Types of Partnerships

A partnership for every interest. Potential affiliates interested in partnering with Biodesign are welcome to peruse our website to see the nature of events, educational programs, fellowships, and courses that we provide. Types of partnerships we have had in the past include Corporate, Community and Venture Partners. We also accept in kind donations of medical equipment and services.

Our partners interact with us in many ways, including

  • Sponsoring Research in Medical Device Innovation
  • Donations to the Biodesign Collaboratory (equipment, materials)
  • Mentorship of our students and fellows
  • Specific funding for events, programs, projects and initiatives
  • Speaking in our courses and community events
  • Offering externships for our Innovation Fellows
  • Providing incubator space for post-fellow project completion


Christine Kurihara
(650) 723-9645