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Partner news: Simpleware and Corin developing personalised hip replacements

Partner news: Simpleware and Corin developing personalised hip replacements

March 30, 2017

The Exeter-based Simpleware product group, part of Synopsys, Inc., is helping the Corin Group achieve breakthroughs in personalising total hip replacement (THR). Simpleware software is being used for patient-specific computational modelling and the development of Corin’s OPS™ (Optimized Positioning System) in an effort to improve surgical outcomes. Corin’s OPS™ technology now enables the surgeon to […] Read more …

Med tech sector invited to voice opinion into Government audit

Med tech sector invited to voice opinion into Government audit

March 27, 2017

Professionals working in the med tech sector are being urged to complete an online survey to map out local research, innovation and infrastructure strengths across the UK. The survey will contribute to a Science and Innovation Audit (SIA) on behalf of the Department for Business, Energy and Industry Strategy, to understand the Leeds City Region’s […] Read more …

PhD studentship – Orthopaedic Implant Technology (University College London)

PhD studentship – Orthopaedic Implant Technology (University College London)

February 22, 2017

Join the exciting area of bioengineering research to help innovate orthopaedic implant technology. This fully funded studentship will enable you to work in the leading implant retrieval research group, at the largest university in Europe which is ranked 1st for Bioengineering. You will use state-of-the-art measurement technology and work with leading orthopaedic surgeons to develop […] Read more …

Deadline for abstracts for ATREUM now extended

Deadline for abstracts for ATREUM now extended

February 14, 2017

The ETERM team are pleased to announce that the deadline for ATREUM (Advancing Tissue and Regenerative Engineering in UK Medicine) has been extended. You can still be part of this exciting event by registering before February 17th. Accommodation and meals are included in the registration fee of £250. This unique 4 day event includes keynote […] Read more …

Upcoming Events

MeDe Innovation Fifth Annual Conference

January 18, 2018

Returning in 2018, the MeDe Innovation Annual Conference is a unique opportunity to access the latest developments in orthopaedic medical device manufacture. The conference brings together MeDe Innovation’s network of academics, industrialists, clinicians and regulatory body representatives through lively presentations, debate and poster sessions. The conference is open to anyone with an interest in the […] Read more …

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Growth stories: Katie Timms

Growth stories: Katie Timms

March 31, 2017

In 2016, MeDe Innovation funded 7 PhD students to undertake a secondment within the scope of our research. Our ‘Growth stories’ series gives an overview of their expereinces, and highlights how our funding is helping to develop their careers   Secondment: Research in Government and Parliament – Katie Timms   Why undertake a secondment?   […] Read more …

Looking forward: Dr Maria Katsikogianni

Looking forward: Dr Maria Katsikogianni

February 2, 2017

Our ‘Looking forward’ series gives an insight into the developing careers of MeDe Innovation community alumni, and how the programme has helped them to achieve their goals. The second blog in the series is from Dr Maria Katsikogianni, a Lecturer of Biomaterials Chemistry at the University of Bradford. Maria recently won the MeDe Innovation ‘Dragons […] Read more …

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