Product Development & Training

Conduct research studies, product development, and hands-on training in our state-of-the-art bio-skills lab and educational facility.

At CESI, we provide medical device companies, pharmaceutical companies, and industry partners the space, equipment, subject matter experts, services, and event management necessary for successful hands-on training, research and development, and medical education.

CESI helps you: 

  • Launch products with greater confidence
  • Accelerate research and development
  • Build evidence for the efficacy and safety of your products
  • Get fresh insight into your healthcare customers
  • Train sales and marketing teams
  • Achieve higher quality outcomes for patients and your organization

Our Services

CESI offers a comprehensive range of services to ensure you launch a product that is safe, effective, and innovative. 

Research & Development

• Concept Evaluation
• Device/System Beta Testing
• Human Factor Studies
• VOC Feedback

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Training & Launch Support

• Hands-on bio-skills training
• Marketing & sales education, including curriculum and content development
• Showcases & demonstrations
• Executive consultation

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Access to Experts from Diverse Organizations

Our integration with Hartford HealthCare gives us direct access to clinicians within the health system. Depending on the needs of your program, we actively recruit from a wide range of practicing surgeons, physicians, engineers, and other specialists for valuable testing, research, and feedback. Our experts provide more than a customer perspective. They are collaborative partners through every stage, offering guidance, recommending solutions, and advancing your product.

Corporate Clients

CESI has a strong track record of engaging with corporate clients across industries, including insurance, pharmaceutical and medical device companies.

A one-stop shop for research, development, testing and training   

CESI is an ideal environment for innovation, R&D support, and education.

Versatile facility with wet labs, educational space, and lounge areas

  • 16 spacious bio skills workstations (10 of which are A/V enabled)
  • Comfortable locker rooms and lounge areas
  • 75-seat interactive amphitheater
  • Eight A/V-enabled classrooms of various sizes
  • Secure space with badge-only access and private loading dock 

State-of-the-art equipment

  • Fluoroscopy capability
  • DaVinci robot

Advanced audio/visual system for real-time collaboration

  • High-definition livestreaming
  • Connect to lab on-site and remotely 

End-to-end lab support

  • On-site instrument processing
  • Complete tissue sourcing, preparation, storage and disposition

Concierge services

  • Event planning and logistics support, including transportation, catering, hotel, and parking

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