innovation. Five grants were announced today to fund innovative opportunities led by Canadian physicians. The grants are part of Joule's mandate to promote…Read More