The success of this program is dependent on the unique partnership between the University and industry experts. This is a platform for both parties to exchange information and learn from each other. Faculty participating in the program are expected to engage in active learning which will require experimenting in areas that are not part of the traditional academic curriculum. You will need to learn about and reflect on ways to get your drug or device through regulatory approval, you will have to find out how your ‘product’ would be paid. This is a program about product development and you will have to learn and practice key components of it. The program will bring in key expertise from industry to help you navigate your path. Program directors and project managers will be available along the way to support your learning and identify resources.