Hamilton Ecosystem to Accelerate and Leverage Trials of Health Innovation

Hamilton Ecosystem to Accelerate & Leverage Trials of Health Innovation (HEALTHI)

Leverage up to $15,000 in funding to work directly with the Research Administration groups at Hamilton Health Sciences or The Research Institute at St. Joe’s Hamilton to create the pre-trial protocols and documents required to undertake a commercialization project or clinical trial in one of Canada’s leading research hospitals.


  • Access world-class researchers, clinicians and facilities
  • Accelerate your product commercialization timelines
  • Leverage up to $15,000* in funding from NRC-IRAP (*minimum $2,500 company contribution required)

Who Should Apply

  • Canadian, incorporated companies
  • Working on commercializing an innovative technology at TRL-6 (or above)
  • Demonstrated commitment to commercializing innovation with a clear clinical application
  • Interest in undertaking a clinical trial or collaborative project with a research hospital


HEALTHI operates under a rolling application intake and will be accepting applications until March 31, 2023, or until funds are fully committed.

Applications: OPEN




Have a question? Contact us

Alex Muggah, Director
Synapse Life Science Consortium

905.667.2606 | [email protected]

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