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Call for posters: MeDe Innovation Annual Conference 2017

October 26, 2016

Abstract submissions are invited from researchers within the MeDe Innovation community for short oral presentations combined with a poster presentation. We would particularly like to receive abstracts describing research secondments, training secondments, collaborative research between academic partners, cross disciplinary research, international research collaborations and collaborative research with clinical and industry partners. Our 1 minute poster […]

PhD studentship – Surgery and Interventional Science (University College London)

October 25, 2016

Applications are invited from suitably qualified graduates for a PhD studentship (3 years) based within Dr Deepak Kalaskar’s patient specific medical implant and device (PSMID) research group, part of the Centre for Nanotechnology and Tissue engineering and multidisciplinary research facility at UCL, with a focus on patient specific implants and device design. Working within the […]

University of Leeds awarded £3.7m to fund knee therapy research

September 30, 2016

The University of Leeds has been awarded £3.7m by the EPSRC to develop novel testing methods for new knee therapies to treat osteoarthritis and other conditions. The research at Leeds will be led by Professor Ruth Wilcox, Director of the Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering, and will aim to develop novel testing methods for new knee […]

Leeds: University of the Year 2017

September 23, 2016

The University of Leeds has been named University of the Year 2017 by The Times and The Sunday Times’ Good University Guide. Chosen by a distinguished panel, the Guide showcases the excellent student experience at Leeds. “Outstanding student satisfaction levels do not happen by accident and reflect the emphasis placed here on getting the student […]

Med Tech Industry urged to bid in partnership for £100,000 proof-of-concept funding

September 22, 2016

Medical technology companies working in Regenerative Devices and Medical Devices with Enhanced Regenerative Functions are being urged to co-develop new translational research proposals with academia for a newly launched funding call by the Medical Technologies IKC.  Grants of up to £100,000 are available for successful collaborative proposals. Following a successful portfolio of translational projects, the […]