St. Michael’s Hospital offers its faculty, students and staff support in advancing promising research discoveries and developing new products.

When an invention is developed at the hospital, the inventor shall notify the Office of Research Administration by completing and submitting a disclosure form:

The hospital’s intellectual property policy applies to all principal investigators (scientists, associate scientists), clinicians, staff, persons with appointments at the hospital, students, postdoctoral fellows, visitors, and volunteers.  


For all enquires related to intellectual property and technology transfer, please contact:

Samar Saneinejad

Director, Strategic Projects
Office of the Vice-President, Research
Phone: 416-864-6060 Ext. 3486