Providing seed funds for innovative opportunities
Support innovative research that has not been attempted before, but that has the potential to transform science, medicine, health care delivery or health care education.
Support research and development that validates transformative discovery findings via optimization and proof of principle or proof of commercial readiness, thus enhancing the potential to produce positive impacts on health care outcomes.
Support high impact, multidisciplinary ideas that form the basis for transforming research programs, educational initiatives, the practice of health care, or operational practices within a health care setting, all with a focus on positively impacting the health of patients.
Supporting commercialization of new products, services and technologies
Facilitating interdisciplinary collaborations with industry and other external organizations
Supporting faculty in bringing innovative discoveries to market
Helping identify, evaluate, protect, translate, and commercialize inventions and technology
Developing and inspiring a community of innovators