The Odd Couple: The Role of Collaboration and Cost Control in Medical Device Innovation

Reza Moridi

By Reza Moridi, Ontario’s Minister of Research and Innovation Does cost control stifle or inspire innovation in the healthcare sector? While we might instinctively assume that unlimited funding would be an enormous benefit, it is my belief that the necessity of working within tightly controlled budgets and a regulatory framework can, in fact, breed invention. “Big Government” and bold government are not the same. Bold governments, like Ontario’s, can spur invention b...
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