Fast Forward Medical Innovation is the front door to biomedical commercialization at the University of Michigan and across the state of Michigan. We are part of the broader U-M entrepreneurial ecosystem, working with our campus partners to create a robust network of resources for our researchers. We offer funding, education, and industry partnerships at all levels, igniting biomedical innovation in Michigan and beyond. We are at the forefront of developing new drugs and technologies that are improving the lives of patients and their families.

Fast Forward Medical Innovation offers resources and support to world-class biomedical researchers at the University of Michigan, and across the state. Our groundbreaking funding programs, dynamic educational offerings, and deep industry connections help biomedical researchers navigate the road to successful innovation and commercialization, with the ultimate goal of positively impacting human health. LEARN MORE from our directors about the University of Michigan’s visionary integrated approach to biomedical innovation.

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COMMERCIALIZATION EDUCATION

We offer dynamic educational resources for biomedical innovators to nurture entrepreneurship and groundbreaking research. CLICK HERE to learn more about our courses.

INNOVATION PORTFOLIO

We are the biomedical INNOVATION HUB for the entire state of Michigan. Click here to view our entire PORTFOLIO of cutting-edge technologies and therapeutics.

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BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

We are a business catalyst, building successful relationships between U-M biomedical researchers and corporate partners and foundations. CLICK HERE to learn more about our Business Development team.

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Invention Reports

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