Formerly MedRIST, UHN’s Business Innovation Unit has evolved to focus on the new realities of the clinical research, health care, and business environments. Our renewed mission allows us to assist researchers bring their ideas from the laboratory and into the world.

We do this through unmatched technical expertise in clinical research operations, deep knowledge of the provincial & Canadian clinical research sectors, and extensive experience guiding strategic initiatives for organizations across health research, commercialization & business, and innovation pathways.

Our mission is to improve the quality & productivity of clinical research, and encouraging a culture of innovation, responsibility, and accountability within the clinical research community.