This course focuses on offering valuable insight into translational research, strategic business planning and inter-functional leadership skills critical to the successful creation of a biomedical company with the aim to translate product ideation and development into a commercializable technology and sustainable business.
Students will develop a detailed understanding of conceptual development through commercialization of a med-tech product and start to build the vocabulary and knowledgebase necessary to become successful industry leaders. The course is designed to provide students with the foundation to evaluate opportunities, formulate a business plan and identify executable steps toward a commercialization goal. Course evaluations will be based on participation during in-class discussions of assigned readings and project performance.
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