The Philadelphia Pediatric Medical Device Consortium, or PPDC, aims to assist pediatric medical device innovators along the pathway from concept to commercialization. We provide innovators with the assistance and support needed to commercialize their technologies to improve pediatric medicine.
The PPDC is very excited to introduce its new online forum! We hope this forum will increase engagement and awareness of available tools to develop and commercialize pediatric devices.
The PPDC is proud to have an active membership composed of innovators and luminaries with a diverse range of clinical, scienctific, and industry experience. Members share the PPDC goal to bring pediatric medical devices to market.
Membership benefits include:
Active forum topics
News & Events
The JPOD, located within the University of Pennsylvania's Pennovation Center, is a networking hub which includes a secure telecommunications conferencing system to connect regional innovators to the Johnson & Johnson Innovation network.
PPDC Sponsored Project Proposals
Now Accepting Applications!
The PPDC is now accepting White Paper Applications for the 2018-19 Round of its Sponsored Project Proposals! Up to $250,000 in awards are available for the commercialization of novel pediatric medical devices. To be eligible to apply, please sign up for a free membership.
Request For Applications - Instructions