The University of Alberta Health Accelerator at TEC Edmonton supports and inspires professional, entrepreneurial and commercial activities within the health sciences.
The UAlberta Health Accelerator has two streams:
- Primary Investigator / Researcher stream
Focuses on identifying and advancing early-stage commercial opportunities derived from UAlberta health-science research and discovery programs.
Provides professional development to UAlberta graduate and postgraduate learners, in business, innovation and entrepreneurship using course-based and experiential learning.
The UAlberta Health Accelerator delivers mentoring, targeted programming, and access to world-class laboratory, office and collaboration space located at TEC Edmonton in Edmonton’s innovation corridor.
The UAlberta Health Accelerator will develop a new cohort of faculty entrepreneurs and business-minded trainees. Equipped with knowledge and skills, they will create new health technologies that will improve and save lives around the world.