OCTRI Pilot Project Awards 2018

Each year, OCTRI awards pilot project funding to exceptional clinical and translational research projects and joins with strategic partners to leverage these resources across OHSU.

Biomedical Innovation Program Awardees

The Biomedical Innovation Program (BIP) is designed to accelerate the movement of healthcare technologies from academia to the marketplace. In 2018, OCTRI will fund three collaborative, innovative pilot projects that address significant health problems. The BIP is a partnership between OCTRI and the OHSU Office of Technology Transfer & Business Development (TTBD), with additional funding and support from industry partners, Welch-Allyn, and GE Healthcare.

Luiz Bertassoni

EndoGel: A smart-material system for regenerative dental applications

Kimberly Hutchison

Novel mouth sealer to decrease oral leaking and improve compliance with nasal CPAP for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)

David Sheridan

HydraSense: Non-invasive dehydration monitoring