Program description

Beachhead™ is a partnership between a center of clinical excellence and companies to accelerate the adoption of value-based innovations. This collaborative adoption includes a real-time evaluation of collaborative care between patients, researchers, clinicians, health administrators, governments and industry, using a clear and accelerated process.

The Beachhead™ centers form a network that shares evaluation processes, best certified technologies within the network, and best training practices to improve technology implementation while increasing each participant’s visibility.


For companies

  • Confirmation of product/market suitability
  • Improvement of technology based on real-world use
  • Evidence Collection
  • Opportunities to demonstrate the technology and sell it on a site and throughout the network Beachhead™

For investors

  • Investment risk control
  • Familiarization with the development and commercialization of medical technologies

For excellence centers

  • Privileged access to the best medical technologies, based on their measured value
  • Strengthening the reputation of the clinical center of excellence for innovation and innovation integration

The Beachhead™ network

  • CHU Sainte-Justine
  • BioAlberta and Alberta Health Services
  • The Ottawa Hospital
  • The Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI), powered by Baycrest
  • The University of Waterloo through the Centre for Bioengineering and Biotechnology
  • The IHU (Institute Hospital-University) Strasbourg (France)

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