• To promote the development and pre-clinical evaluation of innovative surgical procedures, biomaterials, implants and diagnostic tools for safe and improved patient treatment options.
  • To promote research and education through support of affiliate institutions’ Health Sciences, Engineering and Resident research programs.

Located at Civic Campus of The Ottawa Hospital, we provide:

  • State of the art equipment for destructive and non-destructive mechanical testing of native biological tissues, bioengineered materials, classical engineering materials, medical devices, and implants.
  • Biomedical engineering expertise and facilities to develop in-vitro testing models, cadaveric and model organism experiments, and simulations.