Bench-to-Bedside: Translating Biomedical Innovation from the Laboratory to the Marketplace

QST HM 801

The subject of the course is the translation of medical technologies into new products and services for the healthcare system. The course begins with a rigorous study of university research commercialization including intellectual property, licensing and planning, creating, funding and building new entrepreneurial ventures. Concepts and tools are presented for assessing new technologies and their potential to be the basis for commercialization. Cross- disciplinary teams of students will be formed which will evaluate translational research projects currently being developed at Boston University and other local academic research institutions, to develop a go-to-market strategy. There will be a case studies and guest lecturers to discuss examples of both success and failure in technology commercialization.

FALL 2023 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
E1 Nijhawan HAR 302 M 6:30 pm-9:15 pm WebReg Restricted
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Mts w/ENG EK731
Mts w/LAW LA997

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