Course Catalog and Schedule



NUvention: Medical Innovation II (formerly BIOT-916-0) (HEMA-916-0)
1.00 Credit
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Description:

This course counts toward the following majors: Biotechnology Management, Health Enterprise Management, Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Medical Innovation is a two-quarter sequence focused on the creation of innovations for the health industry. Students, guided by faculty and physicians from Kellogg and the Northwestern law, medical and engineering schools work in teams to develop medical products. Students experience the entire innovation life cycle from ideation to prototyping, legal protection, market sizing and business plan development. At the end of the course, the teams present their business plans to a panel of venture capitalists with the goal of securing funding and possible formation of a start-up. Key deliverables in this class include: “elevator pitch” to request prototype/pilot funding, prototype development, provisional patent application, FDA 510/K application and business plan presentation to venture capitalists. To enroll in this course, permission from the instructor is required before registration. Students must take both the fall and winter quarter courses, in sequence, and will earn 2.0 credits after successfully completing both courses. Note: This course may not be dropped after the first week of the quarter.

Prerequisites:
All Students: HEMA-915-0

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Academic Year Term   Course ID Title Sec ID   Credits Syl Instructor Times Campus Location Mand 1st Exam
2013-2014 Winter 2014 HEMA-916-0 NUvention: Medical Innovation II (formerly BIOT-916-0) 31 1 Sutter, Jr., William P. Wed 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Chicago Wieboldt (TBD) N