St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center

City: Phoenix

Amount: $100000

Award Date: 2019

Duration: 18 months

Program Area: Bioscience

Support for a project to develop a novel surgical Instrument with retraction force sensing; this device will combine the functions of multiple frequently used handheld surgical instruments, including one that measures applied force. This grant is awarded under the Flinn Foundation Translational Research Seed Grant Initiative to support research collaborations between basic scientists and clinical researchers.