Henry Ford Hospital Launches Innovation Institute in New Center (Model D)

March 06, 2012

Henry Ford Hospital's newly launched Innovation Institute promises to create one more center of entrepreneurial innovation focused on Detroit's emerging new economy. The $12 million initiative is focused on helping shape the future of healthcare by developing medical innovations pioneered at the New Center-based hospital. The Innovation Institute at Henry Ford Hospital is made possible from a partnership between Henry Ford Medical Group, the College for Creative Studies, the Smart Sensors and Integrated Microsystems Program at Wayne State University and The Henry Ford. "You really have to be proactive here," says Dr. Madhu Prasad, director of the Innovation Institute at Henry Ford Hospital and a senior staff surgeon. "Where is health care headed? What can we do?" Full Story