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Developing a device development educational core will further enhance national, international and multidisciplinary innovation and collaboration in the biomedical device domain.
Academic researchers and physicians play a critical role in biomedical innovation, particularly in the field of medical devices1. Collaborations between physicians/researchers and industry have led to such devices as steerable cardiac catheters and artificial heart valves1. Now, more than ever, there is potential to treat and cure diseases with devices and technology.
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The authors received funding from the Biomedical Entrepreneurship Skills Development Program for the Advancement of Research Translation (DK 119114), the Clinical and Translational Science Award (TR001445) and the Short-Term Research Training Grant for Medical Students (DK007421).
New York University Grossman School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Gabriel Vizgan, Zachary Hill-Whilton, Colleen Gillespie, Daniel Cobos & Gabrielle Gold-von Simson
SUNY Downstate College of Medicine, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Gabriel Vizgan
International Society for Cardiovascular Translational Research, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
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Vizgan, G., Hill-Whilton, Z., Gillespie, C. et al. Integrating medicine, engineering and business to educate early-stage researchers in cardiovascular device development. Nat Biotechnol 40, 1528–1529 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41587-022-01498-6
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