"Creating devices to reduce the burden on healthcare staff and ease the pain of the patient."
Founder Kanika Bansal studied her Masters in Biomechanical Engineering at the University of Edinburgh.
MediCen Devise creates medical devices to reduce the burden on healthcare staff and ease the pain of the patient. They have developed an IV device that reduces the risk of infection. Their first product, IV Prev, prevents infections common in catheters by keeping the wound area sterilized at all times.
With support from LAUNCH.ed Kanika became a Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE) Enterprise Fellow, secured a SMART Award from Scottish Enterprise and won several competitions and was successful in receiving support from Converge Challenge, SIE and Scottish EDGE. Thanks to LAUNCH.ed Kanika also secured a Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur visa.