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Center for Medical Innovation

Fostering biomedical technology collaborations among engineers, clinicians, students, and industry towards commercial realization.

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Industry and Collaboration

CMI invites industry collaborations with faculty of the School of Engineering and the Schools of Health Sciences on innovative projects advancing delivery of healthcare.

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CMI Strives to educate engineering students in aspects of medical product design and development process through involvement in meaningful, real-world projects

2024 Round-1 Early Stage Translational Research Seed Grant Award Announcement

Center for Medical Innovation

Swanson School of Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh

The CMI mission is to foster collaborations among engineers, clinicians, students, industry and others interested in advancing the translation of innovative biomedical technologies toward commercial realization.

Pitt’s Department of Bioengineering is ranked #5 among public graduate bioengineering programs and #18 among all universities (U.S. News and World Report) and offers a Professional Master of Science and Graduate Certificate in Medical Product Engineering in conjunction with the CMI.


MS-MPE Student Feature: Varun Shilesh
Spring 2024 Semester Recap: Medical Product Development (BIOENG 2151)
Professional MS-MPE Alumni Feature: Lauren Grice

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