CSTAR excels at closing the gap between medical device innovation and clinical implementation through research, validation and simulation training. In doing so, health care teams and patients have improved access to leading-edge, rigorously tested medical device technologies that are safely and competently applied to patient care.

CSTAR is a collaborative research and education program of LHSC (London Health Sciences Center), Lawson (Lawson Health Research Institute), Western (The University of Western Ontario) and St. Joseph's (St. Joseph's Health Care), all located in London, Ontario, Canada.