ECHO Program

Applications Due

August 1, 2019

Program Begins

October 7, 2019
MaRS West Tower (661 University Ave)


Entrepreneurship for Cardiovascular Health Opportunities (ECHO): CALL FOR APPLICATIONS 


We are pleased to announce a call for applications for the 2019-2020 ECHO program!

Based in Toronto, ECHO is a 12-month intensive training program led by veteran entrepreneurs and high-calibre consultants across a variety of sectors. Comprised of a unique combination of five complementary modules, ECHO provides innovators of cardiovascular technologies with entrepreneurship training, mentorship, and networking opportunities, and the chance to pitch for start-up funding from a $250,000 pool.

Please visit our webpage at for program details, brochure, instructions and application forms.

If you have any questions regarding ECHO, please contact Soror Sharifpoor (

ECHO is organized and funded by the Translational Biology and Engineering Program (TBEP) – the University of Toronto component of the Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research – in partnership with the Health Innovation Hub (H2i), a University of Toronto campus-linked accelerator.