Who We Are

Our Impact


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Our Impact


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Since 2013, the CMI Medical Product Engineering program has enrolled 110 students of whom 78 have earned the MS-MPE degree.Certificates in Medical Product Innovation have been earned by 10 additional students.

Early Stage Research

Since 2011, over 270 project teams have applied for CMI early-stage seed grants and 70 have received awards up to $25,000 for a total of over $1.3M invested. Hundreds of collaborations between engineers and clinicians have resulted. At least half of the projects have resulted in significant intellectual property. Nine projects are currently moving into commercialization phases funded by industry licensees, SBIR grants, and other resources from the investment community.


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.

Our Board of Advisors

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