Driving Medical Device Innovation in the Southeast

The Global Center for Medical Innovation (GCMI) is the Southeast’s first and only comprehensive medical device innovation center, dedicated to accelerating development, building businesses and improving health.
GCMI’s core team of designers and engineers collaborate closely with startups, clinicians, researchers, new product development teams and medtech entrepreneurs to accelerate time to market while reducing costs. The independent, non-profit organization has a robust and ever-growing network of experts, including intellectual property, regulatory, quality systems and investors, to help bring ideas from concept to market.

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From a seed fund program for start-ups to an apprentice program training the next generation of medical device engineers, GCMI fosters innovation.


Tap into GCMI’s multidisciplinary ecosystem of expertise and resources that nurture, educate and support medical device development.


GCMI’s 12,000 square foot medical device prototyping facility includes advanced fabrication, assembly, machining and small-volume manufacturing equipment, as well as Class 10K and 100K cleanrooms.


The Center helps users enhance product development, shorten time to market, and potentially achieve significant cost savings throughout the process.

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Atlanta, GA 30318

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