Research: Provide an organizational structure to link faculty, clinicians, and students in the creation of innovative biomedical technologies applied to clinical problems.
Education: Educate the next generation of innovators in the design, development, and commercialization of medical technologies through classroom and hands-on experiences in cooperation with the schools of Engineering, Health Sciences, Business, and Law.
Development: Facilitate the translation of innovative biomedical technologies into marketable products and services in cooperation with OTM and in partnership with the Coulter Translational Partnership-II Program. Promote startups and out-licensing of IP.
To establish an internationally recognized center for developing innovative medical technologies, educating students, and facilitating commercialization.
CMI will do so by advancing cooperative efforts among the Swanson School of Engineering (SSoE), the Schools of Health Sciences, the Katz School of Business, the School of Law, the Office of Technology Management and UPMC toward the development and commercialization of innovative medical technologies.