We are the catalyst for accelerating the translation of research, discovery and clinical innovation into products and partnerships for a healthier world.

Commercialization at UHN is driven by purpose, motivated by our core values, and achieved through our strategic priorities.

Our Purpose

Enable and lead commercialization and industry partnership for a healthier world

Our Values

- Maximize health impact globally
- Secure fair value for sustainability and re-investment
- Elevate Canada as a world destination for life science commercialization

Our Strategic Priorities

We accelerate the commercial success of our most promising innovations and clinical
capabilities:
- Focusing on growing spin-offs, partnerships and licensing opportunities
- Expanding commercialization funding programs and connecting to promising discoveries
- Connecting discoveries to our clinical trial capabilities

We empower a thriving commercialization culture:
- Within UHN hospitals, research institutes and foundations
- For industry, investors, partners and the life sciences ecosystem

We attract and retain world-class commercialization talent:
- Leveraging the unique talents of our diverse team to achieve our strategic goals
- Fostering a healthy, collaborative and engaging work environment

Our Purpose

Enable and lead commercialization and industry partnership for a healthier world

Our Values

- Maximize health impact globally
- Secure fair value for sustainability and re-investment
- Elevate Canada as a world destination for life science commercialization

Our Strategic
Priorities

We accelerate the commercial success of our most promising innovations and clinical capabilities:
- Focusing on growing spin-offs, partnerships and licensing opportunities
- Expanding commercialization funding programs and connecting to promising discoveries
- Connecting discoveries to our clinical trial capabilities

We empower a thriving commercialization culture:
- Within UHN hospitals, research institutes and foundations
- For industry, investors, partners and the life sciences ecosystem

We attract and retain world-class commercialization talent:
- Leveraging the unique talents of our diverse team to achieve our strategic goals
- Fostering a healthy, collaborative and engaging work environment

Commercialization Lives Here™

It lives in all of us, in the heart of every researcher, clinician, fundraiser, investor and partner. It inspires us to create a culture where the most promising innovations can have the greatest impact for patients.

Download the Commercialization at UHN Strategic plan HERE.