Fostering progress through collaboration & innovation

UC Forward is a philosophy, an idea, a re-imagining of what a university experience should be. It is a one-of-a-kind teaching, learning, and research initiative—pairing students and faculty with external experts, all from differing perspectives—to solve today's problems and develop tomorrow’s workforce in unique and relevant ways. Learn more

I am prepared to go anywhere, provided it be forward. David Livingstone

Medical Device Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program


The Medical Device Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program advances existing and creates new intellectual property for commercialization by partnering physician innovators wtih multi-disciplinary teams. These Teams are compromised of highly motivated students from School of Design, Biomedical Engineering and Business. Supported by outstanding UC faculty and facilities this multi-disciplinary approach brings together the key knowledge and resources needed to advance early stage innovations. It also educates students in a multi-disciplinary team setting where they learn about the tools and techniques of other disciplines while collectively learning about the unique requirements of developing medical products in a highly regulated environment. Read More!

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