FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition is a $1M business competition with a $500,000 Grand Award. Application deadline is July 22.
FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation is now accepting proposals for its "Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!" competition. Two top prizes of $50,000 each will be awarded at our 3rd Annual Innovation Symposium on October 23, 2015. Submission deadline: September 14, 2015
FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: The New England Pediatric Device Consortium (NEPDC), in partnership with the National Sleep Foundation and Graham’s Foundation, is accepting abstracts for monitoring apnea in pediatric population. Awards to $60,000, plus NEPDC in-kind service. Abstract deadline: Aug 1, 2015 Full RFP here.
M-PED's own Farokh Demehri, MD, an Innovation Fellow 2014-25, took home the grand prize at ASAIO's 4th annual Medical Device Entrepreneur's Forum. The implantable mechanical device for intestinal lengthening in children with Short Bowel Syndrome was developed in the lab of Dr. Daniel Teitelbaum of U-M, with support from the FDA's Pediatric Device Consortium program.
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