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University Partnerships

University Partnerships

Our relationships with universities and institutes allow us to partner with leading innovators from around the world to bring together the best minds to understand unmet healthcare needs, generate new ideas and solve challenges. 

Our mission to save and sustain lives guides us in these activities and inspires our commitment to explore new products and therapies for healthcare professionals and their patients.

In the pursuit of our mission and to support the demand for high-quality products and new impactful therapies, we have a research and development group that continually seeks to work with universities and institutes around the world. Our partnerships are an opportunity for researchers to collaborate in creating life changing therapies and products.

Partnerships in the News

Baxter and the International Society of Nephrology Announce a Collaboration to Address Growing Prevalence of Kidney Disease

Baxter, a global innovator in renal care, and the International Society of Nephrology (ISN) announced a partnership to advance chronic kidney disease (CKD) awareness and help improve access to therapy, particularly in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC) – commonly referenced as emerging markets – where the disease prevalence is growing the fastest. The collaboration will support greater disease and therapy research and education, as well as work to help establish better care models that support high standards of care at a lower cost in LMIC. 

Baxter and MATTER Healthcare Incubator Partner on Patient-Driven Innovation

Baxter and MATTER, a Chicago-based healthcare incubator and innovation community, announced a new collaboration to drive forward innovation focused on improving the value and quality of healthcare. The collaboration will bring together Baxter’s strategy and product development teams and MATTER’s network of entrepreneurs and innovators to help advance new ideas, products and technology that can make a meaningful difference in healthcare.

Baxter and Mayo Clinic Launch Research and Development Collaboration to Transform Patient Care

Baxter and Mayo Clinic announced a new research and development collaboration to advance innovation across a spectrum of therapeutic areas where there are high unmet patient needs. The collaboration will bring together the clinical and development expertise at Baxter and Mayo Clinic, where clinicians and researchers will work side-by-side to advance new technologies and therapies that transform patient care. The first project will focus on kidney disease, with additional projects planned in other areas.

Baxter, Ramot at Tel Aviv University and Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Partner to Bring New Surgical Innovations Worldwide

Baxter and Tel Aviv University (TAU), through Ramot, its Business Engagement Center, announced new licensing agreements including global joint research efforts to evaluate multiple technologies currently under development at the university, as well as at Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center (TASMC). Baxter will collaborate with TAU and TASMC to help bring the early-stage research to commercialization with the goal of bringing to market the latest innovations in surgical care.