COLUMBIA BIOMEDICAL ACCELERATOR

Projects

SUPPORTING INNOVATION

Selected teams receive funding, advice, and guidance to help advance promising biomedical technologies from conception to proof-of-concept.

EDucation

TEACHING COMMERCIALIZATION

A major goal of the program is to educate researchers, clinicians, and students about the many aspects involved in commercializing biomedical innovation. 

PROGRAM

ADDRESSING UNMET NEEDS

The Columbia Biomedical Accelerator aims to catalyze the advancement of biomedical technologies to bring them out of the lab to benefit society.

 

BRINGING IDEAS TO LIFE

News and Events

CALL FOR PRE-PROPOSALS

Apply for proof-of-concept funding to support development of promising biomedical technologies. We are currently accepting Pre-Proposals for the next round of funding and commercialization support. 

All technologies with the potential to directly impact human health will be considered. Eligible teams must include both an engineer and a clinician, at least one PI must have a faculty appointment at Columbia, and the technology should be an idea or invention based on Columbia intellectual property.

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If you need an engineering or clinical collaborator, we may be able to facilitate introductions. Please email matchmaking requests to coulter@columbia.edu by November 1, 2016.

Pre-Proposals are due December 1, 2016.