Members of the Medical Device Research Institute (MDRI) are experts in their given field with the facility to enter into contracts with commercial parties for research, development, testing, and application of medical devices and technologies. We have a number of existing collaborations with organisations and companies worldwide. The following services may be of interest to your organisation:

  • Contract Research Services
  • Collaborations / Partnerships
  • Expert Advice & Consultancy
  • Membership

For information on how you can collaborate with Institute researchers, please contact Jo Close (Manager of Strategic Development) by email at

An exciting collaboration also exists between the three SA Universities, NovitaTech and the Governement of South Australia. The Medical Device Partnering Program supports the development of cutting-edge medical devices through these unique collaborations and provides a mechanism for the development of prototypes, proof of concept and/or commercialisation planning for potential medical device products. For more information, visit the Medical Device Partnering Program website.

In addition to research services, Flinders Medical Devices offers access to equipment and facilities on campus.