The MaRS EXCITE program and its first three participants were featured in the Winter 2013 issue of Health Research & innovation magazine. Here is an excerpt:

“All too often, innovators develop breakthrough technologies and then hit a major roadblock when they go to market because their brilliant new medical tools don’t fit well into the healthcare system. Ontario’s MaRS EXCITE (Excellence in Clinical Innovation and Technology Evaluation) program hopes to change that by providing comprehensive pre- market assessments to enable new technologies to get to market faster, improving patient access.”

To read the full article, and to also learn what our EXCITE participants think about the program, click here.


Lily Lo

Lily manages the Procurement by Co-Design challenges to ensure effective collaboration between healthcare providers and vendors. See more…