News

The art of involving people in health innovation – Lessons and tips from the frontline

Screen Shot 2016-08-16 at 12.07.43Involving professionals, people who use health services and the wider public in developing and delivering new health projects can be a challenge. Guy’s and St Thomas’ Charity has turned its experience and insights from the frontline of patient and public involvement into a new guide with lessons and tips on how to achieve meaningful involvement.

The art of involving people in health innovation is a guide based on interviews with local health innovators behind some of the projects they have funded in recent years. It shares stories of making involvement work and tips to get best results.

Download the full guide


CPI Announces Start of National Centre for Healthcare Photonics Project

The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) has announced that the infrastructure design of the National Healthcare Photonics Centre has officially started. The centre is set to be opened in 2018, subject to full funding approval, and will be located at NETPark, County Durham.

The Centre for Process Innovation is a UK-based technology innovation centre and part of the High Value Manufacturing Catapult. They use applied knowledge in science and engineering combined with state of the art development facilities to enable partners to develop, prove, prototype and scale up the next generation of products and processes.

Please click here to access the full article.