Windsor-Essex has a significant history in life sciences-related research and development. The Schulich School of Medicine at the University of Windsor is educating the next generation of physicians. The local manufacturing capacity has been leveraged to support the production of medical devices.
St. Clair College is part of the one-of-a-kind Colleges Ontario Network for Industry Innovation (CONII) which focuses on solving real-world issues through applied research. In 2011, the Windsor-Essex Region was named one of the Top 7 Most Intelligent Communities in the World. Our approach to Health was a major factor!