Clinical Validation Services

Clinical Consultation

The CLIP can match you with relevant Key Opinion Leaders or Subject Matter Experts in the following fields:

  • Orthopedics
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Prehabilitation & enhanced recovery
  • Plastic surgery
  • Trauma
  • Critical Care

Product demonstrations and testing

With access to the large stakeholder population of the McGill University Health Centre, the CLIP can assist in comparative and summative marketing tests for late stage technologies.

R&D Labs

CLIP is equipped with medical grade and industrial 3D printers for rapid prototyping and laboratory based testing.

Additional services include fluorescent microscopy and tissue culture.

Space Services

Lounge Access

Access to a collision space to meet and discuss ideas with other innovators

Open Concept Offices

A workstation in our collaborative working environment

Closed Office

A private office for 1-2 people

Prototype Lab

  • Access to 3D printers
  • Prototyping Equipment and supplies
  • Scientific air
  • Vacuum

Chemistry Lab

  • Fume hood
  • Ventilation arms
  • Lab equipment
  • Scientific air
  • Vacuum

Biological Tissue Lab

  • Sterilizable environment
  • Scientific air
  • Vacuum

Meeting Rooms

  • For up to 6 people
  • Projector, screen and podium
  • Zoom room capabilities
  • Barco wireless presentation system
  • Reconfigurable walls to create a larger space
  • For up to 2 people
  • TV and AV equipment
  • Zoom room capabilities
  • For up to 2 people
  • TV and AV equipment
  • Zoom room capabilities

Partner Services

McConnell Centre for Innovative Medicine (CIM)

The McConnell Centre for Innovative Medicine (CIM) at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) provides a full range of clinical trail services in its state-of-the-art environment. The CIM includes two research centres at both the Glen Site and Montreal General Hospital.

RI-MUHC staff members can offer expertise in clinical trials management, quality control monitoring, project management of multicentre trials, data management, statistics, and assistance with on-site specialized equipment.

Experimental Operating Room

The McConnell Centre for Innovative Medicine is equipped with a fully functional Experimental Operating Room. Strategically placed in the main operating room area of the Royal Victoria Hospital in the MUHC, this fully functional Experimental Operating Room was designed specifically for simulation and can accommodate a variety of simulation activities in the context of clinical research.

Our staff’s expertise includes project management, quality assurance, training in clinical research Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Good Clinical Practice (GCP), and technical assistance with data collection and video editing.

Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning

The Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning is an interprofessional centre of excellence that uses the latest medical simulation technologies to enhance the skills of health care professionals. With world-class facilities occupying 31,000 square feet, they are able to reproduce authentic health care settings to offer a highly immersive, realistic, and safe environment. The facility includes :

  • Conference rooms
  • Debriefing rooms
  • High-fidelity simulation room
  • Clinical examination rooms
  • Operating room
  • Simulated patient ward
  • Technical skills room
  • Simulated apartment
  • Virtual reality trainer room