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Winners of the Seedcorn Funding Competition 2018

 The NIHR Brain Injury MedTech Co-operative is delighted to announce the winners of the Seedcorn Funding Competition 2018/2019 - Round 1. This competition has been established to support early development of novel technology-based solutions applicable to the brain injury pathway, from prevention of [...]

2018-09-03T08:34:07+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: News|

NIHR Roadshow for MedTech SMEs

The National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) and the NIHR Brain Injury MedTech Co-operative have organised a roadshow event for innovators on 16th October 2018 at the Bradfield Centre, a unique location located in the Cambridge  Science Park. Programme The roadshow is specifically [...]

2018-08-14T15:20:50+00:00August 14th, 2018|Categories: News|

New funding opportunities run by Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) on behalf Innovate UK

Up to a further £1.5 million to support developers of innovative medical devices, diagnostics and regulated digital health products. This competition briefing event is organised by Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) on behalf of Innovate UK and the Office for Life Sciences. The Office for [...]

2018-06-21T10:02:14+00:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: News|

The CW International Conference 2018: Thinking Beyond the Hype

Where do the genuine opportunities for business growth lie, now and in the future? We live in a world in which new technologies that have the potential to dramatically change our lives seem to appear on an almost weekly basis. Some of these technologies [...]

2018-05-29T09:07:11+00:00May 29th, 2018|Categories: News|

Professor Peter Hutchinson and Professor David Rowitch elected Fellows of The Academy of Medical Sciences

  We are delighted to announce that two of our Theme Leads, Professor Peter Hutchinson, Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Cambridge, and Professor David Rowitch, Professor of Paediatrics & Head of the Department of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge, have been elected to join the prestigious Fellowship of [...]

2018-05-21T09:26:48+00:00May 21st, 2018|Categories: News|

Strengthening partnerships between researchers, health professionals and policy makers: 1st UK Implementation Science Annual Research Conference (Thursday 19 July 2018)

About the conference This one-day conference will showcase the latest research in the field of implementation science applied to health and social care. It is the first research conference dedicated to implementation science to be held in the UK. The conference is an [...]

2018-05-10T14:07:00+00:00May 10th, 2018|Categories: News|