In the News


New $500K SmartZone grant to spur medical device development in Grand Rapids

January 18, 2019

The effort will enable GVSU, the AMDI and MediSurge to gain understanding for applying 3-D printing technology to the medical device industry to improve the product development process.

University and Community First to Partner in Midwest to Utilize Innovative 3D Additive Manufacturing Technology to Explore Applications in Medical Device Manufacturing

January 17, 2019

Grand Valley State University and the applied Medical Device Institute awarded half-million-dollar grant from the Grand Rapids SmartZone for two-and-a-half-year investigation into the use of 3D printing for final medical device manufacturing

New effort in GR for 3D printing for medical devices

January 17, 2019

Grand Valley officials say the installation is the first in the midwest to use Carbon 3D printing on campus.

Up-and-coming med device firms exemplify industry's rise in West Michigan

November 25, 2018

The design changes, made at applied Medical Device Institute in Grand Rapids, improved camera images for the surgical trainer

Accelerating Development: Medical device firms turn to GVSU institute for R&D help

November 25, 2018

The Sterilogy system is one of many projects aMDI has worked on in just a few years

GVSU Students Develop Hand Sanitizing Product For Health Care Workers

November 9, 2018

The aMDI team that developed the system included graduate assistants, undergraduate students and a professor, Karl Brakora, from the School of Engineering

GVSU group develops system to reduce hospital infections

November 8, 2018

aMDI & Sterilogy develop hospital hygiene system

GVSU group develops system to reduce hospital infections and increase sanitation

November 8, 2018

The three-device system was designed for nurses, doctors and other health care workers who come in direct contact with patients

SBIR/STTR Training July 2018

July 12, 2018

aMDI organizes training on applying for SBIR/STTR grants

MedDevice Forum 2018

May 22, 2018

aMDI leads panel at the first ever MedDevice Forum in Grand Rapids

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