The McGill Clinical Innovation Competition – Winners and Finalists

The McGill Clinical Innovation Competition and Awards Ceremony took place virtually on May 20, 2021. To watch the video recording of the event, click here. https://www.mcgill.ca/medhealthsci/about/faculty-awards-prizes/clic/2020-2021-competition The McGill Clinical Innovation Competition and Awards Ceremony took place virtually on May 20, 2021. To watch the video recording of the event, click here. And the 2021 top teams are: […]

Top prizes to RI-MUHC researchers and trainees at McGill Clinical Innovation Competition

Mobile application EczemaQ wins the Hakim Family Innovation Prize. Remote Optical and Nura Medical were also winners! June 15, 2021 https://rimuhc.ca/-/top-prizes-to-ri-muhc-researchers-and-trainees-at-mcgill-clinical-innovation-competition Source: McGill University. Three teams led by researchers and trainees from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) have won top awards at the McGill Clinical Innovation Competition (CLIC). The team led […]

Young entrepreneurs with a mission

Making surgical treatments and procedures more effective is the common goal of the Injury Repair Recovery (IRR) Program at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC). Researchers in this program have a proven track record of translating research into innovative products through start-ups, spin-offs and partnerships with external companies.

Innovation at the Cutting Edge

In September 2019, the 2019-20 cohort of the Clinical Innovation Program started their journey to learn about the innovative medtech process. They were organized into multidisplinary teams and were tasked with studying the clinical environments to identify unmet clinical needs. Once a need was identified, the teams proposed solutions and developed prototypes and business plans to advance their concept.