UCSF PDC Members

This group is a collection of all registered users. You can find general updates and other PDC news within this group.

UCSF Pediatric Device Accelerator - LOIs due 10/13

Deadline for LOI submissions: October 13, 2017

The UCSF Pediatric Device Accelerator combines seed funding with customized clinical, engineering, regulatory, business, and product development advising from experienced innovators and industry leaders to help drive promising pediatric device ideas towards market availability for patient benefit. The competition is open to academic, business, or independent inventors with a promising pediatric device idea at any stage of development. 

For more information, visit www.pdcaccelerator2017.org.

Boston PDC Strategic Partner Challenge - Request for Applications

Application deadline: October 13, 2017

The Boston Pediatric Device Consortium and Boston Children's Innovation & Digital Health Accelerator are co-hosting the Pediatric Device Strategic Partner Challenge to enable medical device innovators to accelerate pediatric device development. Winners will receive up to $50,000 in funding and/or mentorship and strategic support from the BPDC, IDHA, and industry partners. Submissions at any stage of development for devices classified as pediatric medical devices are invited to apply. The five focus areas are cardiovascular/endovascular, asthma, obesity, sepsis, and general pediatrics.

Click here to apply.

Philadelphia PDC Grant Funding - Request for Applications

Deadline for white paper submissions: September 29, 2017

The Philadelphia Pediatric Medical Device Consortium (PPDC) has opened its application for funding to support the development of pediatric medical devices. Top projects will be awarded up to $50,000 for one year. The competition is open to anyone with a medical device concept/idea at any stage along the commercialization pathway for use in pediatric patients (birth to age 21). Applicants must register for a free membership through the PPDC website.

See attachment for detailed instructions on white paper submissions.

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