COLUMBIA BIOMEDICAL TECHNOLOGY ACCELERATOR
Selected teams receive funding, advice, and guidance to help advance promising biomedical technologies from conception to proof-of-concept.
A major goal of the program is to educate researchers, clinicians, and students about the many aspects involved in commercializing biomedical innovation.
2018 Biomedx bootcamp
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Now in its seventh year, BiomedX has received over 140 applications and funded 47 teams for $4.5M cumulatively. Of those 47 teams, 19 have licensed to startups or industry and have generated $49M in follow-on funding.
This year 18 teams were selected to participate in the BiomedX bootcamp focused on commercializing medical technologies. The course included 34 principal investigators (engineering, life sciences, clinical) and 23 graduate students (engineering, MBA, MD, DMD) enrolled for credit and embedded on the project teams. A subset of teams participating in the course were selected to pitch their envisioned technologies and business opportunities for potential commercialization support through the BiomedX program on April 24th, 2018.